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Monthly report: April 2020

This month, The Essentials Report, has curated & analyzed the content published by 126 influencers like SusFoodTrust and Soil Association, discussing hashtags such as #COVID19 , #sustainable and #EarthDay50.
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Can Radical Researchers Get Their Act Together?

On Apr 1, 2020
@foodfirstorg shared
Our public health and economic crisis today shows how critical it is that we move away from an economy and culture that prides individualism and competition to one that values the public good and solidarity. What does that look like for researchers? https://t.co/o7P6u2VEkv
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So what does it look like when activist-scholars, embedded in academic institutions that foster a culture of individualism and competition, work to collectivize their efforts and support social movements fighting for systemic change?

foodfirst.org
On Apr 1, 2020
@foodfirstorg shared
Our public health and economic crisis today shows how critical it is that we move away from an economy and culture that prides individualism and competition to one that values the public good and solidarity. What does that look like for researchers? https://t.co/o7P6u2VEkv
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Can Radical Researchers Get Their Act Together?

Can Radical Researchers Get Their Act Together?

So what does it look like when activist-scholars, embedded in academic institutions that foster a culture of individualism and competition, work to collectivize their efforts and support ...

Covid & The Future of Food Security | The Food Bank Show | Episode 4

On Apr 1, 2020
@SusFoodTrust shared
Our CEO Patrick Holden will be discussing why a #sustainable, #local food system is critical for securing our future food security with @thehealthdaddy on #TheFoodBankShow LIVE at 10am tomorrow. Watch it via the link below... https://t.co/5oV4rw3tmx
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THE FOOD BANK SHOW LIVE everyday from 10am. Could Coronavirus change the way we source our food and eat in the future? Join us on The Food Bank Show where we...

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On Apr 1, 2020
@SusFoodTrust shared
Our CEO Patrick Holden will be discussing why a #sustainable, #local food system is critical for securing our future food security with @thehealthdaddy on #TheFoodBankShow LIVE at 10am tomorrow. Watch it via the link below... https://t.co/5oV4rw3tmx
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Covid & The Future of Food Security | The Food Bank Show | Episode 4

Covid & The Future of Food Security | The Food Bank Show | Episode 4

THE FOOD BANK SHOW LIVE everyday from 10am. Could Coronavirus change the way we source our food and eat in the future? Join us on The Food Bank Show where we...

Ecological Reflections on the Coronavirus

On Apr 6, 2020
@bioneers shared
Responses to the crisis should pave the way to a paradigm shift, introducing processes that regenerate the health of people and planet. @drvandanashiva https://t.co/SuDV1uOccy
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Responses to the crisis should pave the way to a paradigm shift, introducing processes that regenerate the health of people and planet.

medium.com
On Apr 6, 2020
@bioneers shared
Responses to the crisis should pave the way to a paradigm shift, introducing processes that regenerate the health of people and planet. @drvandanashiva https://t.co/SuDV1uOccy
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Ecological Reflections on the Coronavirus

Ecological Reflections on the Coronavirus

Responses to the crisis should pave the way to a paradigm shift, introducing processes that regenerate the health of people and planet.

Next Generation - The Impact of COVID-19 on the Future of Food Systems in Africa

On Apr 8, 2020
@farmingfirst shared
How will #COVID19 impact the future of food systems in #Africa? @ChicagoCouncil explores the importance of #digital technologies across the agri-value chain to secure #African farmers with the information that will help with food production 👇 https://t.co/bYW1UMVoFL
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COVID-19 will exacerbate issues revealed by the locust swarm in Eastern Africa. In both cases, however, an integrated approach that leverages technology could avert disaster. 

www.thechicagocouncil.org
On Apr 8, 2020
@farmingfirst shared
How will #COVID19 impact the future of food systems in #Africa? @ChicagoCouncil explores the importance of #digital technologies across the agri-value chain to secure #African farmers with the information that will help with food production 👇 https://t.co/bYW1UMVoFL
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Next Generation - The Impact of COVID-19 on the Future of Food Systems in Africa

Next Generation - The Impact of COVID-19 on the Future of Food Systems in Africa

COVID-19 will exacerbate issues revealed by the locust swarm in Eastern Africa. In both cases, however, an integrated approach that leverages technology could avert disaster. 

