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Cranswick leads the wave of change against plastic waste

Cranswick announced on May 21 that in the 12 months since becoming one of the first signatories of the UK Plastics Pact, it has removed 703 tons of plastic from across the group, proving to be a pioneer in the fight against plastic waste once again.
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Perdue to acquire organic beef company Panorama Meats

The nation’s largest producer of grass-fed, organic beef to grow with support of new resources
Perdue Farms is acquiring Panorama Meats, the nation’s largest producer of 100 percent grass-fed and grass-finished certified organic beef.
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Gemperle Family Farms expands charitable giving to nature preservation

Considering last week's report from the United Nations, the Intergovernmental Science-Policy Platform on Biodiversity and Ecosystem Services (IPBES), Gemperle Family Farms is expanding their philanthropic giving in the areas of preservation of natural ecosystems and the diversity of plant and animal species.
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Study: Policies restrict aquaculture in productive waters

Marine aquaculture will expand, but the quality and location of this growth will depend on sound governance, researcher says
Five countries produce one-third of the bony fish consumed by the world population; none of these five can lay claim to the most productive marine environments. But government policy, according to a new study, prevents aquaculture from expanding into more productive countries, including the U.S.
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