“Food Is The New Internet” Kimbal Musk

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Food is the new internet. Explosive growth, monumentally important, and future-changing, food and the food movement are defining this generation of businesses and NGOs. Hear from one of the brightest minds out there.

Kimbal Musk Food Is the new internet food entrepreneur

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A warning to farmers about “CSAs”

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Sometimes distributors are helpful and we give middlemen a cut. But do not let those same middlemen profit off the integrity of community supported agriculture’s (CSA) connotation.

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Elon Musk’s entrepreneur brother reveals 4 predictions for the future of food

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Forget Elon for a second, Kimbal Musk is the man right now. He runs two restaurant chains and has brought school garden programs to over 300 schools. And now he’s dropped 4 predictions about the future of food…and they actually all make sense.

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I rip this vertical farm critic to shreds

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Let me start out by saying that this is actually one of the best critiques of vertical farming that’s out there. And I’m not surprised, the author, Stan Cox, works at the Land Institute, one of the most important groups for agricultural transformation out there . They do some really incredible things and I have a huge amount of respect for their work. Unfortunately, it seems they still fall into the same trap as everyone else that wants to talk about how the sun is free and how important soil is; they assume that because vertical farming can’t solve everything, it should solve nothing.

I’m going to go paragraph by paragraph and respond to Stan Cox’s article and address the misconceptions there. This is not a fluff piece, this is not a blog post meant for internet readability. This is a take down.

Vertical farming Critic shredded

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