Food

Monthly report: September 2018

This month, The Essentials Report, has curated & analyzed the content published by 120 influencers like AgFunder and Soil Association, discussing hashtags such as #agriculture , #food and #Farming4TheFuture.
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Best articles in September 2018

Gove’s farming shake-up is a missed opportunity for health and harmony

On Sep 12, 2018
@guardianeco shared
Gove’s farming shake-up is a missed opportunity for health and harmony | Catherine Broomfield https://t.co/sJGst957xN
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We need to break the link between corporate interests and agriculture. Mixed, sustainable farming is the way forward, says farming writer Catherine Broomfield

www.theguardian.com
On Sep 12, 2018
@guardianeco shared
Gove’s farming shake-up is a missed opportunity for health and harmony | Catherine Broomfield https://t.co/sJGst957xN
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Gove’s farming shake-up is a missed opportunity for health and harmony

We need to break the link between corporate interests and agriculture. Mixed, sustainable farming is the way forward, says farming writer Catherine Broomfield

Could the future of food in the world depend on what Africa does with agriculture?

On Sep 13, 2018
@AgFunder shared
Could the future of #food in the world depend on what Africa does with #agriculture? https://t.co/ht1d5iVM1O https://t.co/g73bSrNo5A
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Addressing global agriculture experts at the FAO headquarters in Rome, 2017 World Food Prize Laureate and President of the African Development Bank (AfDB), Akinwumi Adesina, said he believes Africa does not need aid but disciplined investments. Producing chocolate instead of simply ...

www.newtimes.co.rw
On Sep 13, 2018
@AgFunder shared
Could the future of #food in the world depend on what Africa does with #agriculture? https://t.co/ht1d5iVM1O https://t.co/g73bSrNo5A
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Could the future of food in the world depend on what Africa does with agriculture?

Addressing global agriculture experts at the FAO headquarters in Rome, 2017 World Food Prize Laureate and President of the African Development Bank (AfDB), Akinwumi Adesina, said he ...

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On Sep 25, 2018
@FarmAid shared
@andyjrichter @FarmRescueOrg Please see https://t.co/hA0FYNvu5P for a description of all of our programs, and https://t.co/e91Vvz4DIZ to meet our grantees. Direct grants made to farmers via our hotline are confidential.
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"Farm Aid sends money to hardworking folks who share Farm Aid's mission to strengthen family farmers." -- Willie Nelson

www.farmaid.org
On Sep 25, 2018
@FarmAid shared
@andyjrichter @FarmRescueOrg Please see https://t.co/hA0FYNvu5P for a description of all of our programs, and https://t.co/e91Vvz4DIZ to meet our grantees. Direct grants made to farmers via our hotline are confidential.
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"Farm Aid sends money to hardworking folks who share Farm Aid's mission to strengthen family farmers." -- Willie Nelson

2018 Food Tank Summit (San Diego, CA): Growing the Food Movement

On Sep 27, 2018
@foodtank shared
Good morning California! Please purchase your tickets to our San Diego #FoodTank Summit Nov. 14. See 35+ incredible speakers discuss how we keep growing the food movement. NYC is sold out. SD will sell out too. Hurry: https://t.co/qGL5zu23BA https://t.co/r0cxpLb0tS
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The San Diego 1st Annual Food Tank Summit Wednesday, November 14 ***Hurry, this Summit will sell out!***  Food Tank, the Berry Good Food Foundation, the University of California's Agriculture and Natural Resources, and the San Diego Bay Food and Wine Festival are excited to announce the ...

www.eventbrite.com
On Sep 27, 2018
@foodtank shared
Good morning California! Please purchase your tickets to our San Diego #FoodTank Summit Nov. 14. See 35+ incredible speakers discuss how we keep growing the food movement. NYC is sold out. SD will sell out too. Hurry: https://t.co/qGL5zu23BA https://t.co/r0cxpLb0tS
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2018 Food Tank Summit (San Diego, CA): Growing the Food Movement

The San Diego 1st Annual Food Tank Summit Wednesday, November 14 ***Hurry, this Summit will sell out!***  Food Tank, the Berry Good Food Foundation, the University of California's ...

