Posts Tagged ‘Food waste’

Our global food system is near collapse with the weight of our food waste being produced every single year. About one third of all food produced for human consumption is wasted every year, and the US alone wastes as much as 40% of its food, in Ireland one million tonnes of food are thrown out by consumers and...

By Mark Keane Craft beer is everywhere these days. Walk into any good bar and you will find offerings from Brewdog, 8 Degrees and Founders to go along with Guinness’s HopHouse 13 or West Indies Porter. But how far will craft beer lovers go to drink something tasty? Will they drink a beer that is made from rotten fruit?...

By Mark Keane We’ve previously discussed the issue of food waste and how it has been one of the more pressing issues for the food world. On the other side of the coin is the effect of food production on the environment. People have become more aware of the damage over-fishing has done on eco systems over the years,...

By Mark Keane We look into our crystal ball to predict the next big trends for 2016. Be one step ahead of your friends next year with the following ideas.  1. The continued rise of doughnuts The world has been plagued with a lot of terrible doughnuts for such a long time. The tide is finally beginning to turn with...