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Serving up good food and fun for 20 years

HONOLULU (KHON2) – For more than 19 years, Tikis Grill and Bar served great food, live music and great fun seven days a week. You did this with a front row seat for near perfect vision. “Beautiful sunsets every night of the week,” said Bill Tobin, owner of Tiki’s Grill and Bar. Unless the clouds […]

Iraq’s water crisis leaves farming families reliant on food aid, NGO warns

Persistent water shortages and drought in Iraq are likely to destroy the coming harvest, a leading aid organization warned on Thursday. The Norwegian Refugee Council said that one in two families in drought-stricken regions needed food aid due to the drought, while one in five did not have enough to feed all family members. The […]

One in two families in drought-affected Iraq need food assistance

It shows that every second family in drought-affected regions is dependent on food aid because of the drought, while every fifth family does not have enough food for all family members. Communities across Iraq are facing significant losses in their crops, livestock and income. Children eat less and farmers and displaced people are hardest hit. […]

Melting sea ice forces polar bears to travel farther for food

Anthony Pagano. Photo credit: WSU In recent years, polar bears in the Beaufort Sea have had to travel well outside their traditional arctic hunting grounds, which has contributed to a nearly 30% decline in their population. The bears’ home range, or the space they need for food and other resources, was 64% larger from 1999 […]

Global Smart Agriculture and Farming Market Is Growing at an Exceptional CAGR – The Food Beverage News

The report provides application segments (Irrigation Management, Weather Tracking and Forecasting, Water Quality Management, Plant Search, Fish Tracking and Fleet Navigation, Yield Monitoring, Others) and geographic regions that currently determine the market. Additionally, the report delves deep into the value chain of the Smart Agriculture and Agriculture market to emerge with information-specific areas that hold […]

Analysis: Global farmers facing fertiliser sticker shock may cut use, raising food security risks

Fertilizer prices peaked this year due to scarce supplies and rising energy costs Expensive fertilizers will increase global food inflation and cost pressures Farmers around the world, from Brazil to India, are feeling the shortage of supply Reducing fertilizer application could have an impact on crop yields and growth BEIJING / SAO PAULO / JAKARTA, […]

A meal and a message: Chesterfield Food Bank Outreach Center embraces a feet-on-the-street ministry

Bill Deutsch, second from left, leads a prayer for Heather Rutledge of Chesterfield County as he and other volunteers deliver meals to those in need on December 2nd. Faith-Based Service is an Ascend Outreach Center program that is part of the mission of the Chesterfield Food Bank Outreach Center. ASH DANIEL It’s the second night […]

The Crisis of Food Insecurity in Afghanistan

Introduction  The Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) and the World Food Programme (WFP) have warned 23 countries, including Afghanistan, of worsening acute food insecurity by November 2021 (see Figure 1).[1] Figure 1: Acute food insecurity hotspots Source: WFP and FAO 2021[2] As per the Integrated Food Security Phase Classification (IPC), more than one in two Afghans […]

How old food can sell for crazy prices at auction

Tuesday, December 7th, 2021, 8:39 a.m. It took two hours to finalize the tender, but it was worth it. The 2.62 kg Cabrales cheese left the auction tent at the 2018 Cabrales cheese competition to thunderous applause. The icing on the cake, the cheese had attracted the attention of 15 restaurateurs from all over Spain, […]

Don’t make these 5 common mistakes with your food storage and emergency preparedness

Estimated reading time: 7-8 minutes With any natural disaster, food disruption, or the latest worrying business news, there is likely a little voice in the back of your mind asking, “What will I do if this happens to me and my family?” There are many reasons to think about it. Consider what just happened last […]