Food

Monthly report: January 2019

This month, The Essentials Report, has curated & analyzed the content published by 138 influencers like Soil Association and Food+Tech Connect, discussing hashtags such as #biodiversefood , #foodtech and #Farming.
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Best articles in January 2019

Do Cows Dream Of Robot Milkers? The Unintended Consequences Of Smart Farming

On Jan 3, 2019
@AgFunder shared
Do #Cows Dream Of Robot Milkers? The Unintended Consequences Of #Smart #Farming https://t.co/Nah1wxLNrD https://t.co/8eopSIFUtc
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Yes, smart farming is the future of agriculture. But what about the side effects of this technological disruption?

www.forbes.com
On Jan 3, 2019
@AgFunder shared
Do #Cows Dream Of Robot Milkers? The Unintended Consequences Of #Smart #Farming https://t.co/Nah1wxLNrD https://t.co/8eopSIFUtc
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Do Cows Dream Of Robot Milkers? The Unintended Consequences Of Smart Farming

Yes, smart farming is the future of agriculture. But what about the side effects of this technological disruption?

The Future of Food is Biodiverse

On Jan 10, 2019
@foodtechconnect shared
The Future of Food is Biodiverse https://t.co/9OgywKsXSz @mikel_ee @thefuturemkt #biodiversefood https://t.co/TYlLKlP2iA
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Biodiversity is crucial to the health of our food supply and it sits at the intersection of taste and sustainability. Biodiverse food is sustainable food.

foodtechconnect.com
On Jan 10, 2019
@foodtechconnect shared
The Future of Food is Biodiverse https://t.co/9OgywKsXSz @mikel_ee @thefuturemkt #biodiversefood https://t.co/TYlLKlP2iA
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The Future of Food is Biodiverse

Biodiversity is crucial to the health of our food supply and it sits at the intersection of taste and sustainability. Biodiverse food is sustainable food.

Sustainable Intensification May Be the Future of Agriculture

On Jan 25, 2019
@DaniNierenberg shared
RT @pivotbio: Enjoyed this @FoodTank podcast with @DaniNierenberg & @julespretty1: “Let’s make more from the agricultural land that we have, in a way that doesn’t do harm, but actively does good” We’re on board! https://t.co/Uz43zdOXae
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Jules Pretty believes sustainability and intensification can work together in the future of agriculture, only if stakeholders receive the support they need across the food system.

foodtank.com
On Jan 25, 2019
@DaniNierenberg shared
RT @pivotbio: Enjoyed this @FoodTank podcast with @DaniNierenberg & @julespretty1: “Let’s make more from the agricultural land that we have, in a way that doesn’t do harm, but actively does good” We’re on board! https://t.co/Uz43zdOXae
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Sustainable Intensification May Be the Future of Agriculture

Jules Pretty believes sustainability and intensification can work together in the future of agriculture, only if stakeholders receive the support they need across the food system.

How Crop Trust is Safeguarding The World’s Crops & Plants

On Jan 11, 2019
@foodtechconnect shared
How @CropTrust is preserving the world's crops and plants https://t.co/TiKhu2n1rO #biodiversefood #foodtech
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The Crop Trust's Marie Haga talks to us about why crop diversity is critical to to safeguarding the genetic material scientists need to develop new crops.

foodtechconnect.com
On Jan 11, 2019
@foodtechconnect shared
How @CropTrust is preserving the world's crops and plants https://t.co/TiKhu2n1rO #biodiversefood #foodtech
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How Crop Trust is Safeguarding The World’s Crops & Plants

The Crop Trust's Marie Haga talks to us about why crop diversity is critical to to safeguarding the genetic material scientists need to develop new crops.

Ever Since Haile Thomas Was 10, She’s Worked to Change the Way Kids Think About Food

On Jan 24, 2019
@foodprintorg shared
Haile Thomas (@hailevthomas) has personally helped over 15,000 kids learn about how their food choices impact personal health through her nonprofit @thehappyorg. And she's only 18. #impressed https://t.co/uVE5GrrUkd
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Meet the extremely driven Haile Thomas, an 18-year-old food activist who started a foudation dedicated to helping children and adults eat more healthfully.

foodprint.org
On Jan 24, 2019
@foodprintorg shared
Haile Thomas (@hailevthomas) has personally helped over 15,000 kids learn about how their food choices impact personal health through her nonprofit @thehappyorg. And she's only 18. #impressed https://t.co/uVE5GrrUkd
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Ever Since Haile Thomas Was 10, She’s Worked to Change the Way Kids Think About Food

Meet the extremely driven Haile Thomas, an 18-year-old food activist who started a foudation dedicated to helping children and adults eat more healthfully.

Fancy a sip of 3D-printed whisky?

On Jan 24, 2019
@TheEconomist shared
Fancy a sip of “3D-printed whisky”? From @1843mag https://t.co/rtbuzC9tiW
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A lab in San Francisco claims its artificial whisky rivals the real thing. Henry Wilkins pours himself a glass

www.1843magazine.com
On Jan 24, 2019
@TheEconomist shared
Fancy a sip of “3D-printed whisky”? From @1843mag https://t.co/rtbuzC9tiW
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Fancy a sip of 3D-printed whisky?

