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Monthly report: June 2020

This month, The Essentials Report, has curated & analyzed the content published by 132 influencers like AgFunder and Soil Association, discussing hashtags such as #organic , #CountrysideStewardship and #BlackHistoryMonth.
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Covid-19 and global warming: two good reasons to eat fewer animals

On Jun 1, 2020
@oxfutureoffood shared
RT @openDemocracy: Over the past year the world has seen an alarming succession of environmental disasters. To reduce their risk we can do one big thing - shift to a flexitarian diet and buy more sustainably-produced food, says Giulia Wegner. (via @odTransform) https://t.co/NFdvuh7Cyu
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Shifting to a flexitarian diet will help to prevent pandemics, fight climate change, and feed the world sustainably.

www.opendemocracy.net
On Jun 1, 2020
@oxfutureoffood shared
RT @openDemocracy: Over the past year the world has seen an alarming succession of environmental disasters. To reduce their risk we can do one big thing - shift to a flexitarian diet and buy more sustainably-produced food, says Giulia Wegner. (via @odTransform) https://t.co/NFdvuh7Cyu
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Covid-19 and global warming: two good reasons to eat fewer animals

Covid-19 and global warming: two good reasons to eat fewer animals

Shifting to a flexitarian diet will help to prevent pandemics, fight climate change, and feed the world sustainably.

COVID-19: Possible link between virus, intensive pig farming, says study

On Jun 4, 2020
@farmsnotfactory shared
New hypothesis on industrial farmed pigs being vectors for #Covid_19 that is, could pigs be the genetic path COVID-19 took between bats and humans? https://t.co/A1KMuaf5Op
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SARS-CoV-2 may have transmitted from infected pigs to a farm worker, from pig meat to the human food chain or from pig faeces into the environment, contaminating drinking water

www.downtoearth.org.in
On Jun 4, 2020
@farmsnotfactory shared
New hypothesis on industrial farmed pigs being vectors for #Covid_19 that is, could pigs be the genetic path COVID-19 took between bats and humans? https://t.co/A1KMuaf5Op
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COVID-19: Possible link between virus, intensive pig farming, says study

COVID-19: Possible link between virus, intensive pig farming, says study

SARS-CoV-2 may have transmitted from infected pigs to a farm worker, from pig meat to the human food chain or from pig faeces into the environment, contaminating drinking water

Oceans will be key to future food security – new expert report

On Jun 5, 2020
@WorldResources shared
RT @FISH_CGIAR: The ocean could provide 6X more food than it does today – including more than 2/3 of the protein needed to feed the future world population – provided it is sustainably managed. Read more this #WorldOceansDay: https://t.co/rAJbRvLYQe @oceanpanel @WorldResources @WorldFishCenter
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A new report estimates that the ocean could provide six times more food than it does today – including more than two-thirds of the protein needed to feed the future world population – provided it is sustainably managed. ...

blog.worldfishcenter.org
On Jun 5, 2020
@WorldResources shared
RT @FISH_CGIAR: The ocean could provide 6X more food than it does today – including more than 2/3 of the protein needed to feed the future world population – provided it is sustainably managed. Read more this #WorldOceansDay: https://t.co/rAJbRvLYQe @oceanpanel @WorldResources @WorldFishCenter
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Oceans will be key to future food security – new expert report

Oceans will be key to future food security – new expert report

A new report estimates that the ocean could provide six times more food than it does today – including more than two-thirds of the protein needed to feed the future world population – ...

Investing in renewables to replace ageing coal-fired power stations is a no-brainer

On Jun 9, 2020
@350 shared
RT @GlenTyler: Wonderful work by the Climate Justice Coalition on Friday, mentioned in this op-ed by Prof. Swilling: OPINIONISTA: Investing in renewables to replace ageing coal-fired power stations is a no-brainer https://t.co/kBBxDwNe1g
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If post-Covid-19 economic recovery really is the number one goal, the stimulus that will have the best short- and long-term multiplier effects will be a massive investment programme in renewables.

www.dailymaverick.co.za
On Jun 9, 2020
@350 shared
RT @GlenTyler: Wonderful work by the Climate Justice Coalition on Friday, mentioned in this op-ed by Prof. Swilling: OPINIONISTA: Investing in renewables to replace ageing coal-fired power stations is a no-brainer https://t.co/kBBxDwNe1g
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Investing in renewables to replace ageing coal-fired power stations is a no-brainer

Investing in renewables to replace ageing coal-fired power stations is a no-brainer

If post-Covid-19 economic recovery really is the number one goal, the stimulus that will have the best short- and long-term multiplier effects will be a massive investment programme in ...

