Australia opens war on food waste

/ Jun 18, 2017

Australia opens war on food waste

Australia's first recycled supermarket is giving food destined for landfills a second chance, as the government embarks on a major push to cut down on waste costing the economy 20 billion Australian dollars ($15 billion) a year. The outlet run by food rescue organization OzHarvest ...

FAO chief pitches safety of Fukushima foods in tasting event

May 10, 2017

FAO chief pitches safety of Fukushima foods in tasting event

The head of the U.N. Food and Agriculture Organization said Wednesday the safety of food produced in Fukushima is "assured," despite the import bans still imposed by some countries in the wake of the 2011 nuclear disaster. "At the moment, we don't see any reason ...

Insect-based cuisine has Australians bugging out

Apr 29, 2017

Insect-based cuisine has Australians bugging out

With a twist of lime and a dash of salt, Sydney chef Nowshad Alam Rasel flavors a hot pan full of crickets, tossing them over a flaming stove. The savory snack, which would not be out of place at a Mexican cantina or a Bangkok ...