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Monthly report: December 2019

This month, The Essentials Report, has curated & analyzed the content published by 132 influencers like SusFoodTrust and Civil Eats, discussing hashtags such as #nature , #food and #farming.
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Our 2019 Food and Farming Holiday Book Gift Guide

On Dec 3, 2019
@CivilEats shared
Our 2019 food and farming holiday book gift guide is here. https://t.co/4WL0RQYgFH https://t.co/2Fblfpd6Js
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We read, reviewed, and recommend more than 30 food and farming books for your gift-giving pleasure.

civileats.com
On Dec 3, 2019
@CivilEats shared
Our 2019 food and farming holiday book gift guide is here. https://t.co/4WL0RQYgFH https://t.co/2Fblfpd6Js
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Our 2019 Food and Farming Holiday Book Gift Guide

Our 2019 Food and Farming Holiday Book Gift Guide

We read, reviewed, and recommend more than 30 food and farming books for your gift-giving pleasure.

A Big Idea

On Dec 16, 2019
@CivilEats shared
A Midwestern farmers' network is trying to save our soils, one field at a time. https://t.co/oZVetQ00wt
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A Midwestern farmers' network is trying to save our soils, one field at a time.

www.earthisland.org
On Dec 16, 2019
@CivilEats shared
A Midwestern farmers' network is trying to save our soils, one field at a time. https://t.co/oZVetQ00wt
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A Big Idea

A Big Idea

A Midwestern farmers' network is trying to save our soils, one field at a time.

Jane Fonda Is Going to Jail This Weekend. Here’s Why I Joined Her on the Barricades

On Dec 20, 2019
@bittman shared
RT @cadwego: If more people thought with such clarity and acted with such conviction, we’d have a better democracy—and a better future. Happy 82nd birthday, and thanks, @Janefonda. #FireDrillFriday https://t.co/WO50k4Vlzp
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I was arrested on the steps of the US Capitol a few weeks ago, demanding government action against climate change. It had been 60 years—or 1.8° Fahrenheit (1° Celsius) worth of global warming—since my last arrest. I’ll get back to that, but first, something more recent.

blog.ucsusa.org
On Dec 20, 2019
@bittman shared
RT @cadwego: If more people thought with such clarity and acted with such conviction, we’d have a better democracy—and a better future. Happy 82nd birthday, and thanks, @Janefonda. #FireDrillFriday https://t.co/WO50k4Vlzp
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Jane Fonda Is Going to Jail This Weekend. Here’s Why I Joined Her on the Barricades

Jane Fonda Is Going to Jail This Weekend. Here’s Why I Joined Her on the Barricades

I was arrested on the steps of the US Capitol a few weeks ago, demanding government action against climate change. It had been 60 years—or 1.8° Fahrenheit (1° Celsius) worth of global ...

What is Regenerative Agriculture?

On Jan 1, 2020
@foodprintorg shared
Regenerative Agriculture’s Five Key Principles: 1. Minimize soil disturbance 2. Maximize crop diversity 3. Keep the soil covered 4. Maintain living roots year-round 5. Integrate livestock https://t.co/im64Pf0rc5
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Is "regenerative" the same as "organic?" How do you recognize regenerative agriculture products? How do you shop for them? We’re here to help.

foodprint.org
On Jan 1, 2020
@foodprintorg shared
Regenerative Agriculture’s Five Key Principles: 1. Minimize soil disturbance 2. Maximize crop diversity 3. Keep the soil covered 4. Maintain living roots year-round 5. Integrate livestock https://t.co/im64Pf0rc5
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What is Regenerative Agriculture?

What is Regenerative Agriculture?

Is "regenerative" the same as "organic?" How do you recognize regenerative agriculture products? How do you shop for them? We’re here to help.

Unbalanced anti-meat coverage: A threat to sustainable farming?

