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Danielle Nierenberg
Works at Food Tank: The Food Think Tank
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Lives in New Orleans
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Nearly two-thirds of land grabs occur in countries with serious food security problems.
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NSAS brings together farmers, ranchers, rural and urban consumers, market gardeners, educators, families and restaurateurs to create a strong local food system. #foodsystem   #community   #FoodTank  
The Nebraska Sustainable Agriculture Society brings together a diverse membership to promote local, sustainable agriculture and better eating practices.
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This is what #Farm to #table looks like! #FoodTank  
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#Urban   #Farming  in #India ! #FoodTank  
Urban agriculture projects in Mumbai, India, make use of balconies and terraces.
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We must work together to keep our planet alive. 
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Support #organic  and #sustainable   #family   #farmers   by shopping at your #local   #farmers   #market   or farm stand. #FoodTank  
The Ohio Ecological Food and Farm Association is working to improve Ohio’s food system through education, advocacy and grassroots organizing.
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Make sure to check out these incredible films, and if you’re hungry for more, Real Food Media Project has even more films to offer.
Real Food Media just released 12 new, inspirational short films about sustainable food and farming, and you can watch all of them in under an hour.
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We need to keep our forests viable. Check out this infographic for the state of the world's forests. 
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AN INNOVATION  TO THE OBSERVATION OF FOREST WAS ANNOUNCED THIS WEEK BY ESA TO IMPROVED REGULAR QUALITY AND QUANTITY MONITORAGE!

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“We hope this contest will encourage local and state food policy leaders throughout the country to creatively capture and share the process and impact of their work.” #FoodPolicy   #USA   #communit   #FoodTank  
The Food Policy Networks project is creating a vision for food policy at the local and state levels.
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870 students are using the Youth Garden Project in Moab, Utah! #FoodTank   #Youth   #Garden  
The Youth Garden Project is getting kids excited about fruits and vegetables.
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#RootsofChange  is using research, communications and education to create a network that bridge together local and regional advocates to create #change  in government and business. #FoodTank  
Roots of Change is using advocacy, education, and communications to fight for a better food system.
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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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