Month: June 2021

US Supreme Court rules on child slavery on African farms

Bitter Sweets | Fortune

The US Supreme Court has ruled that food giants Nestlé USA and Cargill cannot be sued for child slavery on African farms from where they buy their cocoa.

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Rabbit urine in Nigerian farms

Rabbit Farming And Value Addition - Agriculture - Nigeria

The National Agricultural Land Development Authority says it has harvested over 30,000 litres of rabbit urine and 1,000 kilograms of rabbit droppings for fertilizer production in the country. 

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Nigeria set to host 5th UN World Gastronomy Day

Sustainable Gastronomy Day - Assignment Point

Nigeria is set to host the fifth United Nations Global Observance of Sustainable Gastronomy Day (World Gastronomy Day) organised by the National Institute for Hospitality and Tourism (NIHOTOUR).

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Nigeria and inflation

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The World Bank has declared that food prices have sent millions of Nigerian citizens into poverty. This is following a new report that spectated the nation’s high inflation rate.

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Food facts about onions

The Onion Producers and Marketers Association of Nigeria (OPMAN) recently threatened to cut off the supply of these bulby vegetables to Southern Nigeria.

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Onion protest in Nigeria

Why onion has become the “new gold” in Nigeria - Bansoro

The Onion Producers and Marketers Association of Nigeria (OPMAN) has said it will cut off supply to entire southern Nigeria beginning from Monday, June 7, if the Federal government fails to respond to the association’s demands.

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Ivory Coast and cocoa

IVORY COAST: USTDA finances cocoa pod-biomass plant | Afrik 21

Ivory Coast is known for  production of million tons of cocoa beans and these beans have traveled to different parts of the world to become chocolates, brownies, coco powder, desserts, smoothies, chocolate bread, chocolate and so many others.

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Rise in global food prices

Global food prices have reportedly jumped at their fastest monthly rate in over a decade.

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Happy World Milk Day

World Milk Day 2021 | Important Days in June

In 2001, World Milk Day was established by the Food and Agriculture Organisation of the United Nations to recognize the importance of milk as a global food, and to celebrate the dairy sector.

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South Korea and food waste

South Korea Recycles Food Waste in Effort to Become Zero-Waste Society

South Koreans are known to have generated more than 130 kilogram of food waste each year.

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