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Yes! We MUST save our bees. #pollinators   #FoodTank  
Here are five ways individuals can help protect the bees.
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Happy #WED2015 . According to Ludovica Principato, " #foodwaste   has a negative impact on the #environment   the #economy , on #food   #security   and on #nutrition ." 
On World Environment Day 2015, join Food Tank and BCFN in putting an end to food waste around the world.
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With so much at stake, our actions to address #climatechange   must be bold! #FoodTank  
Save our planet: kick big polluters out of climate talks.
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#Sustainable   #Coffee  means better quality coffee. Find out more! #FoodTank  
On the hunt for truly sustainable coffee, micro-entrepreneurs are combining high quality and environmental protection. Find out how!
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We can win the war against #hunger , provided we strengthen access to #food ,   #sustainability   becomes our watchword, and we adequately address the challenge of climate change. #WFP   #FoodTank  
A world without hunger is not a dream, but something we can make real.
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Urban Gardening has the power to change lives #FoodTank   #UrbanGardens   #LA   #edibleparkway  
The Los Angeles City Council has voted in favor of parkway gardening –community members can now grow healthy food without fearing a fine.
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“We have a moral duty to suggest directions and proposals in order to interact with [the planet] in a responsible way." - Chairman Guido Barilla
The Barilla Group is working with farmers to create products that are “Good for you, good for the planet.”
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What are the #true   #costs  of #monoculture ? Find out here. #FoodTank  
Diversifying farms can rein in the externalized costs of monoculture.
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#Urban   #Farming  is on the rise! #Fresh  and #Local  farms in Mumbai, India! #FoodTank  
Fresh & Local is working to turn Mumbai’s vacant rooftops into productive gardens and community spaces.
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Learn how #food   #insecurity  has health risks. #Local   #Food , #Global   #Solutions  
The “Global Food, Local Solutions” conference raised key challenges to achieving food justice.
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Today is #WorldHungerDay . Join  +TakePart and +Food Tank:The Food Think Tank to help end #WorldHunger . Together we can make a difference. 
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Fabulous! Mexico City’s urban agriculture movement has truly blossomed. #FoodTank    #Urbanfarming  http://bit.ly/1J12SFg
Mexico City’s thriving local food system emphasizes urban agriculture.
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    President and Founder, 2012 - present
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Together let's build a better food system. Sign-up today for Food Tank's free weekly newsletter list! Email me at Danielle@FoodTank.com and connect with me on Twitter @DaniNierenberg.

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    Agriculture, Food and Environment, 2012
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