Hacking the Climate Could Hijack Our Food Supply

“Ethical Markets is happy to see MOTHER JONES covering global food issues.  We hope they go deeper and look at our Green Transition Scoreboard 2018: ”CAPTURING CO2 WHILE IMPROVING HUMAN NUTRITION &  HEALTH“ (download at www.ethicalmarkets.com). This report covers all these emerging food issues beyond meat and freshwater-grown crops,  to …

NYTimes.com: The Coming Green Wave

The Coming Green Wave This silent majority will no longer stand by as the Trump administration tries to destroy a century of bipartisan love of the land. By Timothy Egan Contributing Opinion Writer One of the national monuments being shrunk by the Trump administration is Bears Ears in Utah.CreditBob Strong/Reuters …

ScienceDaily: Top Environment News “Making Aquafeed More Sustainable”

“Ethical Markets highly recommends this research to make feeding aquacultured fish more sustainable. This conforms with our own research in our annual Green Transition Scoreboard® 2018: “Capturing CO2  While Improving Human Nutrition and Health” which examines all the alternative ways of producing human foods  more efficiently. ~Hazel Henderson,  Editor“   …

Blocking sunlight to cool Earth won’t reduce crop damage from global warming: Solar geoengineering could reduce temperatures and heat stress, but also reduces photosynthesis

 “This research conforms with our Green Transition Scoreboard 2018 “Capturing CO2 While Improving Human Nutrition & Health“, where we report that shifting our freshwater-dependent food system toward saltwater agriculture and the thousands of varieties of salt-loving (halophyte) plants, e.g: quinoa, is not only the most effective way to  capture CO2, …

Talking Earth science

Talking Earth science This year expert scientists joined ESA’s Earth observation summer school to explain how satellites are advancing our understanding of Earth. Watch the lecture replays

“The Race Of Our Lives Revisited” by Jeremy Grantham

“Ethical Markets highly recommends this  new White Paper by one of the best-informed investors on the planet, Jeremy Bentham,  of GMO www.gmo.com, who  has been sounding alarms on climate change and threats to  our food supply  and long-term survival for many years. This paper updates his earlier forecasts and shows …

30 Traditional Crops to Celebrate Indigenous Farming

“Ethical Markets highly recommends the global efforts of FOODTANK and Danielle Nierenberg, editor of  “Nourished Planet“ and in particular this recognition of indigenous people and the crops they have nurtured for centuries. These plant species are now needed to diversify our current agrochemical industrial food supply too dependent only on …

Upcoming events, change in leadership & more

Join CDSB as our new Chair of the Technical Working Group We are seeking an experienced and established thought leader in the field of environmental and climate disclosure and mainstream reporting, to appoint as the Chair of its Technical Working Group (TWG). With exciting opportunities to be profiled across the …

Fertilizer destroys plant microbiome’s ability to protect against disease: Healthy microbiomes on plant leaves protect against pathogens, though not on fertilized plants

“Yet another reason to shift investments toward saltwater agriculture and halophyte plants that don’t need fertilizers or pesticides, as we report in our annual Green Transition Scoreboard 2018  (now a free download at www.ethicalmarkets.com Hazel Henderson, Editor“   Fertilizer destroys plant microbiome’s ability to protect against disease: Healthy microbiomes on …