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Carbon Sync fosters farmers' carbon farming

Carbon Sync helps farmers develop carbon farming systems and sells these carbon credits to businesses.
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Change Foods: Harnessing the magic of microbes

Delicious, animal-free, climate-friendly dairy is possible with Change Foods
Companies

Reshaping the global food system with Bardee

Bardee is on a mission to revolutionise the global food system, using high quality black soldier fly larvae ingredients for sustainable food production.
Industry

South Start Interactive Town Hall Climate Tech Table

3 actions in 1 week to kickstart climate tech projects
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Goterra Company Profile

Waste management technology that delivers on a circular economy
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Planet Protector Packaging company review

Planet Protector uses waste wool to create an alternative that thermally outperforms polystyrene at the same price point.
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2021 ANZ Climate Tech 100

100 climate tech companies from Australia and New Zealand representing a range of sectors
Industry

Interview: Phil Morle is trying to feed 10 billion people

Mick speaks to Phil Morle from Main Sequence Ventures

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Research shows native plants can detox PFAS-contaminated water

New research from Australia's national science agency CSIRO, the University of South Australia and the University of Western Australia has found that PFAS chemicals can be removed from contaminated water using Australian plants grown in a floating wetland.

May 16, 2022
Found by:
Olivia Utharntharm
LEAFT FOODS YIELDS PROTEIN FROM THE WORLD'S MOST ABUNDANT SOURCE: LEAVES

Leaft Foods is enabling the extraction of protein from the most abundant commodity of any plant - its leaves. On the back of this breakthrough, the company has raised a Series A round of $15M

May 4, 2022
Found by:
Olivia Utharntharm
Seed banks: the last line of defense against a threatening global food crisis

As climate breakdown and worldwide conflict continue to place the food system at risk, seed banks from the Arctic to Lebanon try to safeguard biodiversity

April 19, 2022
Found by:
Olivia Utharntharm
BBC Follow the Food

Follow the Food examines the biggest challenges facing the world food system, from climate change to malnutrition, and looks at some of the solutions to overcome them.

April 19, 2022
Found by:
Olivia Utharntharm
Our food system isn't ready for the climate crisis

The world's farms produce only a handful of varieties of bananas, avocados, coffee and other foods ÔÇô leaving them more vulnerable to the climate breakdown

April 19, 2022
Found by:
Olivia Utharntharm
CSIRO, Eratos partner to help the world turn data into opportunity

A collaboration between AustraliaÔÇÖs national science agency CSIRO and Eratos will help software engineers and researchers develop more informed, effective and scalable digital solutions for owners and managers of natural and built world assets.

April 8, 2022
Found by:
Olivia Utharntharm
Chile wants to export solar energy to Asia via 15,000km submarine cable

The Ant├şpodas project was announced by the Chilean government last week. It is aimed at taking advantage of the huge solar potential of the Atacama Desert, which is the world's region with the highest solar radiation.

November 17, 2021
Found by:
Ross Sharman
Could this new version of an old grain help fight climate change and feed the world?

Scientists in Kansas have transformed a perennial wheatgrass into a potential substitute for regular wheat. Their goal is to lessen environmental harm done by standard industrial farming and also rebuild the soil.

October 25, 2021
Found by:
Michael Molitor
Cutting methane is the best way to avoid disaster

Drastically cutting methane emissions in the near-term might be our only hope of keeping heating below 1.5┬░C

September 24, 2021
Found by:
Michael Molitor
Vertical farm outfit seeks $10m as it breaks new ground in Queensland

Vertical farming business Stacked Farms is looking to expand in a world increasingly affected by climate change

September 23, 2021
Found by:
Michael Molitor
The sound of inevitability: the coming consolidation in Agtech

One reason is that venture capital fund lifecycles

September 9, 2021
Found by:
Sarah Nolet
Infographic: Distribution of mammals on earth

Spoiler alert: It's humans and cattle mostly

August 25, 2021
Found by:
Mick Liubinskas