Landscapes approach' dovetails with REDD+, scientist says
A proposal to alleviate deforestation could benefit greatly from a cross-sectoral, holistic approach to land management, according to a top forest carbon expert.
Wed Nov 27, 2013
The Washington Post
Plant Killer in Olive Trees Puts EU on Alert Amid Risk to Vines
A plant germ found in Europe for the first time in dying olive trees in southern Italy could potentially spread to vineyards and citrus groves, according to the European Food Safety Authority.
Fri Nov 22, 2013
Caribbean whales, dolphins and sharks
Humpback whales pass through the island chain each year giving those of us doing tours and charters something to look forward to.
Cost of egg production higher than ever
Roger Gent, chairman of the British Free Range Egg Producers' Association, has said that supermarkets and packers should resist reducing egg prices following a report that suggests the cost of producing eggs is higher than ever.
Wed Nov 20, 2013
Global Greenhouse Horticulture Market 2012-2016
Dublin, Nov. 20, 2013 -- Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Global Greenhouse Horticulture Market 2012-2016" report to their offering.
Mon Nov 18, 2013
Food and drink with longer oral transit time may reduce calorie intake: Study
Designing foods and beverages to be consumed with small sips or bites, and a longer oral transit time, may be effective in reducing energy intake in consumers, say researchers.
Wed Nov 13, 2013
Food Production Daily
Packaging tells smartphone when fish has gone off
PhD candidate Jenneke Heising is working on packaging with a built-in nose that can tell a smartphone how fresh fish is, before consumers buy it.
Mon Nov 11, 2013
Dutch ministry approves Meyn footpad inspection system
The Dutch Ministry of Economic Affairs has officially approved the Meyn footpad inspection system as inspection system for footpad lesions in Dutch poultry slaughterhouses.
Fri Nov 08, 2013
The Star Online
Dutch including bugs in cooking
CECILE'S latest batch of students watched attentively as she launched into the last step of the dish swirling grasshoppers around in a frying pan before setting them on the couscous.
Thu Nov 07, 2013
Thursday's Starz Denver Film Fest must-see: Resurrection of a Bastard
Again this year, Starz Denver Film Festival artistic director Brit Withey is offering his must-see picks for each day of the fest -- including many flicks that movie lovers might otherwise miss amid the flood of silver-screen goodies.
Tue Nov 05, 2013
Insects making eco-friendly buzz in Dutch kitchens
Cecile's latest batch of students watched attentively as she launched into the last step of the dish -- swirling grasshoppers around in a frying pan before setting them on the cous cous.