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Monthly report: May 2019

This month, The Essentials Report, has curated & analyzed the content published by 162 influencers like AgFunder and Civil Eats, discussing hashtags such as #BiodiversityDay , #ZeroHunger and #organic.
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GET YOUR CELLULAR AGRICULTURE EBOOK TODAY

On May 21, 2019
@NewHarvestOrg shared
Become an expert in the future of food in an easy-to-read book covering everything in cellular agriculture @cellagritech #MayaForNH @indbio @SOSVvc https://t.co/GJVe5RQEyG
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Get your free cellular agriculture ebook and discover the future of food

cellagri.mykajabi.com
On May 21, 2019
@NewHarvestOrg shared
Become an expert in the future of food in an easy-to-read book covering everything in cellular agriculture @cellagritech #MayaForNH @indbio @SOSVvc https://t.co/GJVe5RQEyG
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GET YOUR CELLULAR AGRICULTURE EBOOK TODAY

Get your free cellular agriculture ebook and discover the future of food

Can small-scale farmers grow a healthier California?

On May 26, 2019
@CivilEats shared
Can small-scale farmers grow a healthier California? https://t.co/eExhzQG2tG https://t.co/MrVgCSivlf
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Where industrial monocrops dominate, small farms form an agricultural resistance in the Central Valley.

www.hcn.org
On May 26, 2019
@CivilEats shared
Can small-scale farmers grow a healthier California? https://t.co/eExhzQG2tG https://t.co/MrVgCSivlf
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Can small-scale farmers grow a healthier California?

Where industrial monocrops dominate, small farms form an agricultural resistance in the Central Valley.

Exclusive: Alphabet X is exploring new ways to use AI in food production

On May 18, 2019
@MITOpenAg shared
Alphabet X is exploring new ways to use AI in food production - MIT Technology Review https://t.co/gAF5YpdsEZ
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Astro Teller says it’s thinking about how to pair machine learning with other technologies to revolutionize agriculture.

www.technologyreview.com
On May 18, 2019
@MITOpenAg shared
Alphabet X is exploring new ways to use AI in food production - MIT Technology Review https://t.co/gAF5YpdsEZ
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Exclusive: Alphabet X is exploring new ways to use AI in food production

Astro Teller says it’s thinking about how to pair machine learning with other technologies to revolutionize agriculture.

Farming and Climate Change: Towards Net Zero Carbon Emissions

On May 23, 2019
@SusFoodTrust shared
How can farmers address #climatechange and achieve zero net #carbon emissions? Find out at @SusFoodTrust @NFUtweets 2019 conference on July 5th. Speakers include @dimbleby_jd @gailbradbrook @Dieter_Helm and @Minette_Batters. More info here https://t.co/N2mHjWmBSW https://t.co/gYhmzR6oZq
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The event will explore the unique capacity of farming systems to address the threats of climate change, biodiversity and soil carbon loss, whilst producing high quality, health-promoting food. This conference has been inspired by Minette Batters’ target of net zero carbon emissions from ...

sustainablefoodtrust.org
On May 23, 2019
@SusFoodTrust shared
How can farmers address #climatechange and achieve zero net #carbon emissions? Find out at @SusFoodTrust @NFUtweets 2019 conference on July 5th. Speakers include @dimbleby_jd @gailbradbrook @Dieter_Helm and @Minette_Batters. More info here https://t.co/N2mHjWmBSW https://t.co/gYhmzR6oZq
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Farming and Climate Change: Towards Net Zero Carbon Emissions

The event will explore the unique capacity of farming systems to address the threats of climate change, biodiversity and soil carbon loss, whilst producing high quality, health-promoting ...

