One brillant and provocative mind reflects on climate change and agriculture
Alternative Protein Startups: Let’s Get the Facts Straight about Livestock’s Carbon Footprint
B. Parmentier – La pénurie de terres
On cultive moins de terres agricoles que dans les années 80 ! Malgré le défrichage irresponsable des forets tropicales et boréales, on bétonne, érode et pollue davantage de terres ! La France perd ainsi un département tous les 7 ans.
The Energy to Create Your Food. The apple might be an emblem of simplicity, but accounting for all the energy needed to produce one is another matter. You have to factor in pesticide production, fertilizer manufacturing, irrigation, harvesting, sorting, and transportation.
The New Food Economy
The “eat less meat” movement is growing. Does it distort science? A recent lifecycle analysis showed grass-fed beef had a lower carbon footprint than conventional beef, chicken, and even the Beyond Burger.
Agriculture is responsible for 25% of global GHG emissions, 60% of which is produced by livestock
Good Food Institute
Ted Talk – 21 May 2019: The Next Global Agricultural Revolution
Global Footprint Network
By July 29, 2019, humanity’s demand for nature will exceed what Earth’s ecosystems can replenish during the entire year
Alternative Protein White Paper. To provide enough meat to the world at the current U.S. consumption levels of 99.5kg/capital this would require 88% more farmland than is available today
The biggest little Farm
Chronicles the eight-year quest of John and Molly Chester as they trade city living for 200 acres of barren farmland and a dream to harvest in harmony with nature.
Coller FAIRR / Protein Producer Index
The 2019 Index demonstrates that the vast majority of companies have yet to meaningfully address even the most basic sustainability risks. Thirty-nine (of 60) companies, valued at $175 billion and with combined revenues of over $116 billion, are ranked as high risk (worst performers) by the Index.
TEDxDanubia- Environmentalists have long promoted renewable energy sources like solar panels and wind farms to save the climate. But what about when those technologies destroy the environment?
The Game Changers
Presented by James Cameron, Arnold Schwarzenegger, Jackie Chan, Lewis Hamilton, Novak Djokovic and Chris Paul
A revolutionary new film about meat, protein and strength.