A lab in San Francisco claims its artificial whisky rivals the real thing. Henry Wilkins pours himself a glass

General Mills on Why Biodiversity is Key to Success

On Jan 9, 2019
@AgFunder shared
@GeneralMills on Why #Biodiversity is Key to Success https://t.co/fGkFUn8urw @foodtechconnect https://t.co/IaWVpW7QeW
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Shauna Sadowski, Head of Sustainability for the Natural & Organic Operating Unit at General Mills, on why biodiversity is critical to the company's success. 

foodtechconnect.com
On Jan 9, 2019
@AgFunder shared
@GeneralMills on Why #Biodiversity is Key to Success https://t.co/fGkFUn8urw @foodtechconnect https://t.co/IaWVpW7QeW
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General Mills on Why Biodiversity is Key to Success

Shauna Sadowski, Head of Sustainability for the Natural & Organic Operating Unit at General Mills, on why biodiversity is critical to the company's success. 

Institute for the Future on Designing For Resilient Futures

On Jan 29, 2019
@foodtechconnect shared
[email protected] talks to us about designing for resilient futures -- and why biodiversity is a key part of it https://t.co/UVDljz9X2y #biodiversefood #foodtech https://t.co/wVTDVMDsQk
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Institute for the Future talks about its foresight research & how biodiversity creates new opportunities for human and planetary health, flavor & business.

foodtechconnect.com
On Jan 29, 2019
@foodtechconnect shared
[email protected] talks to us about designing for resilient futures -- and why biodiversity is a key part of it https://t.co/UVDljz9X2y #biodiversefood #foodtech https://t.co/wVTDVMDsQk
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Institute for the Future on Designing For Resilient Futures

Institute for the Future talks about its foresight research & how biodiversity creates new opportunities for human and planetary health, flavor & business.

Top Influencers

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We are the UK's leading organic food and farming charity and certification body. Good food for all is a right, not a privilege.

Follow 86.3k Followers

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Site of record for food tech and innovation. Events, research, job board, more. Newsletter: https://t.co/tAVW8IQOv9 Managed by @dhgisme + @nina_meijers

Follow 34.9k Followers

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Online VC platform investing in #foodtech and #agtech to transform our food system; $34M+ in deals since 2014; Press: NYT, FT, WSJ, TechCrunch @500Startups alum

Follow 19.0k Followers

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Daily news source about the U.S. food system. James Beard Foundation Publication of the Year. Support independent media, subscribe: https://t.co/J7iWhIAY8E

Follow 85.1k Followers

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A global voice for the Sustainable Food Movement, founded by Patrick Holden. Discussing the transition to a sustainable food future and True Cost Accounting.

Follow 19.9k Followers

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Join Food Tank today, because together we'll change the food system! @DaniNierenberg, President. Sign-Up: https://t.co/uVb9OzynCy

Follow 194.0k Followers

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Cultivating conversation about sustainable food. GRACE is also home to: https://t.co/SZf5z4EJcA, https://t.co/xYjeY5bilE & https://t.co/eSTMXaE3Ts

Follow 49.6k Followers

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@FoodTank Founder and President. Email me: [email protected] Join the fight for a better food system: https://t.co/uVb9OzynCy

Follow 236.8k Followers

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MD/PhD, Co-Founder & Chair, Stordalen Foundation. Founder&President, EAT Foundation. Tweets on food, climate & health, sustainable business. Young Global Leader

Follow 23.8k Followers

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Good, clean, fair food for all.

Follow 526.6k Followers

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#TurnYourNoseUp at factory pig farms! Watch the video, post a selfie & share with your friends! For more information, visit: https://t.co/HNeUhjrHJb

Follow 9.6k Followers

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News and analysis with a global perspective. Subscribe here: https://t.co/owztJzwlmm

Follow 19.4M Followers

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We're an independent global campaigning organisation acting to change attitudes and behaviour, to protect the environment and promote peace.

Follow 1.6M Followers

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Senior food & agriculture reporter at @politico; lover of happy hours, the Pacific Northwest & GAO reports. Say hi: hbottemiller/@/politico/./com

Follow 13.5k Followers

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Our mission is to conserve the lands and waters on which all life depends. Working in 69 countries, all 50 U.S. states and your backyard.

Follow 766.5k Followers

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#HIV/#AIDS & #Nutrition, @WFP; @JohnsHopkinsSPH; #climatechange #health #gender #youth Views are my own https://t.co/68CizgVqEh …

Follow 119.6k Followers

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We support economic justice for the family-scale farming community – partnered with consumers – backing ecologically produced local, organic and authentic food.

Follow 52.9k Followers

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Author of Cooked; Food Rules; In Defense of Food; The Omnivore’s Dilemma; The Botany of Desire; A Place of My Own and Second Nature.

Follow 527.1k Followers

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Farming First is a global coalition calling on world leaders to increase agricultural output in a sustainable and socially responsible manner.

Follow 45.7k Followers

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Non-profit explanatory & investigative journalism focused on food, agriculture, & environmental health in partnership with local & national media outlets.

Follow 23.9k Followers