User: flenvcenter Topic: Food-National
Category: Food Production :: Industrial Agriculture
Last updated: Apr 02 2020 17:26 IST RSS 2.0
 
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This is agtech's fertile future 2.4.2020 Resource Efficiency | GreenBiz.com
The hunger for alternative protein and non-synthetic approaches to cultivation are inspiring new innovation recipes for animal health and aquaculture.
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How GPS mapping and satellite technology help reduce deforestation 19.3.2020 GreenBiz.com
Sponsored: Technology can play a critical role in identifying risk and accelerating progress to reduce cocoa-related deforestation in Africa.
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Op-Ed: A bad rule lets fast-food chains off the hook for workers' rights 9.3.2020 LA Times: Opinion

A narrow definition of 'employer' leaves workers at McDonald's and other chains out in the cold.

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Microgrids, indoor agriculture go together like peas and carrots 6.3.2020 Business Operations | GreenBiz.com
Vertical farms can help produce food close to urban areas, but plant factories require a staggering amount of energy.
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25 badass women shaking up the climate movement in 2020 6.3.2020 Business Operations | GreenBiz.com
In honor of International Women's Day, we recognize courageous executives, investor advocates and policy visionaries who are role models for any gender.
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Cargill's Jill Kolling on partnering with farmers to build more sustainable food systems 4.3.2020 Energy & Climate | Greenbiz.com
Jill Kolling, vice president of global sustainability at Cargill, says that it's important for the farmers and ranchers it works with to be able to withstand the impacts of climate change. "Resiliency is important for our business as a whole," Kolling says. "Nourishing the world in a safe, responsible and sustainable way is now our purpose at Cargill."
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Cargill's Ruth Kimmelshue on resilience and regeneration in our food system 20.2.2020 Resource Efficiency | GreenBiz.com
Cargill's Chief Sustainability Officer and Head of Business Operations & Supply Chain, Ruth Kimmelshue, discusses the integration of sustainability and supply chain at one of the largest agricultural companies in the world.
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How to make ending factory farming irresistible, delicious and lucrative 15.2.2020 Business Operations | GreenBiz.com
Animal activists have made huge strides over the past two decades. But it hasn’t been enough to tip the scales of justice.
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In long-running dispute over water and land in Pineland Sands, a farmer is caught in the middle 14.2.2020 Minnesota Public Radio: Law & Justice
Cattle rancher Tim Nolte's plan to expand his farm has gotten caught up in a yearslong debate over the effects of changing land use on the water of the Pineland Sands region, which covers four counties in north-central Minnesota.
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Fair Trade USA CEO Paul Rice on conscious capitalism, the plight of U.S. farmers 29.1.2020 Resource Efficiency | GreenBiz.com
Why the human side of sustainability deserves more attention.
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20 C-suite sustainability champions for 2020 6.1.2020 Energy & Climate | Greenbiz.com
These corporate execs are casting a new mold for embracing environmental, social and governance factors at the highest levels.
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2019 was the year that… 30.12.2019 Small Business | GreenBiz.com
It was a very good year, except when it wasn't.
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Corporate sustainability leaders share excitements, fears for 2020 27.12.2019 Design & Innovation | GreenBiz.com
Companies across industries put the impetus on ESG action in the New Year.
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Report Report: Carbon bubble, resilient ag, water-smart future, SDG finance 26.11.2019 Small Business | GreenBiz.com
A round-up of recent reports on sustainable business and clean technology.
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Diversifying crops is good for the planet. But can it be good for farmers' wallets? 23.10.2019 Minnesota Public Radio: Business
Fertilizer runoff is fueling the toxic algae bloom in the Gulf of Mexico. Farmers could help by growing crops in rotation to reduce the need for fertilizer. But it's unclear who will buy them.
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Palm oil buyers cultivate Mexico's ambition to grow a sustainable industry 22.10.2019 Energy & Climate | Greenbiz.com
Food companies Oleopalma and PepsiCo lead smallholder certification drive.
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Court sends Daley decision back to MPCA over greenhouse gas issue 15.10.2019 Minnesota Public Radio: News
The Minnesota Court of Appeals on Monday gave the Minnesota Pollution Control Agency a bit of homework when it delivered its decision in a case involving Daley Farms of Lewiston, Minn.
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4 ways to cut campus food waste, from colleges to corporates 7.10.2019 Design & Innovation | GreenBiz.com
From data to design, there are ways that we can take a bite out of food waste in the restaurant sector.
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The startup helping Smithfield turn manure into a circular resource 2.10.2019 Small Business | GreenBiz.com
Anuvia Plant Nutrients aims to improve farm yields while reducing the emissions associated with fertilizer.
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The battle over fish farming in the open ocean heats up, as EPA permit looms 19.9.2019 Minnesota Public Radio: News
Advocates say farmed seafood is more sustainable than wild-caught. Critics say these farms pollute surrounding waters. Federal waters have been off-limits to aquaculture, but that may soon change.
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