Agriculture

Climate change pushing the world into hunger?

November 15, 2018 ecodaily 0

  South-east Asia is the world’s rice bowl. But climate change, with its unpredictable rainfall and warming seas, is causing harvests to dwindle. Rising sea levels are threatening rice fields. Meanwhile, the region’s growing population […]

Agriculture

Food waste: Deadlier than Malaria

November 10, 2018 ecodaily 0

  “The scale and pace of food production would not need to increase…to feed an extra 1 billion people by 2030.” This is according to a report released this week by the United Nation’s Food […]

Environment

You probably had plastic for breakfast

November 6, 2018 ecodaily 0

  We know almost nothing about the health effects of something most of us probably eat every day: plastic. Scientists only last week announced the first preliminary evidence that small bits of plastic are getting […]

Environment

Save the oceans – eat more fish sticks

November 6, 2018 ecodaily 0

  No need to feel guilty when you snack on “junk food” like fish sticks – at least, not on the environmental front. They’re surprisingly sustainable, according to a new study by the Marine Conservation […]

Agriculture

Identify the Healthy Oil

November 5, 2018 ecodaily 0

  Festival Season is upon us. Being part of it, we can feel the traffic and crowd in the market by any time we step out. Roads are full of vehicles and shops are full […]