Together let us build a clean, green and equitable community in response to COVID-19 pandemic

On Apr 9, 2020
@Greenpeace shared
RT @greenpeaceindia: Our solidarity and gratitude go to those on the #COVID2019 crisis frontlines. Through community support, we can overcome this. https://t.co/uIwJieAjJC
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Food nutrition, clean air, housing, sanitation and water are prerequisites to robust public health

www.greenpeace.org
On Apr 9, 2020
@Greenpeace shared
RT @greenpeaceindia: Our solidarity and gratitude go to those on the #COVID2019 crisis frontlines. Through community support, we can overcome this. https://t.co/uIwJieAjJC
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Together let us build a clean, green and equitable community in response to COVID-19 pandemic

Together let us build a clean, green and equitable community in response to COVID-19 pandemic

Food nutrition, clean air, housing, sanitation and water are prerequisites to robust public health

Our Partner - Soil Association

On Apr 15, 2020
@SoilAssociation shared
🚗📱🏡 Consider taking out a policy with @Ethical_Ins and they will donate up to 25% to environmental causes like @SoilAssociation 💻 https://t.co/WbPspu0uRq ☎️ 020 3907 1346 https://t.co/AiZiu62B5s
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Evergreen has partnered with The Soil Association - An organisation that is dedicated to campaigning for change in harmful farming laws.

On Apr 15, 2020
@SoilAssociation shared
🚗📱🏡 Consider taking out a policy with @Ethical_Ins and they will donate up to 25% to environmental causes like @SoilAssociation 💻 https://t.co/WbPspu0uRq ☎️ 020 3907 1346 https://t.co/AiZiu62B5s
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Our Partner - Soil Association

Our Partner - Soil Association

Evergreen has partnered with The Soil Association - An organisation that is dedicated to campaigning for change in harmful farming laws.

Could Maple Syrup Be a Climate Change Solution?

On Apr 27, 2020
@CivilEats shared
Could maple syrup be a climate change solution? https://t.co/oCsstoQ4lV #ccnow #ClimateSolutions https://t.co/fecIYwGXbS
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With growing demand for maple products, conservation groups and farmers alike see a financial incentive to keep carbon-storing woodlands intact.

civileats.com
On Apr 27, 2020
@CivilEats shared
Could maple syrup be a climate change solution? https://t.co/oCsstoQ4lV #ccnow #ClimateSolutions https://t.co/fecIYwGXbS
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Could Maple Syrup Be a Climate Change Solution?

Could Maple Syrup Be a Climate Change Solution?

With growing demand for maple products, conservation groups and farmers alike see a financial incentive to keep carbon-storing woodlands intact.

U.S. Agribusiness Takes Aim at Global Food Policy Reform

On May 3, 2020
@foodtank shared
RT @mjahi: "The magic of agroecology is the agility with which it is able to combine the cutting edge with the traditional,...adapting its approaches based on the needs of the farmers on the ground" https://t.co/Ys8aZCjurI via @foodtank
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U.S. agribusiness rejects food policy reform and a shift toward agroecology. But these changes can contribute to a transformation of the food system.

foodtank.com
On May 3, 2020
@foodtank shared
RT @mjahi: "The magic of agroecology is the agility with which it is able to combine the cutting edge with the traditional,...adapting its approaches based on the needs of the farmers on the ground" https://t.co/Ys8aZCjurI via @foodtank
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U.S. Agribusiness Takes Aim at Global Food Policy Reform

U.S. Agribusiness Takes Aim at Global Food Policy Reform

U.S. agribusiness rejects food policy reform and a shift toward agroecology. But these changes can contribute to a transformation of the food system.

Top Influencers

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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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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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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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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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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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Links, Ideas and Conversation from the TreeHugger hive mind, the latest in modern green.

Follow 357.7k 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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Share information, advice and views on farming and climate change in the UK.

Follow 18.6k Followers

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The Oxford Martin Programme on the Future of Food is an interdisciplinary research programme at @UniofOxford, @oxmartinschool. Director: Prof. Charles Godfray.

Follow 4.8k 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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Advancing solutions for a just & sustainable world. Join our Annual #Bioneers Conference: Oct 20-22, 2017.

Follow 21.3k 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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#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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Organic Seed Alliance advances the ethical development and stewardship of the genetic resources of agricultural seed.

Follow 6.8k Followers

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Stay up to date with the latest news, events and info from the U.S. Department of Agriculture - and live tweeting, too!

Follow 512.3k 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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Author of Food Policy in the United States: An Introduction (Routledge/Earthscan).

Follow 2.8k 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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News and comment on the world's most important environmental stories

Follow 407.3k Followers