Monthly Archives: August 2013

Fukushima fishermen can’t catch a break

Third-generation fisherman Fumio Suzuki sets out into the Pacific Ocean every seven weeks. Not to catch fish to sell, but to catch fish that can be tested for radiation. … See on http://www.japantimes.co.jp

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Salmonella in Spices Prompts Changes in Farming – NYTimes.com

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India’s parliament approves landmark food security program | News | DW.DE | 26.08.2013

India’s parliament has approved an $18 billion (13.5 billion euro) plan to provide cheap grain to the poor. The bill, meant to “wipe out” hunger and malnutrition, is a key part of the ruling Congress’ re-election plan. See on http://www.dw.de

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Aldi’s farm-to-store crates revolutionise fresh produce display | Australian Food News

CHEP Australia and ALDI Australia have launched a new generation reusable plastic crate that will see fresh produce packed delivered directly to shop See on http://www.ausfoodnews.com.au

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Foreign F&B outlets gaining popularity in Myanmar – Channel NewsAsia

Food and beverage outlets offering foreign cuisine and culture are gaining popularity in Myanmar. As the country opens up, more international franchisees are also tapping into this new market. They are hoping to introduce new dining habits to locals. See … Continue reading

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