Creating Passion for Supporting Future Farmers

On May 25, 2019
@foodtank shared
RT @GrowingReturns: This program is working to grow and support young and aspiring farmers to shape the future generation of stewards of the land https://t.co/hxNFWCAW67 via @foodtank
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California-based First Generation Farmers has launched its Urban Edge Sustainable Farmers training program with its first cohort of farmers later this month.

foodtank.com
On May 25, 2019
@foodtank shared
RT @GrowingReturns: This program is working to grow and support young and aspiring farmers to shape the future generation of stewards of the land https://t.co/hxNFWCAW67 via @foodtank
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Creating Passion for Supporting Future Farmers

California-based First Generation Farmers has launched its Urban Edge Sustainable Farmers training program with its first cohort of farmers later this month.

Critics question ethics behind Impossible Burger’s rapid fast-food expansion

On May 24, 2019
@CivilEats shared
As Impossible Foods rapidly expands, some in its Bay Area home base — its single factory is in Oakland — question whether partnering with the fast food industry is the best match for a company whose stated mission is to save the world. https://t.co/vczVSIJIq3
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As Impossible Foods announces another $300 million in funding, some wonder if a fast-food chain known for labor disputes and unhealthy food choices is the best match for a Bay Area company whose mission is to save the world.

www.sfchronicle.com
On May 24, 2019
@CivilEats shared
As Impossible Foods rapidly expands, some in its Bay Area home base — its single factory is in Oakland — question whether partnering with the fast food industry is the best match for a company whose stated mission is to save the world. https://t.co/vczVSIJIq3
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Critics question ethics behind Impossible Burger’s rapid fast-food expansion

As Impossible Foods announces another $300 million in funding, some wonder if a fast-food chain known for labor disputes and unhealthy food choices is the best match for a Bay Area company ...

Organic Served Here Case Study - Better Food

On May 28, 2019
@SoilAssociation shared
A flagship name for #local and #organic in Bristol, @BetterFoodCo cafes were the first to certify with our Organic Served Here Award - find out why founder @PhilHaughton felt this was important and what the award means to their customers 🍇🧀🥦☕️ > https://t.co/HPw02G9cx9 https://t.co/GB4WlIYPKC
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Better Food, Bristol 4-star OSH award – 75-95% organic menu Since its establishment in 1992, Better Food has become something of a Bristol institution, most recently winning the Best Independent Retailer award at Natural & Organic Products Europe (NOPE). Better Food has always been first ...

www.soilassociation.org
On May 28, 2019
@SoilAssociation shared
A flagship name for #local and #organic in Bristol, @BetterFoodCo cafes were the first to certify with our Organic Served Here Award - find out why founder @PhilHaughton felt this was important and what the award means to their customers 🍇🧀🥦☕️ > https://t.co/HPw02G9cx9 https://t.co/GB4WlIYPKC
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Organic Served Here Case Study - Better Food

Better Food, Bristol 4-star OSH award – 75-95% organic menu Since its establishment in 1992, Better Food has become something of a Bristol institution, most recently winning the Best ...

Letter from London: Britain’s ‘Food Waste Tsar’ Wants Radical, Drastic Change

On May 29, 2019
@AgFunder shared
Letter from London: Britain’s ‘Food Waste Tsar’ Wants Radical, Drastic Change https://t.co/anuYO14mQB https://t.co/mEQrGxaHgx
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These notes from our London-based reporter include a food waste symposium, London Food Tech Week and a bevy of startups.

agfundernews.com
On May 29, 2019
@AgFunder shared
Letter from London: Britain’s ‘Food Waste Tsar’ Wants Radical, Drastic Change https://t.co/anuYO14mQB https://t.co/mEQrGxaHgx
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Letter from London: Britain’s ‘Food Waste Tsar’ Wants Radical, Drastic Change

These notes from our London-based reporter include a food waste symposium, London Food Tech Week and a bevy of startups.

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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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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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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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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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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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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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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Natural Resources Defense Council | The Earth's Best Defense

Follow 247.6k Followers

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

Follow 18.6k 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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Keeping family farmers on the land, growing good food for us all.

Follow 30.0k 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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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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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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Protecting our food, farms & environment! Get the latest: https://t.co/mSzblYdhCF

Follow 41.8k Followers

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Advancing solutions for a just & sustainable world. Join our Annual #Bioneers Conference: Oct 20-22, 2017.

Follow 21.3k 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