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You may not realize that seafood is the fastest-growing protein category, with an annual growth rate surpassing that of all land-based animal meat combined. But the fish farming industry is in need of innovation to mitigate and reduce environmental concerns.  @f3techMD #aquatech #aquaculture #maryland Source: The World's Fastest Growing Protein Sector...

The multistakeholder investment platform catalyzed $3m in equity investment soil microbiome testing startup Trace Genomics and $535k in grant funding for three research projects. @f3techMD #agritech #maryland #innovation Source: BREAKING: FoodShot Announces Winners of Soil 3.0 Challenge inc Trace Genomics & Carbon Sequestration Measurement - AgFunderNews...

Livestock farming is destroying our planet. It is a major cause of land and water degradation, biodiversity loss, acid rain, coral reef degeneration, deforestation -- and of course, climate change. Plant-based diets, insect farming, lab-grown meat and genetically modified animals have all been proposed as potential solutions. Which is best?...

Here Shmuel Rausnitz writes about his concerns relating to the FDA and foodtech entrepreneur's tendency to oversimplify consumer demands and needs across demographics. @f3techMD  #agritech  #innovation #maryland Source: The FDA and Food Entrepreneurs Need to Better Define the Consumer - AgFunderNews...

A new study in mice reveals why consuming a beverage is usually pleasurable but is not always enough to quench thirst  @f3techMD #innovation #agritech Source: Does Thirst Start in the Mouth or the Gut? - Scientific American...

If we want to eat sustainably, aquaculture has to be part of the conversation  @f3techMD #aquaculture #innovation Source: It's Time to Be Honest about Seafood - Scientific American Blog Network...

If we want to eat sustainably, aquaculture has to be part of the conversation.  @fetechMD #aquaculture #maryland #innovation Source: It's Time to Be Honest about Seafood - Scientific American Blog Network...

Expanding upon the success of its nationally-recognized TechBUZZ platform across the past 8 years - which has now supported more than 400 early-stage tech companies who have received a total of nearly $1 billion in disclosed post-presentation financing - MAVA's SURGE program provides a vetted platform for companies, investors, corporate industry, and researchers to have targeted...