UN Warns of Impending Food Cri...

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UN Warns of Impending Food Crisis

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How do we save the small farms...

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How do we save the small farms?

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Cutting U.S. meat consumption ...

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Cutting U.S. meat consumption by half would reduce dietary emissions by 35% within decade

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Staggering quantities of food ...

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Staggering quantities of food are being destroyed due to coronavirus

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Climate crisis fueled locust s...

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A massive invasion of desert locusts—partly fueled by the climate crisis—seriously threatens food security in already-vulnerable communities across East Africa and has increasingly alarmed United Nations experts in recent weeks.

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A Call to Action as PlanetR...

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Nearly 1,100 scientists, practitioners and experts in groundwater and related fields from 92 countries have called on the governments and non-governmental organizations to “act now” to ensure global groundwater sustainability.

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America is facing a sugar shor...

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But is that a bad thing?

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Are plant-based meats ethical ...

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A writer argues that glitzy new plant-based technology distracts from the bigger issue of animal welfare.

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Customers to demand Kroger sto...

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For National Pollinator Week, shoppers will push grocery giant to help stop “bee apocalypse”

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Everything You Need to Know ab...

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What is coral bleaching? Coral bleaching happens when corals lose their vibrant colors and turn white. But there’s a lot more to it than that.

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Why we need to stop eating fis...

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The recent UN biodiversity report states that overfishing is a bigger threat to the world’s ocean than plastic or acidification.

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Canadian grocer to allow reusa...

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Starting next week, shoppers at Metro stores in Quebec can go zero waste more easily than ever.

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Could this warehouse of cockro...

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Somewhere in China, a billion cockroaches scuttle through a moat-surrounded factory.

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Climate Change Is Creating a G...

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[Translate] Environment The future could hold less coffee and more Zika. By Jennifer Forbes / AlterNet Adult coffee borer beetles on...

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AS CLIMATE CHANGE THREATENS FO...

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[Translate]   Sarah van Gelder, YES! Magazine | News Analysis On Feb. 26, 2008, a $9-million underground seed vault began operating...

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ARCTIC STRONGHOLD OF WORLDR...

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[Translate] THE GUARDIAN No seeds were lost but the ability of the rock vault to provide failsafe protection against all disasters is...

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SCIENTISTS SEEK TO SLICE BREAD...

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[Translate]   By Tim Radford / Climate News Network  VIA TRUTHDIG     The cultivation of wheat comes at a heavy environmental price....

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GENETICALLY MODIFIED CROPS CAN...

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[Translate] By Alex Kirby / Climate News Network  VIA TRUTHDIG     Rice harvesting in Indonesia. (Curt Caremark / World Bank via...

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U.S. FACES FLOOD OF INTERNAL C...

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[Translate]   By Tim Radford / Climate News Network  VIA TRUTHDIG       Thousands of people lost their homes in floods that...

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SEED BANKS ARE SUPPOSED TO ENS...

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[Translate] by Natasha Geiling CLIMATE PROGRESS CREDIT: Mari Tefre/ Global Crop Diversity Trust Svalbard Global Seed Vault at night  ...

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THE ‘UNFOLDING GLOBAL DI...

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[Translate] by Natasha Geiling CLIMATE PROGRESS CREDIT: Shutterstock   With all that’s going on in the world — from record-breaking...

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COLOSSAL GREEN VALUE FARM FLUO...

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[Translate] INHABITAT     Your browser does not support iframes. The colossal 2,100 square meter factory has become a testing ground...

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AGAVE, THE PLANT THAT GETS YOU...

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[Translate] Shutterstock just give it a shot By Grist staff The humble cactus! Wellspring of tequila, source of nopales tacos, and …...

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EVERYTHING YOU WANTED TO KNOW ...

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[Translate] Shutterstock   By Amelia Urry   GRIST Aquaculture is booming: As of 2012, we produce more farmed fish than beef...

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ONE SIMPLE WAY TO GET FRESH FO...

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[Translate] by Sam P.K. Collins THINK PROGRESS CREDIT: Shutterstock   For the last three years, Sasha Purpura has been a Robin Hood...

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ARCTIC NATIONS TO BAR FISHING ...

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[Translate] The Guardian Eight member states including US, Russia, Canada, Norway and Denmark sign accord to protect central Arctic...

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HOW PALM OIL PRODUCTION IS TIE...

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[Translate] The cultivation of palm oil is responsible for polluted rivers, vanishing forests and the displacement of communities. By...

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STRESS ON WATER RESOURCES THRE...

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[Translate]   By Tim Radford, Climate News Network  VIA TRUTHDIG     Depletion of aquifers adds to pressures on farmers in...

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THIRSTY YET? 8 CITIES THAT ARE...

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[Translate] A woman in India walks atop a water main on her way to collect water. (Photo: Meena Kadri/Flickr) takepart features The...

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A BOLD PLAN FOR SAVING POLLINA...

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[Translate] THE DIRT   by Jared Green “We need solutions to the bee crisis,” said Laurie Davies Adams, head of the Pollinator...

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