Tag: food

Fukushima’s fish and mushrooms return to Italy

Fukushima’s fish and mushrooms return to Italy

Twelve years after the Fukushima nuclear disaster, the European Union decided to lift restrictions on food imports from Japan for safety reasons. This was announced by European Commission president Ursula von der Leyen on the sidelines of the summit between EU leaders and leader Fumio Kishida in Brussels. “The lifting of the measures is due […]

Biotechnology and food Why Italy is so interested in “new GMOs” From the great enemy of the genetics industry to the main leader of NGT: Italy now supports biotechnologies in the agri-food sector because research focuses mainly on wheat and wine. But even small crops like basil can benefit from it.

Biotechnology and food Why Italy is so interested in “new GMOs” From the great enemy of the genetics industry to the main leader of NGT: Italy now supports biotechnologies in the agri-food sector because research focuses mainly on wheat and wine. But even small crops like basil can benefit from it.

From the relentless enemy of GMOs to the main supporter of genetic modifications in agriculture. This is the turning point for Italy, which decided to promote and support biotechnologies in the agri-food sector. A position that has found broad consensus among scientists, public and private researchers, seed producers and agricultural companies. A bill has arrived […]

More than 2.3 million families don’t eat three times a day: Dane

More than 2.3 million families don’t eat three times a day: Dane

At the end of the first quarter of the year, a total of 2.35 million families in the country were unable to complete three or more meals a day. This was revealed by the National Administrative Department of Statistics (Dane) through the Social Pulse survey for the month of March. The entity highlighted that out […]

Rappi participates in lowering the prices of more than 500 products on its platform

Rappi participates in lowering the prices of more than 500 products on its platform

The Rappi platform confirmed that they will lower the prices of more than 500 products in the family basket in their digital application. Rappi joins the initiative of the national government, which asked large stores to lower the prices of products to give Colombians a break from buying the products of the family basket and, […]

Inflation in the US is down by a tenth to 4.9% in April

Inflation in the US is down by a tenth to 4.9% in April

Interannual inflation in the United States fell again for a tenth straight month in April, standing at 4.9%, one-tenth less than in March, according to data released Wednesday by the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS). in English). The timid one-tenth drop comes after March’s drop of one point from February, the sharpest drop since the […]

Inflation ruins the quality of life of homes

Inflation ruins the quality of life of homes

Households of all socioeconomic levels are feeling the impact of the continued price increase which it has been presenting for more than a year, but in general the lowest incomes are most affected by the increases. According to DANE data, annual inflation in Colombia was 13.34% in March; but for the bad was 13.87%; for […]

Increased supply of food is key to lowering costs: SAC

Increased supply of food is key to lowering costs: SAC

“This exchange rate fluctuation is very complex, as our country has to import more than 2 million tons of fertilizers per year and more than 7 million tons of raw materials for chicken, egg and pork production,” he said. the SAC. Another proposal has to do with insurance against climate change. “We have seen that […]

Colombia’s annual inflation rate reached 13.34% in March

Colombia’s annual inflation rate reached 13.34% in March

This was determined by the National Administrative Office of Statistics (Dane) using the Consumer Price Index (CPI) results for the month of March. (Resume) The annual inflation rate as of March 2023 was 13.34% in Colombia, which is 4.78 percentage points higher than in the same period of the previous year, when it stood at […]

These are the foods you should never put in an air fryer

These are the foods you should never put in an air fryer

Airfryer has become a popular and healthier alternative to traditional deep-frying over the past year. These machines use hot air to cook food instead of oil, which greatly reduces the amount of fat and calories in the food. While air fryers are a great kitchen tool, there are certain foods that manufacturer experts recommend not […]

Prices are falling, a ‘handful’ of fish is being sold for as much as $8,000

Prices are falling, a ‘handful’ of fish is being sold for as much as $8,000

The tension created by the mining strike in the departments of Antioquia and Córdoba has had a significant downward effect on the prices of some foods, one of which is fish, which has strengthened as prices rise. In the fish square, located in the Barranquilla market, the traders confirmed that this product has quickly experienced […]