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Beer, milk, and produce: All the food that’s getting dumped during the pandemic

The coronavirus pandemic has massively disrupted supply chains for many consumer goods. In many cases, this has meant that farmers and other producers of consumable items have had to ditch excess inventory. Milk, vegetables, and beer are among the products being destroyed by their producers. Visit Business Insider’s homepage for […]
Beer, milk, and produce: All the food that’s getting dumped during the pandemic
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10 tips for saving money on produce

There are tips that can make eating healthy more affordable. Buying local, seasonal produce as often as possible keeps costs low. Taking a little extra time to weigh produce, do some simple calculations, and compare competitors’ prices will also save you money. Getting more fruits and vegetables in your diet […]
10 tips for saving money on produce
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One of the world’s largest banks has issued an alarming warning about antibiotic resistance — with big consequences for humanity

The use of antibiotics in agriculture could have “devastating” consequences for humans, according to a research team at HSBC. Experts predict that antibiotic resistance could lead to 10 million deaths annually by 2050. Many of the world’s antibiotics are used in meat production, which has expanded significantly since the 1960s. […]
One of the world’s largest banks has issued an alarming warning about antibiotic resistance — with big consequences for humanity
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A Bill Gates-backed edible coating available at Costco could make avocados last twice as long — and it just got a $70 million boost

A food-tech startup called Apeel Sciences has landed a $US70 million funding round led by Viking Global Investors, Andreessen Horowitz, Upfront Ventures, and S2G Ventures. Previously, the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation had invested in Apeel. The company has created an invisible, edible coating designed to be sprayed on produce […]
A Bill Gates-backed edible coating available at Costco could make avocados last twice as long — and it just got a $70 million boost