Something’s definitely in the air, er, ground, when organic agriculture features in a Super Bowl ad.
Combined with its move two years ago to stop accepting the world’s plastic waste, China is pushing nations to deal with their plastics problems.
Delhi-based TechnifyBiz works with India’s farming cooperatives to boost the value of their products with basic sorting and processing, then connects farmers to buyers via an online marketplace.
"Oil companies are not moving quickly. They are fighting the move. They have behaved outrageously badly."
Mangrove destruction for shrimp farming may not be as high profile an issue as deforestation in the Amazon for cattle farming, but it’s potentially more harmful, according to a new Planet Tracker report.
The $10,000-minimum notes drew a wide range of investors including individuals, non-profits, family offices and ImpactAssets’ Donor Advised Fund.
The Abuja-based company has developed a commodities exchange for products like sorghum, maize and cocoa sourced from more than 100,000 smallholder farmers.