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Monthly report: April 2019

This month, The Essentials Report, has curated & analyzed the content published by 120 influencers like AgFunder and Food Tank, discussing hashtags such as #agcensus , #food and #organic.
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Could maple syrup be a climate change solution?

On Apr 12, 2019
@CivilEats shared
RT @Salon: Environmental organizations and state agriculture and forestry departments are realizing that incentivizing maple can help make forests financially viable for farmers and landowners – via @CivilEats https://t.co/QnKg6VwY7X
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Conservation groups and farmers alike see a financial incentive to keep carbon-storing woodlands intact

www.salon.com
On Apr 12, 2019
@CivilEats shared
RT @Salon: Environmental organizations and state agriculture and forestry departments are realizing that incentivizing maple can help make forests financially viable for farmers and landowners – via @CivilEats https://t.co/QnKg6VwY7X
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Could maple syrup be a climate change solution?

Conservation groups and farmers alike see a financial incentive to keep carbon-storing woodlands intact

7 Food Tech Startups Defining the Future of Food in Europe

On Apr 25, 2019
@AgFunder shared
7 Food Tech Startups Defining the Future of Food in Europe https://t.co/7rr8Z1nOZ2 https://t.co/2mhu2LIh9t
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For the F&A Next conference at Wageningen University next month, Anterra has selected seven food tech companies to pitch their novel technologies including logistics, gut microbiome testing, flavor analysis, novel milk proteins, and plant-based health products.

agfundernews.com
On Apr 25, 2019
@AgFunder shared
7 Food Tech Startups Defining the Future of Food in Europe https://t.co/7rr8Z1nOZ2 https://t.co/2mhu2LIh9t
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7 Food Tech Startups Defining the Future of Food in Europe

For the F&A Next conference at Wageningen University next month, Anterra has selected seven food tech companies to pitch their novel technologies including logistics, gut microbiome ...

Cleantech Group Names 2019 Global Cleantech 100 – Top Private Companies in Clean Technology

On Apr 25, 2019
@JimHarris shared
Canada has 13 companies in the Top 100 Cleantech firms globally. That means we're punching way above our weight: Oshoma Momoh Chief Technical Advisor at MaRS https://t.co/f25oYkFCXP #BRG2019 #Cleantech #innovation #cdnpoli #onpoli #Sustainability https://t.co/0lFYyulTv1
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“This is a far cry from the dominance of hardware, solar and biofuels in the inaugural Global Cleantech 100 in 2009.” Selection process To qualify for the Global Cleantech 100, companies must be independent, for-profit and not listed on any major stock exchange. The selection process ...

www.cleantech.com
On Apr 25, 2019
@JimHarris shared
Canada has 13 companies in the Top 100 Cleantech firms globally. That means we're punching way above our weight: Oshoma Momoh Chief Technical Advisor at MaRS https://t.co/f25oYkFCXP #BRG2019 #Cleantech #innovation #cdnpoli #onpoli #Sustainability https://t.co/0lFYyulTv1
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Cleantech Group Names 2019 Global Cleantech 100 – Top Private Companies in Clean Technology

“This is a far cry from the dominance of hardware, solar and biofuels in the inaugural Global Cleantech 100 in 2009.” Selection process To qualify for the Global Cleantech 100, companies ...

Singapore Invests in Cell-Based Meat

On Apr 6, 2019
@AgFunder shared
#Singapore invests in #cellbased #meat https://t.co/J4AztvaB0U https://t.co/hJS8XJ76kN
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Singapore’s S$144 million food R&D program includes research for cell-based meat.

www.gfi.org
On Apr 6, 2019
@AgFunder shared
#Singapore invests in #cellbased #meat https://t.co/J4AztvaB0U https://t.co/hJS8XJ76kN
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Singapore Invests in Cell-Based Meat

Singapore’s S$144 million food R&D program includes research for cell-based meat.

Ag Census: Female Farmers are Coming into Their Own—and Networking is Key to Their Success

On Apr 16, 2019
@mwbloem shared
Ag Census: Female Farmers are Coming into Their Own—and Networking is Key to Their Success @CivilEats https://t.co/22Efe2EU4N
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New data shows more than a third of all U.S. producers are women, and many are supporting each other through in-person connections.

civileats.com
On Apr 16, 2019
@mwbloem shared
Ag Census: Female Farmers are Coming into Their Own—and Networking is Key to Their Success @CivilEats https://t.co/22Efe2EU4N
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Ag Census: Female Farmers are Coming into Their Own—and Networking is Key to Their Success

New data shows more than a third of all U.S. producers are women, and many are supporting each other through in-person connections.

