Food&agriculture

Tridge Is Providing a Middleman Service for Global Food Trade

8 minutes ago   |   NY Times

The Korean start-up Tridge is working to create a network for buyers and sellers, collecting valuable data in the process.
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Sri Lanka is running out of food, medicine, gas, and money - but the tourists just keep coming

34 minutes ago   |   Business Insider

Burned buses near Sri Lanka's former prime minister Mahinda Rajapaksa's official residence, a day after they were torched by protesters in Colombo on May 10, 2022. NurPhoto...
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India sends food, medicine donation to crisis-hit Sri Lanka

1 hour ago   |   ABC News

Sri Lanka received a first shipment of a $16 million humanitarian aid package from neighboring India to help mitigate severe shortages caused by the country's worst economic...
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Meet The High-Tech Urban Farmer Growing Vegetables Inside Hong Kong's Skyscrapers

2 hours ago   |   Forbes

Gordon Tam, cofounder and CEO of vertical farming company Farm66, wants to show that agriculture, combined with technology, has a promising future in cities, deserts and even...
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Food and energy tycoons made $1 billion every 2 days amid soaring inflation while millions 'are skipping meals, turning off the heating': Oxfam

3 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Food prices around the world are soaring. Frederic J. Brown/AFP/Getty Images Food and energy billionaires made $453 billion in the last two years, per Oxfam. Energy and food...
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Northside Seed & Plant Distribution Gives Residents Tools To Grow Own Food

Northside Seed & Plant Distribution Gives Residents Tools To Grow Own Food

6 hours ago   |   CBS

MINNEAPOLIS - North Minneapolis residents are not only learning how to grow their own food, but now have the ingredients to get started. Northside Fresh and Appetite for Change...
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Experts say Ukraine war shows a new way to feed the world is needed

6 hours ago   |   Politico

World leaders haven't learned their lesson from past food crises, experts warn.
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'Here for the right reasons?' Houston paid $240k to bring The Bachelor to Houston

6 hours ago   |   ABC

The Bachelor's Houston episodes offered a glimpse into the city's food scene, diversity and culture, but 13 Investigates found bringing the show to town came at a cost.
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78,000 pounds of infant formula arrives in US

78,000 pounds of infant formula arrives in US

12 hours ago   |   WGN TV   |   2 articles

INDIANAPOLIS - A military plane carrying enough specialty infant formula for more than half a million baby bottles arrived Sunday in Indianapolis, the first of several flights...
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THE ONLINE GROCERY REPORT: The market, drivers, key players, and opportunities in a rising segment of e-commerce

12 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Business Insider Intelligence This is a preview of The Online Grocery Report from Business Insider Intelligence. Purchase this report. Business Insider Intelligence offers even...
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State police investigate hit and run of boy on dirt bike

State police investigate hit and run of boy on dirt bike

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Deluges of rain flood parts of India, Bangladesh

Pre-monsoon deluges have flooded parts of India and Bangladesh in recent weeks Read more ...

Biden says the U.S. would intervene with military to defend Taiwan

Biden says the U.S. would intervene with military to defend Taiwan

A White House official said Biden's comments did not reflect a policy shift, even though the U.S. traditionally has avoided making such an explicit security guarantee to Taiwan. Read more ...

US and 12 countries join new Indo-Pacific trade pact

US and 12 countries join new Indo-Pacific trade pact

TOKYO - President Joe Biden announced 12 countries have joined a new trade pact that the White House says will help the United States work more closely with Asian economies on... Read more ...

What to Know About the New IPEF Trade Bloc Biden Is Touting In Asia

What to Know About the New IPEF Trade Bloc Biden Is Touting In Asia

TOKYO - President Joe Biden faced a dilemma on trade in Asia: He couldn't just rejoin the Trans-Pacific Partnership that his predecessor had pulled the U.S. out of in 2017... Read more ...

Russia's Death Toll in Ukraine Already the Same as 10 Years in Afghanistan

The USSR lost 15,000 men during its ten years-long war in Afghanistan. In nearly three months of Ukraine's conflict, even more Russian troops have been killed. Read more ...

Review: Stranger Things' Season 4 Is A Frightening Return to Hawkins

Stranger Things returns with a Season 4 that digs deep into the lore of both Hawkins and the Upside Down. It gets perhaps a little too big, spread a little too thin with ample... Read more ...

India sends food, medicine donation to crisis-hit Sri Lanka

Sri Lanka received a first shipment of a $16 million humanitarian aid package from neighboring India to help mitigate severe shortages caused by the country's worst economic... Read more ...

Photos: Deadly floods cause havoc in Bangladesh, northeast India

Heavy rainfall and floods kill dozens and leave tens of thousands stranded in several parts of Bangladesh and India. Read more ...

Madness and memory propel Gundogan glory: How Man City won Premier League on...

Madness and memory propel Gundogan glory: How Man City won Premier League on final day

Manchester City have paid plenty of tributes to their 2011/12 Premier League title win to mark the 10th anniversary. Pep Guardiola's side then produced something like a... Read more ...