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...

4 Ways Local Agriculture Can Benefit from Environmental Management

Environmental management is the conscious effort to reduce strain on our world caused by man. Humans produce waste, build large buildings, and consume a...

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...

Selina Juul Helped Denmark To Cut Food Waste By 25% In 5 Years

Denmark is showing the world just how much food we waste, and shamefully it is easily preventable. An amazing woman named Selina Juul is...

3 Projects Making Fundamental Changes to Agriculture

The Sustainable Food Lab's winter newsletter this year highlights some programs that will lead the agricultural industry in developing new sustainable systems to feed...

Clothes made of orange peel and pineapple

If the words “Pinatex” and “Orange Fiber” remind you of cocktails or fruit salads, you may want to reconsider. Pinatex is a company that produces...

New farmerless “farm” to break ground in Japan

Japan will break ground on a new farmerless farm this summer. This indoor, fully automated farm will produce up to 17,000 heads of lettuce...

New Class of Eco-Friendly Herbicide Discovered in Fungal Genome

As weeds continue to develop herbicide-resistance, it is becoming increasingly important to find alternatives to combat these pests. In a new study, a team...

5 Home Preservation Methods to Get Through the Winter (Or Any Time of Year)

Farmer's markets are closing up for the year, and if you ended up with too much produce, here are some surprisingly simple home food preservation...

How to Chill a Beer Without a Refrigerator

I have not owned a refrigerator for years. How many? Search me, I have no idea. Long enough to have forgotten the last time I had...