Food

Monthly report: August 2019

This month, The Essentials Report, has curated & analyzed the content published by 162 influencers like SusFoodTrust and AgFunder, discussing hashtags such as #agriculture , #farming and #Sustainable.
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Farming is the world’s most important career — that’s why it needs a new image

On Aug 26, 2019
@AgFunder shared
Farming is the world’s most important career — that’s why it needs a new image https://t.co/ZtqTqluH79 https://t.co/K9BDODuF2V
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Karn Manhas is founder and CEO of Terramera, an agbiotech startup focused on improving the sustainability of farming. Here he writes about the importance of promoting the farming industry as an appealing and impactful career for the next generation.

agfundernews.com
On Aug 26, 2019
@AgFunder shared
Farming is the world’s most important career — that’s why it needs a new image https://t.co/ZtqTqluH79 https://t.co/K9BDODuF2V
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Farming is the world’s most important career — that’s why it needs a new image

Karn Manhas is founder and CEO of Terramera, an agbiotech startup focused on improving the sustainability of farming. Here he writes about the importance of promoting the farming industry ...

The U.N. report calls for better farming. Which 2020 candidates have a plan for that?

On Aug 13, 2019
@michaelpollan shared
RT @grist: The U.N. report calls for better farming: It’s going to take a lot more than a “net-zero emissions” approach to avert the global climate crisis already in progress. Which 2020 candidates have a plan for that? https://t.co/EGpEchj3x0
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To take on the climate crisis, our next president must change the way we produce food and manage our land.

grist.org
On Aug 13, 2019
@michaelpollan shared
RT @grist: The U.N. report calls for better farming: It’s going to take a lot more than a “net-zero emissions” approach to avert the global climate crisis already in progress. Which 2020 candidates have a plan for that? https://t.co/EGpEchj3x0
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The U.N. report calls for better farming. Which 2020 candidates have a plan for that?

To take on the climate crisis, our next president must change the way we produce food and manage our land.

Is it possible to raise a carbon-neutral cow?

On Aug 2, 2019
@foodprintorg shared
Is it possible for a burger to be carbon-neutral? @FastCompany explores the benefits of #regenerativeagriculture & the possibility of beef production that sequesters more carbon than it produces. https://t.co/VcnBiGQLbO
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Here’s why Stonyfield, Danone, Annie’s, and other food companies are leading a regenerative agriculture revolution.

www.fastcompany.com
On Aug 2, 2019
@foodprintorg shared
Is it possible for a burger to be carbon-neutral? @FastCompany explores the benefits of #regenerativeagriculture & the possibility of beef production that sequesters more carbon than it produces. https://t.co/VcnBiGQLbO
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Is it possible to raise a carbon-neutral cow?

Here’s why Stonyfield, Danone, Annie’s, and other food companies are leading a regenerative agriculture revolution.

16 Initiatives Redefining Food and Agriculture Across the Middle East

On Aug 6, 2019
@foodtank shared
RT @regeneration_in: Thank you, @foodtank for this great piece! 👉 These 16 organizations are redefining the future of food & agriculture in the Middle East by preserving ancient farming traditions that emphasize healthy food, soil health, biodiversity and climate mitigation. https://t.co/0s0I09EErm
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The Middle East—home to the Fertile Crescent—introduced domesticated agriculture 12,000 years ago. Today, news from the region features conflict, urbanization, food and nutrition insecurity, natural resource scarcity, and climate change—challenges that have made the region into the ...

www.organicconsumers.org
On Aug 6, 2019
@foodtank shared
RT @regeneration_in: Thank you, @foodtank for this great piece! 👉 These 16 organizations are redefining the future of food & agriculture in the Middle East by preserving ancient farming traditions that emphasize healthy food, soil health, biodiversity and climate mitigation. https://t.co/0s0I09EErm
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16 Initiatives Redefining Food and Agriculture Across the Middle East

The Middle East—home to the Fertile Crescent—introduced domesticated agriculture 12,000 years ago. Today, news from the region features conflict, urbanization, food and nutrition ...

Food is much more than what is on our plates

On Aug 8, 2019
@UN shared
RT @FAO: Food connects us all. We all need it and survive because of it. Here are 6 ways to help us love our food better and have respect for the world behind what we eat 👉https://t.co/9A9fJUrnwO #ZeroHunger https://t.co/bJWactpehd
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Here are 6 ways to help us love our food better and grow respect for the world behind what we eat: 1. Reduce your food waste - Buy only the food you need, learn to love ugly fruits and vegetables, keep your portions realistic, be mindful of expiration dates, store food wisely, donate ...

www.fao.org
On Aug 8, 2019
@UN shared
RT @FAO: Food connects us all. We all need it and survive because of it. Here are 6 ways to help us love our food better and have respect for the world behind what we eat 👉https://t.co/9A9fJUrnwO #ZeroHunger https://t.co/bJWactpehd
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Food is much more than what is on our plates

Here are 6 ways to help us love our food better and grow respect for the world behind what we eat: 1. Reduce your food waste - Buy only the food you need, learn to love ugly fruits and ...