“Farming Is Who I Am”

On Apr 17, 2019
@foodtank shared
Tim Roseland of Roseland Family Farms believes family farmers dedicated to how they raise their livestock are leaders in protecting people, animals, and environmental health. Read their full story here: https://t.co/GKjdfrXjNs #IGrowYourFood #GoodFoodforAll https://t.co/PXFZkptvYx
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Tim and Deleana Roseland are farming and raising pigs with sustainable methods and humane care, making a difference in the future of farming.

foodtank.com
On Apr 17, 2019
@foodtank shared
Tim Roseland of Roseland Family Farms believes family farmers dedicated to how they raise their livestock are leaders in protecting people, animals, and environmental health. Read their full story here: https://t.co/GKjdfrXjNs #IGrowYourFood #GoodFoodforAll https://t.co/PXFZkptvYx
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“Farming Is Who I Am”

Tim and Deleana Roseland are farming and raising pigs with sustainable methods and humane care, making a difference in the future of farming.

Low wages, high pay disparities and unfair trade are a recipe for super market failure

On Apr 10, 2019
@SusFoodTrust shared
New research report from @UKSustain exposes super market failure. "farmers need to be rewarded for producing sustainable, safe food. But our research suggests that the UK retail sector is still far from delivering a fair system." https://t.co/O3IafxhYlx https://t.co/Dn8QifcpcD
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A new research report from Sustain exposes super market failure and argues for better food trading that supports farmers, food workers, consumers and the environment - fairness from farm to fork. With the Asda Sainsbury's merger under scrutiny such issues are crucial to assess.

www.sustainweb.org
On Apr 10, 2019
@SusFoodTrust shared
New research report from @UKSustain exposes super market failure. "farmers need to be rewarded for producing sustainable, safe food. But our research suggests that the UK retail sector is still far from delivering a fair system." https://t.co/O3IafxhYlx https://t.co/Dn8QifcpcD
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Low wages, high pay disparities and unfair trade are a recipe for super market failure

A new research report from Sustain exposes super market failure and argues for better food trading that supports farmers, food workers, consumers and the environment - fairness from farm to ...

Restoring China's Loess Plateau

On Apr 22, 2019
@WorldResources shared
Smart land management is a #climate adaptation solution that also protects natural resources. Learn how it helped improve land & livelihoods in China: https://t.co/AEtRlaXEUZ #AccelerateAdaptation #EarthDay https://t.co/dHZX0IDhrm
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Two World Bank-suppored projects restored China’s heavily degraded Loess Plateau through one of the world’s largest erosion control programs with the goal of returning this poor part of China to an area of sustainable agricultural production.

www.worldbank.org
On Apr 22, 2019
@WorldResources shared
Smart land management is a #climate adaptation solution that also protects natural resources. Learn how it helped improve land & livelihoods in China: https://t.co/AEtRlaXEUZ #AccelerateAdaptation #EarthDay https://t.co/dHZX0IDhrm
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Restoring China's Loess Plateau

Two World Bank-suppored projects restored China’s heavily degraded Loess Plateau through one of the world’s largest erosion control programs with the goal of returning this poor part of ...

Top Influencers

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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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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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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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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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@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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#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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The World Agroforestry Centre (ICRAF) is an independent not-for-profit research organization working to put trees on farms and into the landscape.

Follow 33.9k 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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Was at #IBMInterConnect: #WatsonIoT #BigData #IoT. Bestselling #DisruptiveInnovation Author & Speaker. Here w #Blockchain Revolution Author @dtapscott in Davos

Follow 218.7k Followers

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Climate change, energy, food, forests, water, sustainable cities, governance, finance, business, economics. Tweet/Like ≠ endorsement. Tweets by @lauraleedooley

Follow 136.3k 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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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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Organic Seed Alliance advances the ethical development and stewardship of the genetic resources of agricultural seed.

Follow 6.8k Followers

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U.S. Government initiative addressing the root causes of global hunger & poverty to improve #foodsecurity & #nutrition around the world.

Follow 35.3k Followers

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The 501(c)(3) non-profit accelerating the science of #cellularagriculture to reinvent the way we make animal products - without animals. Tweets by @erinheejoon

Follow 3.7k 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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Keeping family farmers on the land, growing good food for us all.

Follow 30.0k Followers

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Advocating for a just & sustainable food system and an end to hunger. Operator of Food Sovereignty Tours @foodsovtours

Follow 17.3k Followers

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Mom. Real Food Media Maven. Food MythBuster. Author and sustainable food advocate. @foodmythbusters @realfoodfilms

Follow 29.5k Followers