Senegalese plant circular gardens in Green Wall defence.
The project aims to create hundreds of specially designed circular gardens in a bid to boost food security.
The cost of feeding the world is the most expensive it’s been in years. The Food and Agriculture Organization’s food price index, which tracks a basket of grains, vegetable oils, meat, dairy and sugar, rose to its highest level in a decade in May.
Honeybees are European, but we know that people in the Americas used honey in their food and drinks. The Mayans used it in a liqueur called xtabentún, for example, and a ceremonial drink called balché. In a question on r/AskFoodHistorians, u/planetnp reveals that people in what is now Mexico got their honey from the wasp Brachygastra mellifera, a…Read More
Ghana expects record Cocoa harvest after favorable weather
Ghana is heading for a record cocoa harvest after favorable weather and government interventions.
Delia Grace, a professor of food safety systems at the University of Greenwich, said at one time food safety was not a priority to low and middle income countries.
“The 2015 WHO report found the health burden of food safety was equivalent to that of HIV, tuberculosis or AIDS so that made food safety come to the top of the list that people i…Read More
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