User: flenvcenter Topic: Food-Independent
Category: Food Production :: Sustainable Agriculture
Last updated: Jul 19 2019 14:13 IST RSS 2.0
 
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How Allbirds, Organic Valley and Everlane support regenerative agriculture 19.7.2019 Small Business | GreenBiz.com
A small-but-mighty group of consumer goods is offsetting their carbon emissions by sourcing materials from farms and ranches investing in these best practices.
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16 companies rethinking packaging 12.7.2019 GreenBiz.com
These consumer goods companies are embracing packaging innovation.
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U.S. agriculture needs a 21st-century New Deal 10.7.2019 Resource Efficiency | GreenBiz.com
How can we give power back to farmers — and out carbon back into the ground?
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Cooperation vocation: How the Organic Valley embraces sustainability and community 4.7.2019 GreenBiz.com
From wind farms to organic farms, the cooperative is pushing forward against the challenges that farmers face.
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How the Target Center's 'nutritional curator' wins with clean food 20.6.2019 Business Operations | GreenBiz.com
You won't find a single microwave or any trans fats in the stadium food at this Minneapolis arena, thanks to David Fhima.
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On the menu: Transforming global food systems 11.6.2019 Small Business | GreenBiz.com
The main course of the future of food will be meeting the nutrition needs of a growing population.
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Navigating the fast-changing landscape of bioplastics and biomaterials 7.6.2019 Business Operations | GreenBiz.com
From sugar to flax to algae, entrepreneurs and multinationals are racing to cultivate plant-based solutions meant to downplay the world's dependence on single-use plastics.
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Where our past 30 Under 30 honorees are today 3.6.2019 Energy & Climate | Greenbiz.com
Here's a sampling of the latest activities from among the 120 outstanding young professionals we've named since 2016.
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The rise of plant-based plastic packaging 9.5.2019 Design & Innovation | GreenBiz.com
Alternatives to plastics are growing in popularity. Can they be scaled?
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Catalyzing the blue revolution: how investors can turn the tide on aquaculture 8.5.2019 GreenBiz.com
Seafood is a critical part of the future of food production. Are we investing enough in it?
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UN decade of family farming puts spotlight on food insecurity 24.4.2019 rabble.ca - News for the rest of us
Food & Health The United Nations has declared the years 2019 to 2028 as the UN Decade of Family Farming, citing the need to stem hunger and work toward food security. The official launch of the decade will take place in May. The UN has identified a number of key issues, including public policies, that promote the development of family farms, the protection of biodiversity, forests necessary to supporting family farms, sustainable fisheries and agroecology. While 2014 was officially the year of family farming, the UN states that, by creating a decade dedicated to family farming , it aims to draw attention to the fact that the people who produce more than 80 per cent of the planet's food paradoxically are often the most vulnerable to hunger.  My hope is that the UN decade will expose and emphasize the real causes of hunger on this planet -- how the creation of hunger is directly linked to environmental degradation and land grabbing; the loss of family farms and farmland to speculation and concentration, an ...
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Report Report: Food waste, investing, transportation, systems change, plastic pollution 2.4.2019 GreenBiz.com
The latest crop of research reports on sustainable business, climate and cleantech topics.
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Why Clif Bar created a multimillion-dollar fund to help farmers invest in resilience 1.4.2019 Business Operations | GreenBiz.com
The first focus: helping organics operations become hosts for wind turbines.
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With clock ticking on 2020 deforestation pledges, 5 ideas for sourcing palm oil sustainably 27.2.2019 Small Business | GreenBiz.com
Time-bound commitments and better ways to monitor suppliers will play a central role
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Soil becomes fertile ground for climate action 25.2.2019 Design & Innovation | GreenBiz.com
General Mills and Patagonia are among the companies to watch attending to soil health in their supply chains.
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How urban agriculture could improve food security in U.S. cities 22.2.2019 Resource Efficiency | GreenBiz.com
Cuba offers interesting lessons for how to develop urban agriculture, including government-allocated land and agroecological methods that deliver high yields and diverse crops in small spaces.
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10 minutes with Tom Vilsack 18.2.2019 Small Business | GreenBiz.com
Technology has made farming far more productive than in the past, but the story remains largely untold to consumers.
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The perfect match: businesses and the SDGs 12.2.2019 Small Business | GreenBiz.com
How sustainability and inclusivity are driving the business models of the future.
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How Danone, Kashi and Land O'Lakes are backing sustainable farming 11.2.2019 Energy & Climate | Greenbiz.com
More companies are exploring new finance mechanisms and other efforts to benefit farmers in search of change.
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Is sustainable agriculture the future, or the past? 9.2.2019 Business Operations | GreenBiz.com
The history of our food system isn't just about food, it's also about power.
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