The Biodiverse Shelf at Mista

On Aug 12, 2019
@foodtechconnect shared
RT @thefuturemkt: IntroducingThe Biodiverse Shelf at MISTA in SF. We built this shelf to give people a chance to taste & experiment with foods that support a more biodiverse food system. Learn more: https://t.co/oyalYf2KyU #biodiversefood https://t.co/xOSjInkm6N
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About the biodiverse shelf at mista This exhibit, located at the Mista Optimization Center in San Francisco, is designed to help you explore why biodiversity is critical to the future of food. A biodiverse food system sits at the intersection of taste and sustainability. Not only do ...

thefuturemarket.com
On Aug 12, 2019
@foodtechconnect shared
RT @thefuturemkt: IntroducingThe Biodiverse Shelf at MISTA in SF. We built this shelf to give people a chance to taste & experiment with foods that support a more biodiverse food system. Learn more: https://t.co/oyalYf2KyU #biodiversefood https://t.co/xOSjInkm6N
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The Biodiverse Shelf at Mista

About the biodiverse shelf at mista This exhibit, located at the Mista Optimization Center in San Francisco, is designed to help you explore why biodiversity is critical to the future of ...

Meet the South Florida Organization Combatting Food and Health Injustice

On Aug 23, 2019
@foodprintorg shared
Health in the Hood (@HealthintheHood) is turning South Florida's food deserts into healthier spaces with community gardens & nutrition education classes. Read founder @AshaLoring's story: https://t.co/vR5OhTveGu #foodaccess https://t.co/pxtba4bIvg
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With community gardens, Health in the Hood combats South Florida's food deserts from the ground up.

foodprint.org
On Aug 23, 2019
@foodprintorg shared
Health in the Hood (@HealthintheHood) is turning South Florida's food deserts into healthier spaces with community gardens & nutrition education classes. Read founder @AshaLoring's story: https://t.co/vR5OhTveGu #foodaccess https://t.co/pxtba4bIvg
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Meet the South Florida Organization Combatting Food and Health Injustice

With community gardens, Health in the Hood combats South Florida's food deserts from the ground up.

UN climate change report ‘presents commercial opportunities for sustainable meat’: farmer

On Aug 9, 2019
@SusFoodTrust shared
"We need to align our diets with the productive capacity of the region where we live," Patrick Holden welcomes @IPCC_CH report's emphasis on diverse, locally appropriate agriculture https://t.co/ZOxwKNsYc7 via @FoodNavigator
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Do misleading headlines about the UN’s latest climate change report risk the wrong response from the food industry?

www.foodnavigator.com
On Aug 9, 2019
@SusFoodTrust shared
"We need to align our diets with the productive capacity of the region where we live," Patrick Holden welcomes @IPCC_CH report's emphasis on diverse, locally appropriate agriculture https://t.co/ZOxwKNsYc7 via @FoodNavigator
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UN climate change report ‘presents commercial opportunities for sustainable meat’: farmer

Do misleading headlines about the UN’s latest climate change report risk the wrong response from the food industry?

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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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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A nonprofit news org for people who want a planet that doesn’t burn and a future that doesn’t suck. 🌍

Follow 209.7k 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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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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Since its inception nearly 130 years ago, the core purpose of National Geographic has been to further the knowledge and awareness of our world.

Follow 16.3M Followers

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We're a quarterly magazine and daily website for people who care about where their food comes from. Get an #ImmigrantsFeedAmerica shirt: https://t.co/YesFEoeIvM

Follow 54.9k 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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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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The most comprehensive sustainable food and agriculture program in the nation located in food-forward Vermont

Follow 2.0k 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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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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News and analysis with a global perspective. Subscribe here: https://t.co/owztJzwlmm

Follow 19.4M Followers

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Official account of #UnitedNations. Get latest information on the UN. Follow us on Snapchat: united-nations. #GlobalGoals #StandUp4HumanRights

Follow 8.6M 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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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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Actor and Environmentalist

Follow 17.3M 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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Just like https://t.co/b4omiDqchs, but shorter.

Follow 9.6M Followers