Food

Monthly report: November 2018

This month, The Essentials Report, has curated & analyzed the content published by 126 influencers like AgFunder and Farming First, discussing hashtags such as #agroecology , #agriculture and #farming.
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For a New Generation of Farmers, Accessing Land is the First Step Toward Tackling Consolidation

On Nov 25, 2018
@AgFunder shared
For a New Generation of Farmers, Accessing Land is the First Step Toward Tackling Consolidation #agriculture #Millennials https://t.co/w4NYhY171J https://t.co/toSBNzntHp
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With the help of nonprofits and land trusts, young farmers are to staking out the space to change the face of America’s farmland.

civileats.com
On Nov 25, 2018
@AgFunder shared
For a New Generation of Farmers, Accessing Land is the First Step Toward Tackling Consolidation #agriculture #Millennials https://t.co/w4NYhY171J https://t.co/toSBNzntHp
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For a New Generation of Farmers, Accessing Land is the First Step Toward Tackling Consolidation

With the help of nonprofits and land trusts, young farmers are to staking out the space to change the face of America’s farmland.

Agroecology in Action: with Professor Tim Benton

On Apr 2, 2018
@farmingfirst shared
Still wondering what #agroecology is all about? @timgbenton delves into the topic on our blog & outlines how farmers can be encouraged to adopt its principles. Read more -> https://t.co/lGvYkQR8qM https://t.co/ENe5a9YfE5
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What is agroecology? How can farmers be encouraged to adopt its principles? Professor Tim Benton discusses this topic in this new guest blog ahead of FAO's agroecology summit.

farmingfirst.org
On Apr 2, 2018
@farmingfirst shared
Still wondering what #agroecology is all about? @timgbenton delves into the topic on our blog & outlines how farmers can be encouraged to adopt its principles. Read more -> https://t.co/lGvYkQR8qM https://t.co/ENe5a9YfE5
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Agroecology in Action: with Professor Tim Benton

What is agroecology? How can farmers be encouraged to adopt its principles? Professor Tim Benton discusses this topic in this new guest blog ahead of FAO's agroecology summit.

Debate: what role will technology play in the future of food security and farming?

On Nov 12, 2018
@farmingfirst shared
RT @CropLifeIntl: What role will technology play in the future of #foodsecurity? Join the debate tomorrow on @SciDevNet and hear from @GlobalFarmerNet Nigerian #farmer Patience Koku https://t.co/7vxaR79ltt @farmingfirst #SDG2 https://t.co/zkXpHKx4xZ
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World hunger is on the rise. Today, over 820 million people are undernourished, and the number is growing, with conflict and climate change exacerbating food insecurity and crises around the world.

www.scidev.net
On Nov 12, 2018
@farmingfirst shared
RT @CropLifeIntl: What role will technology play in the future of #foodsecurity? Join the debate tomorrow on @SciDevNet and hear from @GlobalFarmerNet Nigerian #farmer Patience Koku https://t.co/7vxaR79ltt @farmingfirst #SDG2 https://t.co/zkXpHKx4xZ
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Debate: what role will technology play in the future of food security and farming?

World hunger is on the rise. Today, over 820 million people are undernourished, and the number is growing, with conflict and climate change exacerbating food insecurity and crises around ...

Robots, Hydroponics, 'Hands In The Dirt': A Look At Who — Or What — Will Feed Us In The Future

On Nov 23, 2018
@AgFunder shared
Robots, Hydroponics, 'Hands In The Dirt': A Look At Who — Or What — Will Feed Us In The Future #futurefood #tech https://t.co/YyLuZN1neL https://t.co/EnzU5mOplf
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With climate change threatening our food systems, innovators around the world, including here in Massachusetts, are turning to tech to find new ways to farm.

www.wbur.org
On Nov 23, 2018
@AgFunder shared
Robots, Hydroponics, 'Hands In The Dirt': A Look At Who — Or What — Will Feed Us In The Future #futurefood #tech https://t.co/YyLuZN1neL https://t.co/EnzU5mOplf
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Robots, Hydroponics, 'Hands In The Dirt': A Look At Who — Or What — Will Feed Us In The Future

With climate change threatening our food systems, innovators around the world, including here in Massachusetts, are turning to tech to find new ways to farm.

Is Vertical Farming Really the Future of Agriculture?

