Food technology

Empowering our country with food tech, not the culinary arts

A POINT OF CONSCIOUSNESS – Preciosa S. Soliven – The Philippine Star November 14, 2019 | 00:00 After high school at St. Scholastica’s College, my younger sister Medy chose food tech as a career, while I did AB Nutrition. The culinary arts did not appeal to our generation. Today, there is a glut of colleges […]

Food manufacturers

Report ranks 14 largest food manufacturers on pesticide policies

Today, As You Sow released their Report Pesticides in the Pantry: Transparency & Risk in Food Supply Chainsexamining the growing risk to food manufacturers posed by the use of synthetic pesticides in agricultural supply chains. The report scores 14 major U.S. food manufacturers on their performance on 30 indicators designed to measure how effectively companies […]

Food technology

What’s fueling the food tech boom?

London CNN Business — While many flock to Israel for falafel and shakshuka, it is less famous for its food technology. Yet the country, home to more than 350 agricultural and food-tech companies, punches above its weight. In 2018, annual investments in the food tech sector in Israel reached $100 million, according to a recent […]