“Food cannot be the poor relation to the environment”

Minette Batters has an ability to make diversification seem like a glamorous choice rather than a necessity for farmers’ survival. After years of doubts and delay, last week the government presented details of how UK farmers will be paid post-Brexit. Instead of sticking with the EU’s system of subsidies basedContinue Reading

Why extreme weather means less food for California farmworkers

This Story’s Impact Broadcast on 477 radio stations On a brisk afternoon in mid-January, Eloy Ortiz is pacing the back alley behind a white house in Watsonville, California, in the heart of California’s strawberry industry. The house is under an evacuation warning after weeks of torrential rain, but that hasn’tContinue Reading

Unlocking Pet Food Bag Recyclability With Polyethylene

Dow, W&H and B&B unveil next generation of recyclable packaging at K 2022 fair. New wide-format MDO-PE1 pouch with final web width of 2×1260 mm designed for recyclability without compromising on quality, efficiency nor performance. Printed at 400 meters per minute. Final validation on commercial packaging line with 80 bagsContinue Reading