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We talk to the pioneers in the regenerative food and agriculture space to learn more on how to put our money to work to regenerate soil, people, local communities and ecosystems while making an appropriate and fair return.

Investing in Regenerative Agriculture and Food Koen van Seijen

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We talk to the pioneers in the regenerative food and agriculture space to learn more on how to put our money to work to regenerate soil, people, local communities and ecosystems while making an appropriate and fair return.

    142 Maddie Akkermans on changing the weather systems in the Middle East through regeneration at scale

    142 Maddie Akkermans on changing the weather systems in the Middle East through regeneration at scale

    Maddie Akkermans, co-founder of The Weather Makers, joins us to discuss the role of water cycle, aquatic systems, and weather systems in regeneration.
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    What if we can re-green the Sinai desert? What if we can influence the weather patterns in most of the Middle East and the Mediterranean through local water cycle restoration? Why and how do we need to think and act at scale? 
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    141 Clément Chenost - Lessons learned on investing 80M into vertically integrated agroforestry companies in LATAM and Subsaharan Africa

    141 Clément Chenost - Lessons learned on investing 80M into vertically integrated agroforestry companies in LATAM and Subsaharan Africa

    Clément Chenost, the Co-Founder and CEO of Moringa Partnership/ Fund, joins us to discuss the role of de-commoditizing value chains, vertical integration, and consumer behaviour in regeneration. We also discussed consumer demand and commoditisation that leads to premiums of sometimes over 100% and drives the regenerative transition.
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    What has Moringa Partnership learned after investing over 80 million in the last eight years into vertically integrated agroforestry companies in Latin America and Sub Saharan Africa? What has changed in the last 10 years in the investor and the consumer markets? What’s the key to getting significant premiums?

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    140 Satish Kumar – Be humble, you can’t outsmart nature

    140 Satish Kumar – Be humble, you can’t outsmart nature

    Philosopher, founder and director of Programmes of the Schumacher College, International Centre for ecological studies, Satish is Editor Emeritus of Resurgence & Ecologist and author of the book Soil Soul Society.
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    How do we connect to nature to see its real value? Why should we aim for a ‘circular economy’ when dealing with nature? How, as stewards of nature, do we become humble? Why, as investors, should we be humble? Why is technology not the solution for all problems? 
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    139 Dan Fitzgerald on applying the principles of regen ag to technology, even cellular ag

    139 Dan Fitzgerald on applying the principles of regen ag to technology, even cellular ag

    A conversation with Dan Fitzgerald, founder and managing partner Regen Ventures on investing in regenerative technology by putting nature first.

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    Can we apply the principles of regenerative agriculture (diversity, we are part of nature, learn from nature and the focus on life etc.) to technology and what would this regenerative technology look like beyond food and agriculture? Also, can we apply these principles to more touchy subjects like cellular ag and plant based proteins?
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    Venture opportunities for a regenerative Food System - Fresh Convo

    Venture opportunities for a regenerative Food System - Fresh Convo

    A talk, organised by Fresh Venture Studio, on venture opportunities for a regenerative food system with Koen van Seijen as speaker. 

    “What we absolutely need more of is people building things in the regenerative agriculture space. Entrepreneurial farmers, funds, investment vehicles, technology, food companies, everything we need for this revolution.” 

    Topic of the talk is the organisations that need to be built for a regenerative food system. 

    The talk aims to all aspiring or active entrepreneurs and other people interested in the regenerative agriculture space to share and grow their knowledge.

    The Fresh Talk was organised, on October 8th, 2021, by Fresh Ventures is a startup studio focused on region agriculture and food companies based in Rotterdam, The Netherlands. 

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    138 Tripp Wall on why provenance is key and time kills food

    138 Tripp Wall on why provenance is key and time kills food

    A check in interview with another co-founder of Trailhead Capital Tripp Wall. Hear from Tripp how Provenance is key, time kills food, regenerative soil amendments are off ramps from extractive agriculture and, finally, how we need to be able to go long on investments.
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    What is the role of Trailhead in regeneration? Is there any movement in the consumer demands? What are amendments and why is there a need for them? What is provenance and why does it matter? How does time kill food?

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55 Ratings

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A learning curve we all need to climb

Great guests, great questions, super informative.

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Just what's needed.

Effective, essential, listen and learn, grow and gain.

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One of the top five regen ag podcasts. Practical and forward looking

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