Top news of the week: 22.09.2020.

#ClaireCummings #FutureofCAP #GreenRecovery #biodiversity #ecosystems #food #geneticengineering #EUFarm2Fork #IndustrialAg #sustainability

Future Of Food

On Sep 18, 2020
@Greenpeace shared
RT @GreenpeaceEU: For all the talk of #GreenRecovery, the EU's farming plan could just be business as usual, and bad news for: 👨🏽‍🌾small farms 🌍climate 🐝nature 🧑🏼‍⚕️public health 🐷animal welfare EU money must help the move to ecological farming #EUFarm2Fork #FutureofCAP https://t.co/yCG2ReD8VK
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A Green Recovery for EU Agriculture

A Green Recovery for EU Agriculture

198 political decision-makers, business leaders, trade associations, NGOs, and think tanks have come together demanding a Green Recovery for Agriculture.

On Sep 17, 2020
@SusFoodTrust shared
A recent study reveals just how damaging conventional farming is to our soil, and the resulting threat it causes to #food security, #biodiversity levels, and whole #ecosystems. Alternative farming practices, however, can help reverse this trend https://t.co/jHu2Wlw8o7
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90% of conventionally farmed soils are thinning, study finds

90% of conventionally farmed soils are thinning, study finds

A study spanning 38 countries concludes that soil erosion is a critical threat to future of food production, and urgent action is needed to prevent further loss

On Sep 15, 2020
@annalappe shared
Join me 9/25 as I talk about my dad, genetic engineering, and the future of food with some of my favorite women in the world. Register here: https://t.co/3QaD4j1Yn0 And read this to learn the back story: https://t.co/dNWxg3I0pz
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The Pacific Declaration: 20 Years Later

The Pacific Declaration: 20 Years Later

'We need new strategies and frameworks for protecting the planet’s genetic integrity for future generations.'

On Sep 21, 2020
@nytimes shared
Neither plant nor animal, mushrooms have confounded humans since ancient times. Now, they’re a reminder of our tenuous place in an uncertain world. https://t.co/wqdeChws1h
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Mushrooms, the Last Survivors

Mushrooms, the Last Survivors

Neither plant nor animal, mushrooms have confounded humans since ancient times. Now, they’re a reminder of our tenuous place in an uncertain world.

On Sep 18, 2020
@FarmingFutures shared
2020 @Elanco Layer Conference - Shaping the Future: Salmonella protection from Pullet to Plate Online 24 Sept, 12.00pm https://t.co/EBUUGJOc5g @BFREPA
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Shaping the Future: Salmonella protection from Pullet to Plate

Shaping the Future: Salmonella protection from Pullet to Plate

The programme for the day is as follows: Welcome Introduction Nigel Barden 12:00 – 1:30pm Plenary Session Food Safety Leadership David Heckman, Elanco Lion Code – continuing to …

On Sep 15, 2020
@annalappe shared
Join me 9/25 as I talk about my dad, genetic engineering, and the future of food with some of my favorite women in the world. Register here: https://t.co/3QaD4j1Yn0 And read this to learn the back story: https://t.co/dNWxg3I0pz
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Anna Lappé with Claire Cummings, Rebecca Spector, and Melissa Nelson

Anna Lappé with Claire Cummings, Rebecca Spector, and Melissa Nelson

Saturday, November 2 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm - Join TNS Host Steve Heilig in a conversation with Anna Lappé as well as author Claire Cummings, The Center for Food Safety’s Rebecca Spector, ...

On Sep 16, 2020
@DaniNierenberg shared
Pollution and land consolidation is hurting small farmers caused by #IndustrialAg. @SustainableIowa is reimagining farmland in IA, providing affordable land for farmers who focus on #sustainability. https://t.co/gmKW90z3fK
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How a Land Trust in Iowa is Combatting Big Ag

How a Land Trust in Iowa is Combatting Big Ag

The Sustainable Iowa Land Trust works with small farmers in Iowa, helping them get affordable access to land that they can farm sustainably.

On Sep 15, 2020
@SusFoodTrust shared
The UK’s first #CitizensAssembly on #NetZero concludes that supporting #farmers should be the government’s number one priority https://t.co/zBmz4bSE55 It’s time to honour #democracy, support our farmers and protect our planet. To learn more, click here: https://t.co/GKmz3F0CfV https://t.co/epzc5K4tcv
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Net zero carbon: How to make sustainable farming pay

Net zero carbon: How to make sustainable farming pay

Net zero carbon: How to make sustainable farming pay