USDA to revisit GIPSA rules in 2019

On Sep 28, 2018
@hbottemiller shared
RT @leahjdouglas: Interesting and possibly big news: USDA plans to revisit GIPSA rules in 2019, according to a DOJ attorney: https://t.co/BdgWhdFWJ0
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Roberts offers hope to farm bill 'orphans' — Will today be NAFTA text day? — DOJ settles for less in biofuels fraud case

www.politico.com
On Sep 28, 2018
@hbottemiller shared
RT @leahjdouglas: Interesting and possibly big news: USDA plans to revisit GIPSA rules in 2019, according to a DOJ attorney: https://t.co/BdgWhdFWJ0
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USDA to revisit GIPSA rules in 2019

Roberts offers hope to farm bill 'orphans' — Will today be NAFTA text day? — DOJ settles for less in biofuels fraud case

When Being A Family Farm Doesn’t Mean Squat In The Government’s Eyes

On Sep 28, 2018
@CivilEats shared
What does it mean to be a family farm? https://t.co/KfgnHVVsUH
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Small family-run farms that raise organically, without genetically modifying crops or by reducing their use of pesticides and antibiotics, are such a small part of the federal government’s definition of a family farm that they often are lost in the crowd when it comes to government and ...

www.iowawatch.org
On Sep 28, 2018
@CivilEats shared
What does it mean to be a family farm? https://t.co/KfgnHVVsUH
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When Being A Family Farm Doesn’t Mean Squat In The Government’s Eyes

Small family-run farms that raise organically, without genetically modifying crops or by reducing their use of pesticides and antibiotics, are such a small part of the federal government’s ...

Food Sustainability Index: per trovare il cibo veramente “buono”

On Nov 28, 2017
@DaniNierenberg shared
RT @BarillaCFN: Less than a week to the next #BCFNforum! Don't miss @JeffDSachs @MelissaFlaming @Monique_Villa @DaniNierenberg @ellengustafson @mariocalabresi @siamak_sam @CmccClimate @SlowFoodHQ @abutiago and others! Register now and follow the live stream on https://t.co/IwHnFDsUCH https://t.co/0vshm9EapA
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Fondazione BCFN è un centro di pensiero multidisciplinare e indipendente che analizza i fattori economici, scientifici, sociali e ambientali connessi al cibo.

www.barillacfn.com
On Nov 28, 2017
@DaniNierenberg shared
RT @BarillaCFN: Less than a week to the next #BCFNforum! Don't miss @JeffDSachs @MelissaFlaming @Monique_Villa @DaniNierenberg @ellengustafson @mariocalabresi @siamak_sam @CmccClimate @SlowFoodHQ @abutiago and others! Register now and follow the live stream on https://t.co/IwHnFDsUCH https://t.co/0vshm9EapA
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Food Sustainability Index: per trovare il cibo veramente “buono”

Fondazione BCFN è un centro di pensiero multidisciplinare e indipendente che analizza i fattori economici, scientifici, sociali e ambientali connessi al cibo.

Why urban farming is changing the future of agriculture

On Sep 17, 2018
@G_stordalen shared
Why urban farming is changing the future of agriculture https://t.co/IvOqGwxnDB via @wef
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New technologies are allowing people to grow food in places where it was previously difficult or impossible.

www.weforum.org
On Sep 17, 2018
@G_stordalen shared
Why urban farming is changing the future of agriculture https://t.co/IvOqGwxnDB via @wef
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Why urban farming is changing the future of agriculture

New technologies are allowing people to grow food in places where it was previously difficult or impossible.

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

Follow 30.0k Followers

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

Follow 407.3k 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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Share information, advice and views on farming and climate change in the UK.

Follow 18.6k 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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We work to protect America's last unspoiled, public wildlands before they're gone forever. Join us in the cause!

Follow 87.5k 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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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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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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Do the unexpected. Follows/RTs ≠ endorsements.

Follow 1.3M 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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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 a quarterly magazine and daily website for people who care about where their food comes from. Get an #ImmigrantsFeedAmerica shirt: https://t.co/YesFEoeIvM

Follow 54.9k Followers

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#HIV/#AIDS & #Nutrition, @WFP; @JohnsHopkinsSPH; #climatechange #health #gender #youth Views are my own https://t.co/68CizgVqEh …

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Links, Ideas and Conversation from the TreeHugger hive mind, the latest in modern green.

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