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Monthly report: March 2018

This month, The Essentials Report, has curated & analyzed the content published by 132 influencers like Food Tank and AgFunder, discussing hashtags such as #FoodTank , #FoodTech and #AgTech.
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Best articles in March 2018

Organic or starve: Can Cuba’s new farming model provide food security?

On Nov 2, 2017
@FERNnews shared
RT @SlowFoodUSA: Is #organic farming Cuba’s answer to feeding itself? Deep dive @FERNNews @GuardianEco by @rogeratwood https://t.co/sEJaMAuECH
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In the town of Hershey, a couple of hours’ drive east of Havana in Mayabeque province, you can see the past and the future of Cuban farming, side by side. More on this story Read more of our reporting on nutrition and food access.  Read more of our reporting on farms and labor. Read more… ...

thefern.org
On Nov 2, 2017
@FERNnews shared
RT @SlowFoodUSA: Is #organic farming Cuba’s answer to feeding itself? Deep dive @FERNNews @GuardianEco by @rogeratwood https://t.co/sEJaMAuECH
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Organic or starve: Can Cuba’s new farming model provide food security?

In the town of Hershey, a couple of hours’ drive east of Havana in Mayabeque province, you can see the past and the future of Cuban farming, side by side. More on this story Read more of ...

Seed-to-Farm-to-Table: Dan Barber Introduces His New Enterprise, Row 7

On Mar 6, 2018
@foodtank shared
RT @greenwpurpose: It's high time someone disrupted the giants in the seed industry, “There is an emerging, exciting, passionate group of eaters who don't want to settle for food that's processed, for food that's tasteless.”- @DanBarber chef @BlueHillFarm via @foodtank https://t.co/i0n2FYb2RQ https://t.co/JBz5kWN10x
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Dan Barber’s new company, Row 7, is transforming the conversation about the food system at the seed level

foodtank.com
On Mar 6, 2018
@foodtank shared
RT @greenwpurpose: It's high time someone disrupted the giants in the seed industry, “There is an emerging, exciting, passionate group of eaters who don't want to settle for food that's processed, for food that's tasteless.”- @DanBarber chef @BlueHillFarm via @foodtank https://t.co/i0n2FYb2RQ https://t.co/JBz5kWN10x
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Seed-to-Farm-to-Table: Dan Barber Introduces His New Enterprise, Row 7

Dan Barber’s new company, Row 7, is transforming the conversation about the food system at the seed level

We all have a role to play in shaping farming’s future

On Mar 23, 2018
@SoilAssociation shared
Great piece in the @Telegraph! Together we can shape the future of farming https://t.co/9zFYIqeEfo https://t.co/2BY8ecV3kM
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Joined up government is an age-old challenge but never more critical than now with Brexit.

www.telegraph.co.uk
On Mar 23, 2018
@SoilAssociation shared
Great piece in the @Telegraph! Together we can shape the future of farming https://t.co/9zFYIqeEfo https://t.co/2BY8ecV3kM
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We all have a role to play in shaping farming’s future

Joined up government is an age-old challenge but never more critical than now with Brexit.

Trump Administration Proposes Roll-back of Key Conservation Programs

On Mar 17, 2018
@Cornucopia_Inst shared
Trump Administration Proposes Roll-back of Key #Conservation Programs. https://t.co/zv058N5ZXr #farmbill #cleanwater #wildlife
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Cornucopia’s Take: Current conservation regulations conserve habitat for endangered species and provide protection for water and pristine environments near agricultural land. These regulations are worth billions of dollars in clean water and have incalculable worth for wildlife. ...

www.cornucopia.org
On Mar 17, 2018
@Cornucopia_Inst shared
Trump Administration Proposes Roll-back of Key #Conservation Programs. https://t.co/zv058N5ZXr #farmbill #cleanwater #wildlife
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Trump Administration Proposes Roll-back of Key Conservation Programs

Cornucopia’s Take: Current conservation regulations conserve habitat for endangered species and provide protection for water and pristine environments near agricultural land. These ...

Farmer Friday: April Wilson is Taking a Hands-On Approach to Our Food

On Mar 26, 2018
@foodtank shared
“When people can touch, feel, and be a part of the farming process, they truly get to experience it.” Check out our @Niman_Ranch Farmer Interview with April Wilson here! #RaisedWithCare: https://t.co/O2HSnKtutU via @foodtank
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April Wilson hopes to inspire people to take action either by farming or with their money, to make a healthier food system.

foodtank.com
On Mar 26, 2018
@foodtank shared
“When people can touch, feel, and be a part of the farming process, they truly get to experience it.” Check out our @Niman_Ranch Farmer Interview with April Wilson here! #RaisedWithCare: https://t.co/O2HSnKtutU via @foodtank
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Farmer Friday: April Wilson is Taking a Hands-On Approach to Our Food

April Wilson hopes to inspire people to take action either by farming or with their money, to make a healthier food system.

