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Fruit Farm to Frutem

From Fruit Farm to Frutem – The Story of Frutem #1

I grew up on a fruit and macadamia nut farm in Africa. My youth was spent surrounded by fruit and ...
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Transplanter

Vertical Farms run by Robots: The Future of Indoor Agriculture

Back in the good old days, farming was easy. Throw some seeds in the ground, keep it watered, pray to ...
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Virtual Reality

Can Virtual Reality Make Food Taste Better?

A Cornell University study has shown that even VR environments can change our perception of taste. If you order a lasagne while dining ...
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edible bar codes

6 Technologies That Could Shake The Food World

Printed meals, edible bar codes and facial-recognition technology for cows, a machine that prints chicken nuggets, fake shrimp made out ...
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sustainable africa

Africa Will Soon Lead the World in Sustainable Agriculture

At the Africa Green Revolution Forum recently held in Rwanda, leaders from government, business, civil society, and farmers discussed ways ...
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Leftovers

Fighting Food Waste: The Case for Doggy Bags

In an attempt to reach their goal of cutting food waste in half by 2025, French lawmakers have recently proposed the idea ...
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Almond & Macadamia Nuts in High Demand

US almond crop prospects have improved recently, resulting in some cheaper offers, and prices could retreat further still, according to ...
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Peanuts and Pecans

Cost of Peanuts & Pecans on the Rise

Read all about how the Argentine shortfall is pushing up peanut costs and why pecans are still expensive… Argentine shortfall ...
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Agriculture

The World’s Food Future could directly depend on African Agriculture

Addressing global agriculture experts at the FAO headquarters in Rome, 2017 World Food Prize Laureate and President of the African ...
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Bakeys edible spoons

Have your Plate and Eat it: the Future of Food Packaging

Edible saucers, cups and cutlery could be the future of food packaging, writes Madeleine Howell 'I have a confession," says ...
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The Victims of Climate Change are Already Here

By Vann R. Newkirk Ii - first published on 22 August 2018 in The Atlantic In the new global reality, ...
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Protein Water Bulks up in the Drinks Market

New protein water products, the likes of Trimino Protein Infused Water, Protein2o and Agropur's biPro, show that protein (previously available in smoothie ...
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inspiring women

10 Inspiring Women Reshaping the Food System

From farmworkers and graziers to entrepreneurs and advocates, these 10 women are leading the change for more just and sustainable ...
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Palm Oil

Oil Palm – a Threat to the Environment

Almost 30% of the world’s vegetable oil comes from Indonesia and Malaysia - and the most widely consumed vegetable oil ...
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Coconut Water

Raman used to Identify Adulteration of Coconut Water

Fresh coconut water is known to be a refreshing and nutritious drink, low in calories, naturally free from fat and ...
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future food

It’s 2038… Here’s How We’ll Eat in the Future

A science fiction look at the future of food developments, from robot farmers to 3D-printed meals to government monitoring of ...
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Food Delivery Start-up DoorDash nearly Triples Value to $4 Billion in 5 months

In its latest funding effort, 5-year-old San Francisco-based start-up DoorDash, has raised $250 million, valuing the food delivery service at ...
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dried crop

Farm Support calls Intensify – EU Heat Wave & Drought

Severe drought and scorching heat has damaged crops across vast stretches of the EU - and farmers in several countries ...
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Indira Nooyi

Indra Nooyi to Step Down as PepsiCo’s CEO

One of the world’s most influential women in business and most prominent female CEO, and PepsiCo’s fifth CEO in its ...
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apples

It’s going to be a Bumper Apple Crop for Europe

According to European fresh produce association Freshfel, the European Union’s apple growers are anticipating a bumper crop for the 2018/19 season ...
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Fruit Farm to Frutem

From Fruit Farm to Frutem – The Story of Frutem #1

I grew up on a fruit and macadamia nut farm in Africa. My youth was spent surrounded by fruit and ...
Read More
Transplanter

Vertical Farms run by Robots: The Future of Indoor Agriculture

Back in the good old days, farming was easy. Throw some seeds in the ground, keep it watered, pray to ...
Read More
Virtual Reality

Can Virtual Reality Make Food Taste Better?

