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Monthly report: November 2019

This month, The Essentials Report, has curated & analyzed the content published by 150 influencers like AgFunder and Civil Eats, discussing hashtags such as #farming , #ocean and #OceanAction.
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Future Food: Who’s responsible for obesity? And when Futurist Jack Bobo is pro-tradition

On Nov 7, 2019
@AgFunder shared
Future Food: Who’s responsible for obesity? And why Futurist Jack Bobo is pro-tradition https://t.co/52R9ka072g https://t.co/c8t3qQP546
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"I'm very optimistic and excited about what the world will look like in 2050 but I think it is helpful though to think about where we've come from in order to think about where we're going,"

agfundernews.com
On Nov 7, 2019
@AgFunder shared
Future Food: Who’s responsible for obesity? And why Futurist Jack Bobo is pro-tradition https://t.co/52R9ka072g https://t.co/c8t3qQP546
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Future Food: Who’s responsible for obesity? And when Futurist Jack Bobo is pro-tradition

"I'm very optimistic and excited about what the world will look like in 2050 but I think it is helpful though to think about where we've come from in order to think about where we're going,"

The Future of Food: are businesses on track to deliver a sustainable protein system by 2040?

On Nov 22, 2019
@farmingfirst shared
We’re seeing the start of a widespread, international shift towards a diverse and sustainable protein offer. But are we seeing change at the speed needed? Read more in the new @Forum4theFuture report👇#thefutureoffood https://t.co/0ylXEGYA8k
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Are businesses on track to deliver a sustainable protein system by 2040? Our latest report, The Future of Food, explores this question and reviews the current state of the market.

www.forumforthefuture.org
On Nov 22, 2019
@farmingfirst shared
We’re seeing the start of a widespread, international shift towards a diverse and sustainable protein offer. But are we seeing change at the speed needed? Read more in the new @Forum4theFuture report👇#thefutureoffood https://t.co/0ylXEGYA8k
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The Future of Food: are businesses on track to deliver a sustainable protein system by 2040?

Are businesses on track to deliver a sustainable protein system by 2040? Our latest report, The Future of Food, explores this question and reviews the current state of the market.

Agroecology recognized as the transformative solution for a food system in crisis by experts at UN

On Nov 14, 2019
@annalappe shared
RT @FoEint: #Agroecology now recognized as the transformative solution for a food system in crisis by experts at @UN_CFS. Years of joint struggle & building political power by movements in @CSM4CFS against false solutions made this possible. #FoodSovereignty NOW! https://t.co/JSESA9x61L
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Civil society from around the world successfully put agroecology on the agenda, as the truly innovative pathway to resolving multiple crises.

www.foei.org
On Nov 14, 2019
@annalappe shared
RT @FoEint: #Agroecology now recognized as the transformative solution for a food system in crisis by experts at @UN_CFS. Years of joint struggle & building political power by movements in @CSM4CFS against false solutions made this possible. #FoodSovereignty NOW! https://t.co/JSESA9x61L
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Agroecology recognized as the transformative solution for a food system in crisis by experts at UN

Civil society from around the world successfully put agroecology on the agenda, as the truly innovative pathway to resolving multiple crises.

Food system transformation needs everyone at the table, experts say

On Nov 22, 2019
@mwbloem shared
Food system transformation needs everyone at the table, experts say @devex https://t.co/rzhJtGuCYy
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Food security issues are expected to be increasingly exacerbated by climate change, causing challenges of overconsumption, environmental degradation, and underproduction. Can a multistakeholder approach help tackle the problems?

www.devex.com
On Nov 22, 2019
@mwbloem shared
Food system transformation needs everyone at the table, experts say @devex https://t.co/rzhJtGuCYy
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Food system transformation needs everyone at the table, experts say

Food security issues are expected to be increasingly exacerbated by climate change, causing challenges of overconsumption, environmental degradation, and underproduction. Can a ...

The second generation of vertical farming is approaching. Here’s why it’s important.

