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Bayer: Where Does Food Go From Here?

Envisioning a more nimble supply chain
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Orders have been cancelled, processing plants have been shut down, and food has been redirected. The COVID-19 pandemic has revealed and focused attention on the vulnerabilities in our supply chains. Which got us thinking - what would a stronger food system actually look like?

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Orders have been cancelled, processing plants have been shut down, and food has been redirected. The COVID-19 pandemic has revealed and focused attention on the vulnerabilities in our supply chains. Which got us thinking - what would a stronger food system actually look like?

One Million Trees' Worth of Smog-Fighting Capacity Has Been Installed on Roofs Using Malarkey Roofing Products Shingles With 3M Smog-Reducing Granules

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ST. PAUL, Minn., June 6, 2022 /3BL Media/ -- Since the launch of the world's first smog-reducing shingle, Malarkey Roofing Products has provided the industry with enough roofing materials to protect more than 400,000 roofs. Because each roof has the smog-fighting capacity of two to three trees, that's the equivalent of over 1 million trees of smog-reducing power.

Why Slow Money?

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by Woody Tasch, founder of Slow Money

Some Thoughts on Fiduciary Responsibility, Mutually Assured Destruction and Small, Diversified Organic Farms

Since the slow money movement’s first low interest loan to a local organic farm in 2010, more than $80 million has flowed to over 800 small farms and local food businesses, via volunteer-led groups in a few dozen communities. Events of the last few years have emphatically accentuated our shared concerns.

The Summer Calls for Preparation

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By NRG Editorial Voices

As the summer season approaches, the value of staying informed takes on added importance for everyone. Doing so, however, involves many factors, each with its own measure of unpredictability. Whether considering extreme heat, rising inflation, or continued growing demand, the message for all of us is the same: Summer is here. Be prepared.

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EHSxRetail on Revitalizing Health and Safety in a “Post-Pandemic” Workplace

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Antea Group recently hosted our EHSxRetail event in-person (and virtually)! We were lucky enough to gather at Burberry in New York to discuss all things EHS-related with retail industry members – thank you to our host Russell Del’Re, Health and Safety Manager at Burberry for making this meeting possible. The lively discussion focused on how EHS has changed over the pandemic years and what the rising focus on ESG means for the retail industry.

Latest CNH Industrial Investment Reinforces the Global Leadership of Case IH in Crop Protection Equipment

Premium aluminum spray booms from Speciality Enterprises LLC help Case IH application equipment operators maximize yield
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CNH Industrial has acquired Specialty Enterprises LLC (Specialty), North America’s largest manufacturer of premium aluminum spray booms for agricultural applications. Specialty, which operates one manufacturing facility in Wautoma, Wisconsin, has been a supplier to Case IH since 2020.

Ecocentricity Blog: Embracing Clean Technologies, Even If We Don't Have All of the Answers Yet

By: John A. Lanier
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There are now multiple times that I’ve heard people question the merits of solar panels and lithium ion batteries by citing how hard they are to recycle. To me, these questions miss the mark. We absolutely need to address the end-of-life concerns with these technologies, and smart people are working on that, but they are still technologies that society should wholeheartedly embrace.

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There are now multiple times that I’ve heard people question the merits of solar panels and lithium ion batteries by citing how hard they are to recycle. To me, these questions miss the mark. We absolutely need to address the end-of-life concerns with these technologies, and smart people are working on that, but they are still technologies that society should wholeheartedly embrace.

From a Meme to a Movement: 25 Years of Biomimicry

Recording of Fireside Chat with Janine Benyus and Lex Amore
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An interview with Janine Benyus at the 25th anniversary of her book: Biomimicry: Innovation Inspired by Nature.

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An interview with Janine Benyus at the 25th anniversary of her book: Biomimicry: Innovation Inspired by Nature.

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