A Cornell University study has shown that even VR environments can change our perception of taste. If you order a lasagne while dining ...
Read More
edible bar codes

6 Technologies That Could Shake The Food World

Printed meals, edible bar codes and facial-recognition technology for cows, a machine that prints chicken nuggets, fake shrimp made out ...
Read More
sustainable africa

Africa Will Soon Lead the World in Sustainable Agriculture

At the Africa Green Revolution Forum recently held in Rwanda, leaders from government, business, civil society, and farmers discussed ways ...
Read More
Leftovers

Fighting Food Waste: The Case for Doggy Bags

In an attempt to reach their goal of cutting food waste in half by 2025, French lawmakers have recently proposed the idea ...
Read More

Almond & Macadamia Nuts in High Demand

US almond crop prospects have improved recently, resulting in some cheaper offers, and prices could retreat further still, according to ...
Read More
Peanuts and Pecans

Cost of Peanuts & Pecans on the Rise

Read all about how the Argentine shortfall is pushing up peanut costs and why pecans are still expensive… Argentine shortfall ...
Read More
Agriculture

The World’s Food Future could directly depend on African Agriculture

Addressing global agriculture experts at the FAO headquarters in Rome, 2017 World Food Prize Laureate and President of the African ...
Read More
Bakeys edible spoons

Have your Plate and Eat it: the Future of Food Packaging

Edible saucers, cups and cutlery could be the future of food packaging, writes Madeleine Howell 'I have a confession," says ...
Read More
Fruit Farm to Frutem

From Fruit Farm to Frutem – The Story of Frutem #1

I grew up on a fruit and macadamia nut farm in Africa. My youth was spent surrounded by fruit and ...
Read More
Transplanter

Vertical Farms run by Robots: The Future of Indoor Agriculture

Back in the good old days, farming was easy. Throw some seeds in the ground, keep it watered, pray to ...
Read More
Virtual Reality

Can Virtual Reality Make Food Taste Better?

A Cornell University study has shown that even VR environments can change our perception of taste. If you order a lasagne while dining ...
Read More
edible bar codes

6 Technologies That Could Shake The Food World

Printed meals, edible bar codes and facial-recognition technology for cows, a machine that prints chicken nuggets, fake shrimp made out ...
Read More
sustainable africa

Africa Will Soon Lead the World in Sustainable Agriculture

At the Africa Green Revolution Forum recently held in Rwanda, leaders from government, business, civil society, and farmers discussed ways ...
Read More
Leftovers

Fighting Food Waste: The Case for Doggy Bags

In an attempt to reach their goal of cutting food waste in half by 2025, French lawmakers have recently proposed the idea ...
Read More

Almond & Macadamia Nuts in High Demand

US almond crop prospects have improved recently, resulting in some cheaper offers, and prices could retreat further still, according to ...
Read More
Peanuts and Pecans

Cost of Peanuts & Pecans on the Rise

Read all about how the Argentine shortfall is pushing up peanut costs and why pecans are still expensive… Argentine shortfall ...
Read More
Agriculture

The World’s Food Future could directly depend on African Agriculture

Addressing global agriculture experts at the FAO headquarters in Rome, 2017 World Food Prize Laureate and President of the African ...
Read More
Bakeys edible spoons

Have your Plate and Eat it: the Future of Food Packaging

Edible saucers, cups and cutlery could be the future of food packaging, writes Madeleine Howell 'I have a confession," says ...
Read More
Cost of food

What’s the Real Cost of our Food?

Typically, agricultural productivity is generally measured by yield and cost per hectare. This metric, however, provides us with an incomplete ...
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Cost of food

What’s the Real Cost of our Food?

Typically, agricultural productivity is generally measured by yield and cost per hectare. This metric, however, provides us with an incomplete ...
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bees

The Blueberries & The Bees

We don’t always realise how important bees are to our livelihood, but one great example is the necessity for bees ...
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Almond & Macadamia Nuts in High Demand

US almond crop prospects have improved recently, resulting in some cheaper offers, and prices could retreat further still, according to ...
Read More
Peanuts and Pecans

Cost of Peanuts & Pecans on the Rise

Read all about how the Argentine shortfall is pushing up peanut costs and why pecans are still expensive… Argentine shortfall ...
Read More
vanilla

Madagascar to Expand its Vanilla Growing Regions

Vanilla is flavouring derived from orchids of the genus Vanilla and is the second most expensive spice after saffron because growing ...
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Cost of food

What’s the Real Cost of our Food?

Typically, agricultural productivity is generally measured by yield and cost per hectare. This metric, however, provides us with an incomplete ...
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macadamia nuts

Macadamias: The Superfood that’s Good for You and Your Portfolio

The macadamia nut industry may be young but it’s developing at a rapid pace because of growing global market demand ...
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Transplanter

Vertical Farms run by Robots: The Future of Indoor Agriculture

Back in the good old days, farming was easy. Throw some seeds in the ground, keep it watered, pray to ...
Read More
Virtual Reality

Can Virtual Reality Make Food Taste Better?

A Cornell University study has shown that even VR environments can change our perception of taste. If you order a lasagne while dining ...
Read More
edible bar codes

6 Technologies That Could Shake The Food World

Printed meals, edible bar codes and facial-recognition technology for cows, a machine that prints chicken nuggets, fake shrimp made out ...
Read More
Indira Nooyi

Indra Nooyi to Step Down as PepsiCo’s CEO

One of the world’s most influential women in business and most prominent female CEO, and PepsiCo’s fifth CEO in its ...
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