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Here you’ll find updates on Emerging Leaders in Food & Ag, news from around the industry, and insights from leaders in the sector.


Turner Wyatt

Co-founder & CEO of the Upcycled Food Association, Crested Butte, Colorado.  When Turner was 22, he co-founded Denver Food Rescue, a food recovery nonprofit dedicated to health equity and reducing food waste. Since then he has co-founded several other nonprofits and social enterprises that focus on food use. Now, Turner is using ...
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World Food Day 2020: Leaders Discuss Their Visions for a Healthier Food System

In honor of the 2020 World Food Day, Emerging Leaders in Food & Ag spoke with some leaders from our August inaugural event about their vision for the future of our food system. Allison Kopf is the founder and CEO of Artemis, the market leading Cultivation Management Platform serving the ...
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Twenty Recognized as Emerging Leaders in Food and Ag

Emerging Leaders in Food & Ag unveiled their inaugural Top 20 Award winners at a virtual event on August 17. The 2020 award winners included farmers and people in various levels of the food and agriculture value chains across the U.S. and Canada. Winners included people working in food production ...
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Collaboration Drives Innovation and Success in Food System Transformation

Collaboration isn’t new in the agriculture and food industries — it can be traced back to early agrarian societies, when pastoralists were thought to trade goods with farmers in a cooperative relationship. It’s even more important today as those working in agriculture pivot to meet new challenges. Read more by ...
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How is the Coronavirus Outbreak Impacting the Food System?

How is the Coronavirus outbreak impacting the food system? ...and what's being done about it? Information about how the pandemic is impacting farmers and the ag/food supply chain, how food companies are repurposing to help out, an update on the Emerging Leaders in Food & Ag Awards event, and more ...
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