On Dec 12, 2019
@farmsnotfactory shared
An interesting read that covers the most important points surrounding the big meat debate. Take a look here 👇 @SusFoodTrust https://t.co/hx3p7PdDFL
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Unbalanced anti-meat coverage: A threat to sustainable farming?

sustainablefoodtrust.org
On Dec 12, 2019
@farmsnotfactory shared
An interesting read that covers the most important points surrounding the big meat debate. Take a look here 👇 @SusFoodTrust https://t.co/hx3p7PdDFL
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Unbalanced anti-meat coverage: A threat to sustainable farming?

Unbalanced anti-meat coverage: A threat to sustainable farming?

Unbalanced anti-meat coverage: A threat to sustainable farming?

You Need to Understand the Relationship Between Agriculture and Climate Change

On Dec 14, 2019
@ClimateReality shared
Agriculture and climate change go hand-in-hand, but how exactly do they affect one another? https://t.co/yGpe8C4TLO
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Farming contributes 10% to European greenhouse gas emissions, especially when current techniques are anything but eco-conscious.

www.euroscientist.com
On Dec 14, 2019
@ClimateReality shared
Agriculture and climate change go hand-in-hand, but how exactly do they affect one another? https://t.co/yGpe8C4TLO
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You Need to Understand the Relationship Between Agriculture and Climate Change

You Need to Understand the Relationship Between Agriculture and Climate Change

Farming contributes 10% to European greenhouse gas emissions, especially when current techniques are anything but eco-conscious.

4 Ways Farmers Can Adapt to Climate Change and Generate Income

On Dec 7, 2019
@WorldResources shared
4 ways farmers can adapt to #climatechange and generate income? 🐐Integrate crop-livestock-forestry systems 🌿Rehabilitate degraded pastures 🌱Plant #agroforestry systems 🌳Pursue sustainable forestry Learn more: https://t.co/KJJpWaRd5W https://t.co/b5SOtro7gn
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Countries that rely on agricultural exports need to start thinking now about how they can protect that trade by boosting agricultural resilience to climate impacts.

www.wri.org
On Dec 7, 2019
@WorldResources shared
4 ways farmers can adapt to #climatechange and generate income? 🐐Integrate crop-livestock-forestry systems 🌿Rehabilitate degraded pastures 🌱Plant #agroforestry systems 🌳Pursue sustainable forestry Learn more: https://t.co/KJJpWaRd5W https://t.co/b5SOtro7gn
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4 Ways Farmers Can Adapt to Climate Change and Generate Income

4 Ways Farmers Can Adapt to Climate Change and Generate Income

Countries that rely on agricultural exports need to start thinking now about how they can protect that trade by boosting agricultural resilience to climate impacts.

It’s time to redefine what it means to be a farmer in the 21st century

On Dec 9, 2019
@farmingfirst shared
RT @WBG_Agriculture: The future of farming needs to be climate smart. New blog from @WorldBank Agriculture Director Martien van Nieuwkoop: https://t.co/GJPeDKKfU8
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How can farmers adopt more sustainable farming practices that not only protect but also restore natural resources?

blogs.worldbank.org
On Dec 9, 2019
@farmingfirst shared
RT @WBG_Agriculture: The future of farming needs to be climate smart. New blog from @WorldBank Agriculture Director Martien van Nieuwkoop: https://t.co/GJPeDKKfU8
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It’s time to redefine what it means to be a farmer in the 21st century

It’s time to redefine what it means to be a farmer in the 21st century

How can farmers adopt more sustainable farming practices that not only protect but also restore natural resources?

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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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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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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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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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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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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Follow 569.7k Followers

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

Follow 29.5k 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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Founded by @algore, we’re bringing the world together to stop climate change and create a healthy and prosperous future powered by clean energy.

Follow 344.1k 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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Natural Resources Defense Council | The Earth's Best Defense

Follow 247.6k 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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@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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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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Driving large-scale change by investing in, connecting, & celebrating social entrepreneurs & innovators dedicated to solving the world’s most pressing problems

Follow 482.5k Followers

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

Follow 407.3k Followers

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Tie-loathing adventurer, philanthropist & troublemaker, who believes in turning ideas into reality. Otherwise known as Dr Yes at @virgin!

Follow 10.1M 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