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Monthly report: December 2018

This month, The Essentials Report, has curated & analyzed the content published by 126 influencers like SusFoodTrust and Food Tank, discussing hashtags such as #foodtech , #farming and #food.
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Agriculture is a big climate problem. Now farmers are sharing solutions.

On Dec 19, 2018
@Greenpeace shared
Agriculture is a big climate problem. Now farmers are sharing solutions. #ReasonsForHope https://t.co/4DlaGOsJzz
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One of the topics at this year’s U.N. climate talks: transforming farms into carbon sinks

grist.org
On Dec 19, 2018
@Greenpeace shared
Agriculture is a big climate problem. Now farmers are sharing solutions. #ReasonsForHope https://t.co/4DlaGOsJzz
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Agriculture is a big climate problem. Now farmers are sharing solutions.

One of the topics at this year’s U.N. climate talks: transforming farms into carbon sinks

16 Young Entrepreneurs Revolutionizing Food and Farming

On Jan 4, 2018
@foodtank shared
RT @FoodSecureCAN: 16 young entrepreneurs revolutionizing food and farming, via @foodtank -https://t.co/AZbukWFi1E
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From reducing waste to increasing urban and sustainable farming practices, these 16 young entrepreneurs are building a better food system worldwide.

foodtank.com
On Jan 4, 2018
@foodtank shared
RT @FoodSecureCAN: 16 young entrepreneurs revolutionizing food and farming, via @foodtank -https://t.co/AZbukWFi1E
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16 Young Entrepreneurs Revolutionizing Food and Farming

From reducing waste to increasing urban and sustainable farming practices, these 16 young entrepreneurs are building a better food system worldwide.

Rancher Dan Gibson Wants People to Eat Less Meat (But Better Meat)

On Dec 3, 2018
@foodprintorg shared
Does sustainable #beef farming sound like an oxymoron? Not to rancher Dan Gibson of @GrazinAngus, who focuses on treating his animals, land & workers right. https://t.co/gOW3wRUkmx
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Meet Dan Gibson of Grazin' Angus Acres Farm and Grazin' Diner, both in Hudson, N.Y. and learn why he thinks we should all be eating less meat.

foodprint.org
On Dec 3, 2018
@foodprintorg shared
Does sustainable #beef farming sound like an oxymoron? Not to rancher Dan Gibson of @GrazinAngus, who focuses on treating his animals, land & workers right. https://t.co/gOW3wRUkmx
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Rancher Dan Gibson Wants People to Eat Less Meat (But Better Meat)

Meet Dan Gibson of Grazin' Angus Acres Farm and Grazin' Diner, both in Hudson, N.Y. and learn why he thinks we should all be eating less meat.

'Food is the next major market that needs disrupting': Venture capital is piling into 'ag tech' in the race for the future of food

On Dec 25, 2018
@AgFunder shared
'Food is the next major market that needs disrupting': #Venture capital is piling into #agtech in the race for the future of food https://t.co/E6J74f98Ex https://t.co/GgJokyu9DQ
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The next market ripe for disruption: food. $700 million was invested into the "ag tech" industry in 2017, with venture capital playing a bigger part.

www.businessinsider.com
On Dec 25, 2018
@AgFunder shared
'Food is the next major market that needs disrupting': #Venture capital is piling into #agtech in the race for the future of food https://t.co/E6J74f98Ex https://t.co/GgJokyu9DQ
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'Food is the next major market that needs disrupting': Venture capital is piling into 'ag tech' in the race for the future of food

The next market ripe for disruption: food. $700 million was invested into the "ag tech" industry in 2017, with venture capital playing a bigger part.

