SmartPlanet stories related to the technologies, processes and policy encompassed by the production of food, as well as the businesses and organizations delivering it.
Nestle's CEO Paul Bulcke has said that the U.S. and EU must change their biofuel targets to prevent future food shortages.
8 | September 5, 2012 3:58am |
"The Morning Briefing" is SmartPlanet's daily roundup of must-reads from the web. This morning we're reading about the state of food production in 2012.
1 | December 17, 2012 12:20am |
No wonder tensions are easing.
9 | May 7, 2013 4:38am |
"Crowdshipping" is a new and less expensive way to ship goods through travelers connecting online. But if something goes wrong, who is held responsible?
25 | April 22, 2013 3:00am |
New studies show how economic pressures in modern society cause humans to throw our ecosystem's natural food cycles off kilter.
5 | April 25, 2011 2:00am |
If Mason's parody video of food commercials doesn't make you hungry, you might not be a member of the human race.
3 | November 18, 2011 6:15am |
BERLIN -- With everyone up in arms about horse meat, why is this technology so far from being readily available in the market?
3 | March 7, 2013 3:00am |
Would you feel guilty buying a red-labeled food choice?
August 7, 2012 8:04am |
An idea from Cambridge University for replacing uranium with thorium in conventional nuclear reactors.
4 | April 18, 2013 5:07am |
HONG KONG -- Chinese distrust of the safety of certain health and food products is fueling a "gray" market in Hong Kong, leaving parents there scrambling to secure one essential item: baby formula.
3 | February 14, 2013 3:00am |
Makes horse sound delicious.
11 | May 3, 2013 6:12am |
The average person drinks a mere 5 cups per YEAR there. But pushers like Nestle and Starbucks could soon turn a nation of 1.3 billion people into addicts. Mwahahahahaha!
3 | May 3, 2013 4:27am |
Will the European horse meat scandal start new culinary trends in Britain?
February 12, 2013 2:07pm |
U.S. tobacco farmers are digging up their crops for chickpeas? Here's why.
3 | May 2, 2013 5:26am |
Yahoo employees might not be able to telecommute any more. But they do have access to generous new family leave benefits.
4 | May 1, 2013 12:54pm |
Researchers make the green case for ordering groceries from your computer.
6 | May 1, 2013 12:39pm |
Forget plants and grey -- perhaps slides and subways are the way to keep your employees interested.
1 | May 1, 2013 3:30am |
A legendary inventor's idea to replace restroom hand dryers will soon show up at airports and fast food restaurants.
2 | February 6, 2013 4:27am |
Is the chain a boon for higher quality food, or just a traitor to the local food movement?
9 | August 8, 2012 8:20am |
Analytics at work: new online locator service pinpoints areas across the United States with limited access to healthy foods. This tool may help businesses and entrepreneurs in the food business...
4 | June 28, 2011 8:49am |