On Nov 4, 2019
@AgFunder shared
The second generation of vertical farming is approaching. Here’s why it’s important. https://t.co/fGuIb1VhDV https://t.co/IYuW1DBDe3
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As vertical farming moves into its next phase where operating expenses are dropping, Boaz Toledano writes that it will be able to compete with the industry organic industry.

agfundernews.com
On Nov 4, 2019
@AgFunder shared
The second generation of vertical farming is approaching. Here’s why it’s important. https://t.co/fGuIb1VhDV https://t.co/IYuW1DBDe3
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The second generation of vertical farming is approaching. Here’s why it’s important.

As vertical farming moves into its next phase where operating expenses are dropping, Boaz Toledano writes that it will be able to compete with the industry organic industry.

The Next Hot Tech Career? Farming.

On Nov 14, 2019
@ariannahuff shared
Great piece from @Terramera Founder @karnmanhas on why he believes farming needs a 21st-century rebrand. https://t.co/sNvNCOOePq
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Here’s why this vital industry needs an image makeover.

thriveglobal.com
On Nov 14, 2019
@ariannahuff shared
Great piece from @Terramera Founder @karnmanhas on why he believes farming needs a 21st-century rebrand. https://t.co/sNvNCOOePq
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The Next Hot Tech Career? Farming.

Here’s why this vital industry needs an image makeover.

Can regenerative agriculture reverse climate change? Big Food is banking on it.

On Nov 3, 2019
@annalappe shared
RT @foe_us: As food companies are advocating for regenerative agriculture, they must take pesticide reduction into account! We cannot continue poisoning our Earth with toxic pesticides. https://t.co/Rtf00P7oNP
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Regenerative agriculture works to draw carbon out of the atmosphere and into the soil, but there’s an ongoing debate on how much carbon can be stored there and for how long.

www.nbcnews.com
On Nov 3, 2019
@annalappe shared
RT @foe_us: As food companies are advocating for regenerative agriculture, they must take pesticide reduction into account! We cannot continue poisoning our Earth with toxic pesticides. https://t.co/Rtf00P7oNP
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Can regenerative agriculture reverse climate change? Big Food is banking on it.

Regenerative agriculture works to draw carbon out of the atmosphere and into the soil, but there’s an ongoing debate on how much carbon can be stored there and for how long.

EXCLUSIVE: Former USDA Sec’y & UNICEF director Ann Veneman joins board of Full Harvest

On Nov 7, 2019
@foodtank shared
“It is estimated that over 30% of global food production is wasted,” @amveneman. @FullHarvestTech addresses farm level waste by using technology to connect farmers with food companies and decrease the amount of perfectly good produce going into landfills. https://t.co/GKhXw9Q52k
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Here Venemean tells AFN her thoughts on where agrifood tech can improve, plant-based protein, and one of the biggest takeaways from her career to date.

agfundernews.com
On Nov 7, 2019
@foodtank shared
“It is estimated that over 30% of global food production is wasted,” @amveneman. @FullHarvestTech addresses farm level waste by using technology to connect farmers with food companies and decrease the amount of perfectly good produce going into landfills. https://t.co/GKhXw9Q52k
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EXCLUSIVE: Former USDA Sec’y & UNICEF director Ann Veneman joins board of Full Harvest

Here Venemean tells AFN her thoughts on where agrifood tech can improve, plant-based protein, and one of the biggest takeaways from her career to date.

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

Follow 29.5k 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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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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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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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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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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Protecting our food, farms & environment! Get the latest: https://t.co/mSzblYdhCF

Follow 41.8k 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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#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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mother, sister, flat shoe advocate, sleep evangelist, HuffPost founder, and founder and CEO of Thrive Global. https://t.co/XBvEJV1Wbq

Follow 2.6M Followers

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

Follow 407.3k 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

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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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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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Official Twitter account of the United Nations Environment Programme (UN Environment). Follow our senior leadership: @ErikSolheim & @IbrahimThiaw

Follow 605.6k 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