Food

Monthly report: May 2018

This month, The Essentials Report, has curated & analyzed the content published by 114 influencers like Food Tank and Soil Association, discussing hashtags such as #FoodTank , #FutureFarming and #FarmingBeyondBrexit.
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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

The Government Must Invest in Innovative Farmers

On Apr 24, 2018
@SoilAssociation shared
How do you think the Government could best support farmer led innovation after #Brexit? @DefraGovUK #FarmingBeyondBrexit #FutureFarming https://t.co/0b9Vbc3L7F https://t.co/RaKUoHeCjJ
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We are calling for the Government to allocate 10% of the current R&D budget for innovative agriculture projects led by farmers themselves. The future success of UK agriculture will depend on innovation by farmers. The UK currently spends around £450 million a year on agricultural research ...

www.soilassociation.org
On Apr 24, 2018
@SoilAssociation shared
How do you think the Government could best support farmer led innovation after #Brexit? @DefraGovUK #FarmingBeyondBrexit #FutureFarming https://t.co/0b9Vbc3L7F https://t.co/RaKUoHeCjJ
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The Government Must Invest in Innovative Farmers

We are calling for the Government to allocate 10% of the current R&D budget for innovative agriculture projects led by farmers themselves. The future success of UK agriculture will depend ...

Growing wise

On May 14, 2018
@SoilAssociation shared
RT @mygreenpod: Soil Association and Pukka Herbs are helping to pass #planting knowledge down to the next generations https://t.co/9g97LOyaSv @SoilAssociation @Pukkaherbs #MGPConsciousRevolution https://t.co/6OJGCaImGO
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Soil Association and Pukka Herbs are helping to pass planting knowledge down to the next generations

www.mygreenpod.com
On May 14, 2018
@SoilAssociation shared
RT @mygreenpod: Soil Association and Pukka Herbs are helping to pass #planting knowledge down to the next generations https://t.co/9g97LOyaSv @SoilAssociation @Pukkaherbs #MGPConsciousRevolution https://t.co/6OJGCaImGO
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Growing wise

Soil Association and Pukka Herbs are helping to pass planting knowledge down to the next generations

CALL FOR IDEAS

On May 9, 2018
@DaniNierenberg shared
RT @foodtank: OPPORTUNITY: Call for Ideas – 2050: Visions for Global Food Systems Transformation. The aim is to crowdsource innovative, inspiring, bold, transformative visions for a healthy, equitable, renewable, resilient, & culturally diverse future of food. Details: https://t.co/5M433BL4HI https://t.co/CKisSK8ZUV
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We invite our vast and diverse networks across borders and disciplines to help craft innovative, inspiring, bold, transformative visions for a healthy, equitable, renewable, resilient, and culturally diverse future of food shaped by people, communities, and their institutions. We invite ...

futureoffood.org
On May 9, 2018
@DaniNierenberg shared
RT @foodtank: OPPORTUNITY: Call for Ideas – 2050: Visions for Global Food Systems Transformation. The aim is to crowdsource innovative, inspiring, bold, transformative visions for a healthy, equitable, renewable, resilient, & culturally diverse future of food. Details: https://t.co/5M433BL4HI https://t.co/CKisSK8ZUV
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CALL FOR IDEAS

We invite our vast and diverse networks across borders and disciplines to help craft innovative, inspiring, bold, transformative visions for a healthy, equitable, renewable, resilient, and ...

Optimum shade for cocoa

On May 21, 2018
@ICRAF shared
#NowReading: #Agroforestry systems hold the promise for sustainable cocoa cultivation. https://t.co/V0COqdfoPN via @ETH_en @EurekAlert
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As chocolate becomes ever more popular, demand for cocoa keeps rising. For production to keep up, agricultural practices have to become more sustainable. ETH researchers tested what shade trees can contribute to solving this problem.

www.eurekalert.org
On May 21, 2018
@ICRAF shared
#NowReading: #Agroforestry systems hold the promise for sustainable cocoa cultivation. https://t.co/V0COqdfoPN via @ETH_en @EurekAlert
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Optimum shade for cocoa

As chocolate becomes ever more popular, demand for cocoa keeps rising. For production to keep up, agricultural practices have to become more sustainable. ETH researchers tested what shade ...

Forget sustainable farming — regenerative agriculture is the new frontier

On May 19, 2018
@DaniNierenberg shared
Forget sustainable farming — regenerative agriculture is the new frontier. https://t.co/YSsuKs3jm1
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Meet the innovative grazing expert profiled in "This Farm Is Medicine," now streaming on Salon Premium

www.salon.com
On May 19, 2018
@DaniNierenberg shared
Forget sustainable farming — regenerative agriculture is the new frontier. https://t.co/YSsuKs3jm1
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Forget sustainable farming — regenerative agriculture is the new frontier

Meet the innovative grazing expert profiled in "This Farm Is Medicine," now streaming on Salon Premium

These 4 Tech Trends Are Driving Us Toward Food Abundance

On May 22, 2018
@AgFunder shared
These 4 Tech Trends Are Driving Us Toward Food Abundance https://t.co/vf85C7IbH6 #CRISPR #AgTech https://t.co/DdiuzTrWnh
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From a first-principles perspective, the task of feeding eight billion people boils down to converting energy from the sun into chemical energy in our bodies. Traditionally, solar energy is converted by photosynthesis into carbohydrates in plants (i.e ...

singularityhub.com
On May 22, 2018
@AgFunder shared
These 4 Tech Trends Are Driving Us Toward Food Abundance https://t.co/vf85C7IbH6 #CRISPR #AgTech https://t.co/DdiuzTrWnh
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These 4 Tech Trends Are Driving Us Toward Food Abundance

From a first-principles perspective, the task of feeding eight billion people boils down to converting energy from the sun into chemical energy in our bodies. Traditionally, solar energy is ...

17 Organizations Feeding and Healing the World Through Regenerative Agriculture

On May 16, 2018
@foodtank shared
RT @DefendingBeef: Heard of Regenerative Agriculture? These 17 organizations promote farming principles that not only grow nutritious food, but revitalize the soil & restore ecosystems. https://t.co/ZCiJ5zAqk3 via @foodtank Yay some gr8 names on this list including @SavoryInstitute @kissthegroundCA
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Food Tank has created a list of 17 organizations dedicated to feeding and healing the world through regenerative agriculture.

foodtank.com
On May 16, 2018
@foodtank shared
RT @DefendingBeef: Heard of Regenerative Agriculture? These 17 organizations promote farming principles that not only grow nutritious food, but revitalize the soil & restore ecosystems. https://t.co/ZCiJ5zAqk3 via @foodtank Yay some gr8 names on this list including @SavoryInstitute @kissthegroundCA
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17 Organizations Feeding and Healing the World Through Regenerative Agriculture

Food Tank has created a list of 17 organizations dedicated to feeding and healing the world through regenerative agriculture.

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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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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@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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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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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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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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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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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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food enthused, tech curious, tweets @branchfood

Follow 5.1k 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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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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Advocating for a just & sustainable food system and an end to hunger. Operator of Food Sovereignty Tours @foodsovtours

Follow 17.3k 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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News and comment on the world's most important environmental stories

Follow 407.3k Followers

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We preserve the environment by partnering with families to improve well-being through sustainable farming.

Follow 1.3k 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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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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Just like https://t.co/b4omiDqchs, but shorter.

Follow 9.6M Followers