Getting To Know Your Herbs

On Mar 20, 2018
@SoilAssociation shared
‘Knowledge of herbs and their practical uses have been carefully passed down by our ancestors’. Find out interesting uses for lesser known herbs such as nettles and cleavers from Lou #KnowYourOrganicRoots https://t.co/Er32JJgymw https://t.co/bkuHG2fMdg
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A guest blog post from Lou who runs Bengrove Market Garden with her partner Liam, selling their organic produce in veg boxes and at local markets. At a host farm we learnt how wildlife and the natural world were your biggest assets if you wanted to make your organic growing business a ...

www.soilassociation.org
On Mar 20, 2018
@SoilAssociation shared
‘Knowledge of herbs and their practical uses have been carefully passed down by our ancestors’. Find out interesting uses for lesser known herbs such as nettles and cleavers from Lou #KnowYourOrganicRoots https://t.co/Er32JJgymw https://t.co/bkuHG2fMdg
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Getting To Know Your Herbs

A guest blog post from Lou who runs Bengrove Market Garden with her partner Liam, selling their organic produce in veg boxes and at local markets. At a host farm we learnt how wildlife and ...

Survey: Millennials are the most likely to prefer 'ethical' snacks

On Mar 21, 2018
@AgFunder shared
Survey: Millennials are the most likely to prefer 'ethical' snacks https://t.co/M20ExZ4dr6 https://t.co/Mdi1uPXvDo
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U.S. consumers aged 18 to 34 are more concerned than other generations about issues such as sustainable farming, fair trade and zero waste in the products they consume.

www.fooddive.com
On Mar 21, 2018
@AgFunder shared
Survey: Millennials are the most likely to prefer 'ethical' snacks https://t.co/M20ExZ4dr6 https://t.co/Mdi1uPXvDo
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Survey: Millennials are the most likely to prefer 'ethical' snacks

U.S. consumers aged 18 to 34 are more concerned than other generations about issues such as sustainable farming, fair trade and zero waste in the products they consume.

Climate Column

On Mar 22, 2018
@foodtank shared
RT @NFUDC: Farmers' & ranchers' livelihoods depend on safe & predictable water access. They're also in a unique position to improve water quality & mitigate precipitation-altering climate change. Check out our Climate Column for info & resources: https://t.co/KmDz7hp2Jd #WorldWaterDay https://t.co/4epAGEnW7L
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A 2013 report published by the U.S Department of Agriculture, Climate Change and Agriculture in the United States: Effects and Adaptation, estimates that “under climate change, losses to corn production in the United States from precipitation … Read More By Adam Pauley, NFU Intern For the ...

nfu.org
On Mar 22, 2018
@foodtank shared
RT @NFUDC: Farmers' & ranchers' livelihoods depend on safe & predictable water access. They're also in a unique position to improve water quality & mitigate precipitation-altering climate change. Check out our Climate Column for info & resources: https://t.co/KmDz7hp2Jd #WorldWaterDay https://t.co/4epAGEnW7L
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Climate Column

A 2013 report published by the U.S Department of Agriculture, Climate Change and Agriculture in the United States: Effects and Adaptation, estimates that “under climate change, losses to ...

Top Influencers

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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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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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@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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U.S. Government initiative addressing the root causes of global hunger & poverty to improve #foodsecurity & #nutrition around the world.

Follow 35.3k 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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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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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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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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#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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Mom. Real Food Media Maven. Food MythBuster. Author and sustainable food advocate. @foodmythbusters @realfoodfilms

Follow 29.5k Followers

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The 501(c)(3) non-profit accelerating the science of #cellularagriculture to reinvent the way we make animal products - without animals. Tweets by @erinheejoon

Follow 3.7k Followers

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Good, clean, fair food for all.

Follow 526.6k Followers

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Our mission is to conserve the lands and waters on which all life depends. Working in 69 countries, all 50 U.S. states and your backyard.

Follow 766.5k Followers

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Studying, promoting, and creating healthy and productive landscapes for people, food and nature.

Follow 14.2k 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 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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Exploring the future of open-source computational and networked food systems @medialab most tweets from the head #nerdfarmer @calebgrowsfood

Follow 8.3k Followers

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Since its inception nearly 130 years ago, the core purpose of National Geographic has been to further the knowledge and awareness of our world.

Follow 16.3M 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