On Nov 16, 2018
@farmingfirst shared
More on #vertical #farming: How can we scale up this new #innovation? Find out: https://t.co/Pyd7Y1D9Lx #agriculture #technology
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Indoor, LED-lit growing operations produce food without soil or sunlight — but they’re expensive to set up

www.eater.com
On Nov 16, 2018
@farmingfirst shared
More on #vertical #farming: How can we scale up this new #innovation? Find out: https://t.co/Pyd7Y1D9Lx #agriculture #technology
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Is Vertical Farming Really the Future of Agriculture?

Indoor, LED-lit growing operations produce food without soil or sunlight — but they’re expensive to set up

Agrifood — the $8 trillion industry that’s worth your salt

On Nov 7, 2018
@AgFunder shared
Agrifood — the $8 trillion industry that’s worth your salt #investing #opportunity #startups https://t.co/K8Xzab8N7g https://t.co/cuU2VWWvhd
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Cannabis-infused drinks. Burgers grown in laboratories. Entire meals in bottles. Consumers, retailers and farmers alike are hungry for the next generation of food, and investors are beginning to acquire the taste, too.

techcrunch.com
On Nov 7, 2018
@AgFunder shared
Agrifood — the $8 trillion industry that’s worth your salt #investing #opportunity #startups https://t.co/K8Xzab8N7g https://t.co/cuU2VWWvhd
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Agrifood — the $8 trillion industry that’s worth your salt

Cannabis-infused drinks. Burgers grown in laboratories. Entire meals in bottles. Consumers, retailers and farmers alike are hungry for the next generation of food, and investors are ...

Innovating for our future of food and agriculture

On Nov 22, 2018
@farmingfirst shared
RT @FAOWHOCodex: 📋 | @FAO | Innovating for our future of food and agriculture - How innovations are helping bring the number of hungry down to zero https://t.co/HJvcRJ6ik8 #AgInnovation #SDGs
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Family farms make up 90 percent of the world’s farms and produce over 80 percent of the world’s food. In the Dominican Republic, the sterile insect technique (SIT) was applied to eradicate the Mediterranean fruit fly. The budding supply chains in the country are contributing to ...

www.fao.org
On Nov 22, 2018
@farmingfirst shared
RT @FAOWHOCodex: 📋 | @FAO | Innovating for our future of food and agriculture - How innovations are helping bring the number of hungry down to zero https://t.co/HJvcRJ6ik8 #AgInnovation #SDGs
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Innovating for our future of food and agriculture

Family farms make up 90 percent of the world’s farms and produce over 80 percent of the world’s food. In the Dominican Republic, the sterile insect technique (SIT) was applied to eradicate ...

TIAA Harvest Time Engages Employees on Sustainable Farms and Food

On Nov 14, 2018
@EarthShare shared
RT @EarthShare: #EarthShareAtWork partner @TIAA is using its position as the largest farmland investor to meet demand for food responsibly and sustainably. Investments lead to best practices, from Lubuskie, Poland to Sonoma, CA to Sao Paulo, Brazil. @nuveeninv Read on: https://t.co/0Z6wlZcIqg https://t.co/uGuVraRPLm
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TIAA’s asset management organization, Nuveen, manages about 2 million acres of farmland in countries including the United States, Australia, Brazil, Chile, and Poland. Why it Matters: Fostering Awareness and Inspiring Employees As part of Harvest Time, Sanaz Raczynski, Head of ...

www.earthshare.org
On Nov 14, 2018
@EarthShare shared
RT @EarthShare: #EarthShareAtWork partner @TIAA is using its position as the largest farmland investor to meet demand for food responsibly and sustainably. Investments lead to best practices, from Lubuskie, Poland to Sonoma, CA to Sao Paulo, Brazil. @nuveeninv Read on: https://t.co/0Z6wlZcIqg https://t.co/uGuVraRPLm
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TIAA Harvest Time Engages Employees on Sustainable Farms and Food

TIAA’s asset management organization, Nuveen, manages about 2 million acres of farmland in countries including the United States, Australia, Brazil, Chile, and Poland. Why it Matters: ...

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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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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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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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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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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@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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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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Keeping family farmers on the land, growing good food for us all.

Follow 30.0k 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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Connecting the power of people, business & nonprofits for 30 years to build a thriving future. Environmental sustainability + social good @ work!

Follow 11.9k 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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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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Building a future in which people live in harmony with nature. #togetherpossible

Follow 3.2M 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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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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#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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Tie-loathing adventurer, philanthropist & troublemaker, who believes in turning ideas into reality. Otherwise known as Dr Yes at @virgin!

Follow 10.1M Followers

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I write and talk about food and people. I'm the host of @splendidtable, editor at Clarkson Potter, and ex-columnist at the NYT Magazine. I take statins.

Follow 68.6k 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