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A sustainable food and land use transition could net $4.5 trillion economic boost 19.9.2019 Design & Innovation | GreenBiz.com
A landmark new report outlines the economic case for drastic changes to global systems.
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For Rural Communities, Protecting Land Is a Better Investment than Deforestation 16.9.2019 WRI Stories
For Rural Communities, Protecting Land Is a Better Investment than Deforestation Comments|Add Comment|PrintIn India, legal recognition of forest communities' land rights has enabled villages to invest in sustainable, more productive land management. Photo by Panos Pictures/Food and Land Use Coalition. In India's Narmada District — a verdant landscape of rivers, forests and fields — villages received formal, legal recognition of their land and resource rights in 2009. This took place after a... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ...
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L.A. Farmers Market Guide: A small forest of organic Asian greens 7.9.2019 L.A. Times - Food & Dining

Yao Cheng Farm in Camarillo brings organic leafy greens, great for stir-frying, plus papayas, yellow watermelons and other vegetables to local farmers markets.

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How synthetic biology can help build sustainable cities 6.9.2019 Energy & Climate | Greenbiz.com
For a more productive, efficient circular economy, an engineering approach to cellular biology could be the key.
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Forget moonshots — it’s time now for a global 'soilshot' to address climate change 6.9.2019 Energy & Climate | Greenbiz.com
Poor land use is increasing erosion, nutrient depletion and other threats. But sustainable practices and technologies can reverse this trend.
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Episode 187: The WRI director on sustainable food systems; The lifecycle of corporate commitments 5.9.2019 Business Operations | GreenBiz.com
Plus, how reporting can help investors and more on China's Belt & Road Initiative.
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How to raise $10 million as a sustainable business 4.9.2019 Small Business | GreenBiz.com
Persistence, personalization and really good follow-up enabled a former Peace Corps volunteer to play in the start-up big leagues.
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Organic food health benefits have been hard to assess, but that could change 28.8.2019 GreenBiz.com
Organic growing is proven to be better for biodiversity and chemical exposure, but is the food actually more nutritious?
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RELEASE: Maryland Becomes the First "Cool Food" University 26.8.2019 WRI Stories
RELEASE: Maryland Becomes the First "Cool Food" University Joins initiative using sustainable food and behavioral science to combat climate change COLLEGE PARK, MD (August 26, 2019)—As students head to the University of Maryland for the start of fall classes, campus chefs are preparing more sustainable food in dining halls, campus cafes and event catering. The University of Maryland has become the world's first university to join the Cool Food Pledge, a growing movement of... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ...
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Farmers are reaping the love of Campbell, Kellogg, Stonyfield and Molson Coors 26.8.2019 Energy & Climate | Greenbiz.com
How big data and incentives are helping companies forge closer partnerships across agricultural supply chains.
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The promise and peril of manufactured seafood 20.8.2019 Main Feed - Environmental Defense
The promise and peril of manufactured seafood
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3 startups hacking food to crack the climate crisis 12.8.2019 Resource Efficiency | GreenBiz.com
Miyoko’s and other plant-based entrepreneurs are using food to fight the climate crisis.
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The top 10 stories to catch you up on the hottest sustainability news in 2019 — so far 9.8.2019 Small Business | GreenBiz.com
Find out what the GreenBiz community has been reading this year with our roundup of 10 most-read stories.
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Forests in the IPCC Special Report on Land Use: 7 Things to Know 8.8.2019 WRI Stories
Forests in the IPCC Special Report on Land Use: 7 Things to Know Comments|Add Comment|PrintForests act as a globally important carbon sink. Photo by Cesar David Martinez/Avaaz The IPCC’s Special Report on Climate Change, Desertification, Land Degradation, Sustainable Land Management, Food Security, and Greenhouse Gas Fluxes in Terrestrial Ecosystems has just been released.  One thing you don’t see in the title is any reference to “forests” or “deforestation.” As in much of the summary of the... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ...
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To rein in global warming, healthy forests and sustainable diets are key, U.N. says 8.8.2019 LA Times: Science

The land beneath our feet can be a powerful tool for combating global warming, but only if it's used wisely. A new U.N. report considers the options.

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IPCC Report to Highlight Urgent Need for Sustainable Land Use and Forest Protection 6.8.2019 Main Feed - Environmental Defense
IPCC Report to Highlight Urgent Need for Sustainable Land Use and Forest Protection
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The beef about burgers 5.8.2019 Business Operations | GreenBiz.com
Sponsored: We’re in a race against time to achieve a globally sustainable food system, and the humble hamburger could hold the answers to what will get us over the finish line.
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Growing change: Can agriculture be good for the climate? 2.8.2019 Design & Innovation | GreenBiz.com
Regenerative farming practices can promote soil fertility. They also have the potential to build economic resilience on farms by buffering the risk from threats such as pests, diseases and climate shocks.
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A Beautiful World: Food hubs provide a critical link for small farmers 29.7.2019 Minnesota Public Radio: Law & Justice
Small farmers band together with the help of a food hub that bridges the gap between the field and fresh produce on the kitchen table.
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Carbon capture: a life-affirming force of action 25.7.2019 Design & Innovation | GreenBiz.com
Soil restoration. Wetland protection. Systems change.
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