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Monthly report: January 2020

This month, The Essentials Report, has curated & analyzed the content published by 150 influencers like Farming First and SusFoodTrust, discussing hashtags such as #farming , #soil and #climate.
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Best articles in January 2020

Cover Crops, Canola and Climate Change – the Importance of Innovation for Sustainable Farming

On Jan 17, 2020
@farmingfirst shared
Leighona Bernstein, @CropLifeIntl , explores how #agriculturalinnovation is helping Canadian farmer Jake Leguee combat #climate challenges on his 13,000-acre farm: https://t.co/Nt93gSjQtv
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Leighona Bernstein, Communications Manager at CropLife International, explores how agricultural innovation is helping Canadian farmer Jake Leguee combat climate challenges on his 13,000-acre farm. ...

farmingfirst.org
On Jan 17, 2020
@farmingfirst shared
Leighona Bernstein, @CropLifeIntl , explores how #agriculturalinnovation is helping Canadian farmer Jake Leguee combat #climate challenges on his 13,000-acre farm: https://t.co/Nt93gSjQtv
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Cover Crops, Canola and Climate Change – the Importance of Innovation for Sustainable Farming

Cover Crops, Canola and Climate Change – the Importance of Innovation for Sustainable Farming

Leighona Bernstein, Communications Manager at CropLife International, explores how agricultural innovation is helping Canadian farmer Jake Leguee combat climate challenges on his ...

The Latest Green New Deal for Farmers Would Restructure Everything About How They Make Money

On Jan 22, 2020
@farmingfirst shared
US think tank, Data for Progress, argues for overhaul of current profit-driven farm policy. Instead of rewarding farmers based on how much they produce, why not pay them for ecological services such as soil health or sequestering carbon? ---> https://t.co/WDV3iNTCXX
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"The current system is killing our soil, and farmers have hardly any incentives to do anything different."

www.motherjones.com
On Jan 22, 2020
@farmingfirst shared
US think tank, Data for Progress, argues for overhaul of current profit-driven farm policy. Instead of rewarding farmers based on how much they produce, why not pay them for ecological services such as soil health or sequestering carbon? ---> https://t.co/WDV3iNTCXX
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The Latest Green New Deal for Farmers Would Restructure Everything About How They Make Money

The Latest Green New Deal for Farmers Would Restructure Everything About How They Make Money

"The current system is killing our soil, and farmers have hardly any incentives to do anything different."

Climate News Roundup: IPCC Lands Report

On Jan 9, 2020
@EarthShare shared
RT @xercessociety: When most people think about climate change, they likely think of CO2 emissions from cars or factories. But the way land is used and managed has a significant impact on #climate. Our very own Angela Laws shows how #landmanagement can combat #climatechange: https://t.co/iayWGM2iGF https://t.co/Vqc1I55tQk
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When most people think about climate change, they likely think of CO2 emissions from cars or factories. But the way land is used and managed has a significant impact on the climate.

xerces.org
On Jan 9, 2020
@EarthShare shared
RT @xercessociety: When most people think about climate change, they likely think of CO2 emissions from cars or factories. But the way land is used and managed has a significant impact on #climate. Our very own Angela Laws shows how #landmanagement can combat #climatechange: https://t.co/iayWGM2iGF https://t.co/Vqc1I55tQk
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Climate News Roundup: IPCC Lands Report

Climate News Roundup: IPCC Lands Report

When most people think about climate change, they likely think of CO2 emissions from cars or factories. But the way land is used and managed has a significant impact on the climate.

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.

When pastures are not green in the eyes of the youth

On Jan 7, 2020
@ICRAF shared
#Blog| When pastures are not green in the eyes of the #youth ‘The future of ancestral lands does not only depend on the sustainability of #farming but also on the availability and capability of the next generation’ https://t.co/vWI7hm2vTS https://t.co/IpyhMtzHY0
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When pastures are not green in the eyes of the youth

www.worldagroforestry.org
On Jan 7, 2020
@ICRAF shared
#Blog| When pastures are not green in the eyes of the #youth ‘The future of ancestral lands does not only depend on the sustainability of #farming but also on the availability and capability of the next generation’ https://t.co/vWI7hm2vTS https://t.co/IpyhMtzHY0
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When pastures are not green in the eyes of the youth

When pastures are not green in the eyes of the youth

When pastures are not green in the eyes of the youth

2019 was a breakout year for alternative protein startups. What’s in store for 2020?

