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ISS astronauts poised to eat lettuce grown in space

The international Space Station crew is to take one giant leaf for mankind when it tucks into vegetables grown in space. A batch grown last month

The international Space Station crew is to take one giant leaf for mankind when it tucks into vegetables grown in space. A batch grown last month

Science_technology

Fresh and safe from field to plate

“Cases of food poisoning from vegetables affect more people and lead to more hospitalisations than those from meat.” While it may come as news to

“Cases of food poisoning from vegetables affect more people and lead to more hospitalisations than those from meat.” While it may come as news to

Science_technology

Fruit and veg get the eternal youth treatment

Spinach leaves that have been frozen will inevitably wilt, turning into an unappetizing mush. Researchers in Sweden have developed a new method of

Spinach leaves that have been frozen will inevitably wilt, turning into an unappetizing mush. Researchers in Sweden have developed a new method of

Business

Winter freeze boosts food prices

The severe winter weather battering Europe is pushing up the cost of food, creating difficulties for growers. European wheat prices hit an almost

The severe winter weather battering Europe is pushing up the cost of food, creating difficulties for growers. European wheat prices hit an almost

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Food shortages as Italian truck strike bites

Food shortages and soaring costs are the high price of Italy’s lorry drivers’ strike. The truckers’ protest against the government’s reform and

Food shortages and soaring costs are the high price of Italy’s lorry drivers’ strike. The truckers’ protest against the government’s reform and

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French farmers protest over cheap imports

French farmers on Thursday staged a protest in Paris, calling on the government to introduce protectionist measures against cheaper imports. Fruit

French farmers on Thursday staged a protest in Paris, calling on the government to introduce protectionist measures against cheaper imports. Fruit

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French E.coli death 'not linked' to current outbreak

French health authorities say an elderly patient being treated for E.coli in Bordeaux has died. The 78-year-old woman had spent the past week in

French health authorities say an elderly patient being treated for E.coli in Bordeaux has died. The 78-year-old woman had spent the past week in

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Roquette to Russia

Russia has partially lifted its ban on some European vegetables imposed during the e-coli scare.   Belgian and Dutch produce will again be allowed

Russia has partially lifted its ban on some European vegetables imposed during the e-coli scare.   Belgian and Dutch produce will again be allowed

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Food safety and the lessons to be learned

“Hello I’m Chris Burns and welcome to the Network where we connect into a matrix of news makers to get to the heart of an issue and watch out –

“Hello I’m Chris Burns and welcome to the Network where we connect into a matrix of news makers to get to the heart of an issue and watch out –

Business

Europe's farmers unhappy with E. coli compensation

The EU’s decision to pay out just 210 million euros in compensation to those who have lost out financially to the deadly E. coli epidemic has not

The EU’s decision to pay out just 210 million euros in compensation to those who have lost out financially to the deadly E. coli epidemic has not

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Bean sprouts cause of e-coli says Germany

While you should still be careful about bean sprouts, it seems it is safe to go back to eating salads again. Europe’s month-long e-coli scare left at

While you should still be careful about bean sprouts, it seems it is safe to go back to eating salads again. Europe’s month-long e-coli scare left at