User: flenvcenter Topic: Food-National
Category: Food Production :: Sustainable Agriculture
Last updated: Jan 19 2019 14:16 IST RSS 2.0
 
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Your sustainable diet for the year 2050: More nuts, less sugar and red meat 17.1.2019 Los Angeles Times - Living Green

Good news, Earthlings! An international team of scientists reports that it is indeed possible to feed everyone on the planet a healthy and environmentally sustainable diet by the year 2050.

All it will take is a wholesale, radical change to what foods we eat and the way we produce them.

“We call...

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Looking to fungi, spiders and other natural insect killers for less toxic alternatives to synthetic pesticides 17.1.2019 Energy & Climate | Greenbiz.com
New technologies based on natural chemicals are yielding more environmentally friendly ways to control pests that eat our food and harm our health.
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Tyson Foods and EDF Launch Partnership to Accelerate Sustainable Food Production 15.1.2019 Main Feed - Environmental Defense
Tyson Foods and EDF Launch Partnership to Accelerate Sustainable Food Production
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Bugs are sustainable food, but how do you convince people to eat them? 10.1.2019 Minnesota Public Radio: Law & Justice
A new study shows that when ads made hedonistic marketing claims, such as "exotic" or "delicious," rather than targeting environmental interests, more people were willing to try eating insects.
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How DSM is embracing the Sustainable Development Goals 9.1.2019 Resource Efficiency | GreenBiz.com
The food supply giant is pursuing five of the SDGs to drive its sustainability efforts, including the mission to eradicate hunger.
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Policy News: January 7, 2019 7.1.2019 EcoTone
The Katherine S. McCarter Graduate Student Policy Award ESA is now accepting applications for its 2019 Katherine S. McCarter Graduate Student Policy Award. Offered each year, this award gives graduate students an all-expense paid trip to Washington, DC for science policy training with opportunities to meet with lawmakers on Capitol Hill. Visit the ESA website for more ...
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Report Report: Diversity, Disclosure, CDP and the SDGs 2.1.2019 GreenBiz.com
The latest crop of research reports on sustainable business, climate and cleantech topics.
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Policy News: December 17, 2018 18.12.2018 EcoTone
The Katherine S. McCarter Graduate Student Policy Award ESA is now accepting applications for its 2019 Katherine S. McCarter Graduate Student Policy Award. Offered each year, this award gives graduate students an all-expense paid trip to Washington, DC for science policy training with opportunities to meet with lawmakers on Capitol Hill. Visit the ESA website for more ...
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Policy News: December 17, 2018 18.12.2018 EcoTone
The Katherine S. McCarter Graduate Student Policy Award ESA is now accepting applications for its 2019 Katherine S. McCarter Graduate Student Policy Award. Offered each year, this award gives graduate students an all-expense paid trip to Washington, DC for science policy training with opportunities to meet with lawmakers on Capitol Hill. Visit the ESA website for more ...
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Why it’s critical for food companies to choose sustainable packaging 5.12.2018 Energy & Climate | Greenbiz.com
Sponsored: As consumers increasingly reject single-use plastics, food and beverage companies adopt sustainable packaging solutions to enhance their brands and reduce their environmental footprints.
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Using product certification to win consumers’ hearts and minds 29.11.2018 GreenBiz.com
Toward increased authenticity and credibility in a crowded marketplace.
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The whole package: Is 'sustainable packaging' another buzzword, or can it actually cut waste? 15.11.2018 Small Business | GreenBiz.com
New and innovative materials are starting to compete with traditional plastics.
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Organic farming with gene editing: an oxymoron or a tool for sustainable agriculture? 19.10.2018 Resource Efficiency | GreenBiz.com
Many farmers cultivating organic crops believe that genetically modified crops pose threats to human health. It's not that simple.
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Can Asia make sustainable palm oil? 10.10.2018 Small Business | GreenBiz.com
A new report shows that our progress has been marginal, but also illuminates major opportunities for private sector intervention.
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Actress Alicia Silverstone expands collaboration to launch herbal supplements 6.10.2018 LA Times: Health

For years, Alicia Silverstone didn’t believe in vitamins. As a vegan for two decades, the actress and activist has typically adhered to a clean and organic diet replete with nutrient-rich greens, whole grains, lentils, nuts and fruit.

“My midwife suggested I take a prenatal supplement, but I thought...

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What B Corp certification means for Danone North America 5.10.2018 Business Operations | GreenBiz.com
A Q&A with the head of sustainability of the largest multinational company to achieve this designation.
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Can big data hold the key to unlocking sustainable smallholder farms? 3.10.2018 GreenBiz.com
A cooperative network of data sets could spur innovation and drive resilience in the agricultural sector.
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Why sustainable businesses should consider plant-based workplaces 29.9.2018 Business Operations | GreenBiz.com
Tracking environmental impacts often doesn't include food consumption. Here's why it must.
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Why sustainable businesses should be thinking about plant-based workplaces 29.9.2018 GreenBiz.com
Tracking environmental impacts often doesn't include food consumption. Here's why it must.
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12 things we're buying at the new Sprouts Farmers Market 24.9.2018 Philly.com News
Last week, Pennsylvania's first Sprouts Farmers Market opened up, bringing a 32,000 square foot, health-focused grocery store to South Philadelphia's Lincoln Square. Here's what to look out for when you go.
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