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Drones, Data and Insects: How Innovation Can Make the Food System More Sustainable

<b>Ag tech is booming, and it has the potential to redefine how and where we farm, including on fish farms like this one.</b> (GoodLife Studio/IStock)<p>Here at Earthjustice, we're taking a closer look at maggots. It turns out these little bugs, the larvae of the black soldier fly, can be part of a major …

Farming

Maize, rice, wheat farming must become more sustainable

Cereal-based farming systems must join the transition to sustainable agriculture if they are to meet unprecedented demand for maize, rice and wheat. …

Fungus Could Be the Key to Avoiding a Global Food Crisis

Our world is sitting on a time bomb.<p>According to a United Nations report, climate change is poised to decimate the global food supply, with …

The Perfect Winter Dish: Butternut Gratin

Mimi Thorisson, a big-city girl from Hong Kong, becomes an accidental blogger and chatelaine in rural France and falls head over heels in love with cooking in the process. Take a look at a comforting and delicious recipe from her new book, A Kitchen in France.<p>Ingredients<p>3 tablespoons unsalted …

The Best Brunch Recipes in the History of Everything

Things you are good at: gathering friends and pouring mimosas. Things we can make you better at: your brunch spread. Here are the top 10 dishes you need to be the boss of breakfast. Fair warning, make a double batch of the candied bacon. It goes fast.<p><b>Eggs In A Basket</b><p>Egg in a hole, egg in a basket, …

Breakfast

The One Secret You Need to Know to Increase Sales

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>There’s a belief in the marketing and sales industry that customers want to know the features of your products and services. And while this is true to a point, it is by no means the method or the driver of increasing sales.<p>For example, …

Marketing

How to Tell Your Small-Business Story

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Perhaps best coined be TED speaker sensation Simon Sinek, “Very few people or companies can clearly articulate WHY they do WHAT they do.”<p>Indeed, while talking about storytelling for businesses, the question I get asked most often is: …

Marketing

Answer These 8 Questions Before Creating Next Year's Strategy

For most organizations, strategic planning season is in full swing. We dig through vast amounts of data, meticulously craft an absurd amount of PowerPoint slides, and attend dozens of meetings, all of which will culminate in refining our strategy for the next year.<p>For most, this has become a …

8 Online-Marketing Terms Business Owners Must Know

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>If you’re like most small-business owners, you spend your day providing a great customer experience that sets you apart from your competition. The quality of your service is key now that digital word of mouth is the most effective form of …

Small Business

7 Weekly Must-Do's For Entrepreneurs

Most entrepreneurs have a lot on their minds, from the daily task list, to the quarterly marketing plan, to annual financials, and everything in between. Of course, all of these items are important, but I’ve found it’s also important to take running my business one week at a time. Being mindful of …

8 Tips for Successful Business Development

<i>This post originally appeared on the American Express OPEN Forum, where Mashable regularly contributes articles about leveraging social media and</i> …