08 Jun Enhancing Nature’s Food Basket for All

On Jun 9, 2020
@farmsnotfactory shared
RT @ciwf: "Whilst Covid-19 is widely seen as having emanated from China’s wet markets and the illegal wildlife trade, it is but the latest disease to emerge from our appalling treatment of animals." - @philip_ciwf https://t.co/n9Y119YMwY
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Earlier this week I was delighted to accept an invitation to participate in the Act #ForNature Global Online Forum. This was an International Consultation of Major Groups and Stakeholders as part of preparatory meetings leading up to the United Nations Environment Assembly (UNEA 5) next ...

philiplymbery.com
On Jun 9, 2020
@farmsnotfactory shared
RT @ciwf: "Whilst Covid-19 is widely seen as having emanated from China’s wet markets and the illegal wildlife trade, it is but the latest disease to emerge from our appalling treatment of animals." - @philip_ciwf https://t.co/n9Y119YMwY
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08 Jun Enhancing Nature’s Food Basket for All

08 Jun Enhancing Nature’s Food Basket for All

Earlier this week I was delighted to accept an invitation to participate in the Act #ForNature Global Online Forum. This was an International Consultation of Major Groups and Stakeholders ...

Michael Pellman Rowland: Betting On Plant Based Meat Species Unite

On Jun 11, 2020
@G_stordalen shared
Great podcast on why investors are betting on plant-based meat alternatives, with EAT Special Advisor Michael Pellman Rowland @TweetsByMPR via @SpeciesUnite: https://t.co/jL4mVcdk5G
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‎Show Species Unite, Ep Michael Pellman Rowland: Betting On Plant Based Meat - Jun 10, 2020

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On Jun 11, 2020
@G_stordalen shared
Great podcast on why investors are betting on plant-based meat alternatives, with EAT Special Advisor Michael Pellman Rowland @TweetsByMPR via @SpeciesUnite: https://t.co/jL4mVcdk5G
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Michael Pellman Rowland: Betting On Plant Based Meat Species Unite

Michael Pellman Rowland: Betting On Plant Based Meat Species Unite

‎Show Species Unite, Ep Michael Pellman Rowland: Betting On Plant Based Meat - Jun 10, 2020

FOA 210: The Future of Ag Media Future of Agriculture

On Jun 20, 2020
@AgFunder shared
RT @sarah_k_mock: I went on a podcast and talked about ag media, and, well. You should probably hear it for yourself. https://t.co/Js69lze8Vb
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‎Show Future of Agriculture, Ep FOA 210: The Future of Ag Media - Jun 17, 2020

podcasts.apple.com
On Jun 20, 2020
@AgFunder shared
RT @sarah_k_mock: I went on a podcast and talked about ag media, and, well. You should probably hear it for yourself. https://t.co/Js69lze8Vb
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FOA 210: The Future of Ag Media Future of Agriculture

FOA 210: The Future of Ag Media Future of Agriculture

‎Show Future of Agriculture, Ep FOA 210: The Future of Ag Media - Jun 17, 2020

Recycling 101: Figuring Out What to Recycle and How

On Jun 25, 2020
@foodprintorg shared
Plastic wrap may be convenient, but it clogs up recycling pathways & when it goes to landfills, it stays there forever. Learn what can — and cannot — be recycled: https://t.co/sFqG0gR6wH
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Need help learning what and how to recycle. Read these tips and easy steps that tackle how to do just that plus why recycling is more important than ever.

foodprint.org
On Jun 25, 2020
@foodprintorg shared
Plastic wrap may be convenient, but it clogs up recycling pathways & when it goes to landfills, it stays there forever. Learn what can — and cannot — be recycled: https://t.co/sFqG0gR6wH
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Recycling 101: Figuring Out What to Recycle and How

Recycling 101: Figuring Out What to Recycle and How

Need help learning what and how to recycle. Read these tips and easy steps that tackle how to do just that plus why recycling is more important than ever.

Top Influencers

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

Follow 407.3k 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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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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Links, Ideas and Conversation from the TreeHugger hive mind, the latest in modern green.

Follow 357.7k 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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News and analysis with a global perspective. Subscribe here: https://t.co/owztJzwlmm

Follow 19.4M Followers

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Join a global movement that's inspiring the world to rise to the challenge of the climate crisis. 350=safe upper limit of CO2 in atmosphere.

Follow 323.0k Followers

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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

Follow 23.8k Followers

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Senior food & agriculture reporter at @politico; lover of happy hours, the Pacific Northwest & GAO reports. Say hi: hbottemiller/@/politico/./com

Follow 13.5k 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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Protecting our food, farms & environment! Get the latest: https://t.co/mSzblYdhCF

Follow 41.8k 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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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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Non-profit explanatory & investigative journalism focused on food, agriculture, & environmental health in partnership with local & national media outlets.

Follow 23.9k 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