On Jan 16, 2020
@AgFunder shared
2019 was a breakout year for alternative protein startups. What’s in store for 2020? https://t.co/dLmoz4kFHG https://t.co/1rlzoNZ05m
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Alternative proteins had a big year in 2019. But are they alternative or additional to traditional protein sources, ask F&A Next partners?

agfundernews.com
On Jan 16, 2020
@AgFunder shared
2019 was a breakout year for alternative protein startups. What’s in store for 2020? https://t.co/dLmoz4kFHG https://t.co/1rlzoNZ05m
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2019 was a breakout year for alternative protein startups. What’s in store for 2020?

2019 was a breakout year for alternative protein startups. What’s in store for 2020?

Alternative proteins had a big year in 2019. But are they alternative or additional to traditional protein sources, ask F&A Next partners?

A vision for future farming

On Jan 9, 2020
@farmingfirst shared
@TheresaVilliers highlights the UK's world leading vision in tackling the twin climate and nature crisis in her presentation on the future of farming @OxfordFarming conference https://t.co/0ibtPoAO5m #farming #climatecrisis #agriculture #environment
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Theresa Villiers' speech to Oxford Farming Conference - January 8 2020

www.gov.uk
On Jan 9, 2020
@farmingfirst shared
@TheresaVilliers highlights the UK's world leading vision in tackling the twin climate and nature crisis in her presentation on the future of farming @OxfordFarming conference https://t.co/0ibtPoAO5m #farming #climatecrisis #agriculture #environment
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A vision for future farming

A vision for future farming

Theresa Villiers' speech to Oxford Farming Conference - January 8 2020

Soil restoration and pesticide reduction a gaping hole in Westminster Environment Bill

On Jan 31, 2020
@SusFoodTrust shared
RT @SoilAssociation: Healthy #soil is core to #sustainable #farming & plays an important role in tackling #climatechange by storing carbon & supporting #wildlife We want binding targets for soil recovery & effective ways to ensure soil health is prioritised https://t.co/cFplIxEmuN #EnvironmentBill https://t.co/kNHpYLm3h1
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The long awaited, new Environment Bill has today (30th January 2020) returned to Parliament, and promises a Government commitment to reduce environmental impact, tackle climate change and restore nature. New Office of Environmental Protection, to hold the government to account on ...

www.soilassociation.org
On Jan 31, 2020
@SusFoodTrust shared
RT @SoilAssociation: Healthy #soil is core to #sustainable #farming & plays an important role in tackling #climatechange by storing carbon & supporting #wildlife We want binding targets for soil recovery & effective ways to ensure soil health is prioritised https://t.co/cFplIxEmuN #EnvironmentBill https://t.co/kNHpYLm3h1
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Soil restoration and pesticide reduction a gaping hole in Westminster Environment Bill

Soil restoration and pesticide reduction a gaping hole in Westminster Environment Bill

The long awaited, new Environment Bill has today (30th January 2020) returned to Parliament, and promises a Government commitment to reduce environmental impact, tackle climate change and ...

Top Influencers

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

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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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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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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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The Ecologist - setting the environmental agenda since 1970. Now part of The Resurgence Trust charity - environment, social justice, activism & ethical living.

Follow 131.6k 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

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Good, clean, fair food for all.

Follow 526.6k Followers

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Connecting the power of people, business & nonprofits for 30 years to build a thriving future. Environmental sustainability + social good @ work!

Follow 11.9k 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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Driving large-scale change by investing in, connecting, & celebrating social entrepreneurs & innovators dedicated to solving the world’s most pressing problems

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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.

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

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MD/PhD, Co-Founder & Chair, Stordalen Foundation. Founder&President, EAT Foundation. Tweets on food, climate & health, sustainable business. Young Global Leader

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

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

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