Pinduoduo Food Systems Forum: Building a More Resilient Food System with Technology

Hosted by Pinduoduo, a Chinese online agricultural marketplace, this event will address how technology can support a better food system. Food Tank’s president, Danielle Nierenberg, will moderate a panel discussion on how consumers can eat more sustainably.  

Can Transparent Supply Chains Empower Consumers?

Envisible uses sensor technology to record and verify the freshness of its seafood products.

Automated Harvester May Be a Peek into the Future

advanced.farm recently developed an automated harvester that can identify and harvest strawberries using a system of lasers, computers, and robotics.  “We are trying to bring agriculture into the 21st century,” Kyle Cobb, CEO of advanced.farm, tells Food Tank.  Cobb’s company…

How Sun & Swell Ditched Plastic for Compostable Packaging

Sun & Swell is distributing their organic food products in 100 percent compostable packaging and reusable jars, one of the first companies to do this on a large scale.

Sustainability Today: A Concordia Event in Partnership with Rubicon

This event, hosted by Concordia and Rubicon Technologies, aims to highlight leaders and disruptors seeking to achieve a more sustainable future in America. During this event, Food Tank’s president, Danielle Nierenberg, will moderate a panel on regenerative agriculture.

Expanding Nutrition Initiatives in Lead-Up to U.N. Food Systems Summit

The Global Alliance for Improved Nutrition (GAIN) is playing a key role in improving the nutrition landscape in Ethiopia.

UN Food Systems Summit Dialogues: Dawn of Women in Agriculture

This UN Food Systems Summit Independent Dialogue will investigate the role of technology in enabling and empowering women in agriculture, with a focus on MoooFarm’s DAWN initiative that supports small-scale female dairy farmers. Hosted by the Future Food Institute and MoooFarm, Food Tank’s president Danielle Nierenberg will be the keynote speaker of this event.

Transparency, Technology, and the Sea: The Story of Envisible

Seafood supply chains are notoriously opaque, but technology company Envisible aims to make the industry more transparent.

GrownBy Connects Farmers and Eaters with Local Farms and Food

The COVID-19 pandemic highlighted the importance of online purchasing, as well as the stabilizing role of farms in local food systems.

Apeel Acquires ImpactVision, Furthering Goal of Reducing Global Food Waste

Apeel’s new imaging technology will help food producers, distributors and consumers have a better picture of when produce is ripe, and how long it will stay fresh.