The 5 Watts of Hydroponic Farming

In this article, we will analyse what is a hydroponic system, how does it work, when you should create your own hydroponic garden, who...

Mobile app tracking down toxic additives in food and cosmetics

No matter how meticulously you may be reading product labels at the supermarket, can you be sure that you are updated on complicated code...

Food for thought, not for waste

Agriculture is the second largest emitter of greenhouse gases, contributing to global heating and climate extremes that directly impact food security. The FAO reports...

Coca Cola Signs Deal to Use Captured CO2

Coca Cola will be using carbon dioxide captured from the atmosphere in their fizzy mineral water. Carbon capture has been a quite hot topic in...

The World’s Most Advanced Vertical Farm Opens

Intelligent Growth Solutions (IGS), the creators of a vertical farm in Scotland, claims to be the “world’s most advanced indoor farm”. The company is...

Walmart Uses Blockchain Technology to Track its Lettuce

Previously, when dozens of people across the country got sick from eating contaminated romaine lettuce, Walmart did the most sensible thing: It cleared every...

The Climate Change Friendly Diet: Less Beef

It's not new news: eating beef is not the most environmentally responsible dietary choice. In fact, reducing or eliminating beef from your diet altogether...

UK Giants Pledge to Halve Food Waste by 2030

The United Kingdom has started a new government-backed plan to cut the amount of food that is wasted annually in Britain – estimated to...

Plastics in Your Life Might Be Causing Reproductive Problems

Twenty years ago, scientists realized that a common chemical in plastic named BPA (bisphenol A) leached out of plastics and caused reproductive problems in...

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 to advance resilient and...