For a new generation of farmers, accessing land is the first step toward tackling consolidation

On Dec 29, 2018
@CivilEats shared
RT @Salon: A growing number of nonprofits and land trusts are using a combination of agricultural conservation easements and other measures to reduce the cost of land to make it accessible to the next generation of farmers – via @CivilEats https://t.co/AOT08m1Pwx
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Young farmers are staking out the space to change the face of America’s farmland

www.salon.com
On Dec 29, 2018
@CivilEats shared
RT @Salon: A growing number of nonprofits and land trusts are using a combination of agricultural conservation easements and other measures to reduce the cost of land to make it accessible to the next generation of farmers – via @CivilEats https://t.co/AOT08m1Pwx
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For a new generation of farmers, accessing land is the first step toward tackling consolidation

Young farmers are staking out the space to change the face of America’s farmland

Food + Tech Live Stream on 12/5

On Nov 30, 2018
@DaniNierenberg shared
RT @foodtank: Free Livestream Dec 5: @DaniNierenberg interviews Tom Vilsack & a panel of experts to discuss the role of AI + technology can play in our food system. Co-hosted by Food Tank, @Google, and Swell Creative Group. Register here & follow @refreshfoodtech: https://t.co/T9vPuGXEZO. https://t.co/0KHXQjNriU
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Mark your calendars! On December 5th at 5:30 PM CST, the Refresh Working Group will host a live stream conversation on food and tech featuring former Secretary of Agriculture Tom Vilsack and members of the Refresh Working Group.

refreshfoodandtech.com
On Nov 30, 2018
@DaniNierenberg shared
RT @foodtank: Free Livestream Dec 5: @DaniNierenberg interviews Tom Vilsack & a panel of experts to discuss the role of AI + technology can play in our food system. Co-hosted by Food Tank, @Google, and Swell Creative Group. Register here & follow @refreshfoodtech: https://t.co/T9vPuGXEZO. https://t.co/0KHXQjNriU
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Food + Tech Live Stream on 12/5

Mark your calendars! On December 5th at 5:30 PM CST, the Refresh Working Group will host a live stream conversation on food and tech featuring former Secretary of Agriculture Tom Vilsack ...

An 'Unreasonable' Vision For The Future Of Food

On Dec 17, 2018
@AgFunder shared
An Unreasonable Vision For The Future Of #Food https://t.co/w86BywpQGy https://t.co/RKenYmuJkg
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Disruptive food enterprises, the future of investing, and wisdom from Wayne Gretzky: an interview with Daniel Epstein, CEO of Unreasonable lmpact.

www.forbes.com
On Dec 17, 2018
@AgFunder shared
An Unreasonable Vision For The Future Of #Food https://t.co/w86BywpQGy https://t.co/RKenYmuJkg
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An 'Unreasonable' Vision For The Future Of Food

Disruptive food enterprises, the future of investing, and wisdom from Wayne Gretzky: an interview with Daniel Epstein, CEO of Unreasonable lmpact.

Our Dirty Secret: Soil is on the Endangered List

On Oct 29, 2018
@ICRAF shared
RT @SIFFInd: While modern #agriculture helped improve & #foodsecurity, its use of chemicals degraded #soilhealth. If current trends continue, then #soil - a complex ecosystem of microbes, minerals, decomposing organic matter, air and water - may be gone by 2050. https://t.co/575sJX2blp
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FoodShot Global has launched a $30 million investment platform to transform the food system, starting with sustainable soil.

foodtechconnect.com
On Oct 29, 2018
@ICRAF shared
RT @SIFFInd: While modern #agriculture helped improve & #foodsecurity, its use of chemicals degraded #soilhealth. If current trends continue, then #soil - a complex ecosystem of microbes, minerals, decomposing organic matter, air and water - may be gone by 2050. https://t.co/575sJX2blp
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Our Dirty Secret: Soil is on the Endangered List

FoodShot Global has launched a $30 million investment platform to transform the food system, starting with sustainable soil.

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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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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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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@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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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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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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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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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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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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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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#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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Natural Resources Defense Council | The Earth's Best Defense

Follow 247.6k Followers

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Where the conversation begins. Follow for breaking news, special reports, RTs of our journalists and more from https://t.co/YapuoqX0HS.

Follow 34.6M 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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Paulette Goddard Professor, Department of Nutrition, Food Studies, & Public Health, New York University

Follow 143.8k Followers

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Working nationally to promote, recruit and support young farmers. Film! Radio! Blog! Booklets. Books and in person Events.

Follow 7.4k Followers

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Good, clean, fair food for all.

Follow 526.6k 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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Organic Seed Alliance advances the ethical development and stewardship of the genetic resources of agricultural seed.

Follow 6.8k Followers