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'I feel worthless': workers tell of gruelling life in Dutch meat plants

3 days ago   |   The Guardian

The Netherlands is a food powerhouse but its dark underbelly has been exposed by Covid-19, say unions Coronavirus - latest updates See all our coronavirus coverage Trapped in...
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These are the plants people are buying for their gardens in lockdown

These are the plants people are buying for their gardens in lockdown

7 days ago   |   Metro

Have you developed a passion for plant care in lockdown If you've managed to make it through the months of lockdown without developing a serious online shopping habit, we...
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Tesco urged to ditch meat company over alleged links to Amazon deforestation

8 days ago   |   The Guardian   |   2 articles

Responding to Greenpeace campaign to cut links to Brazilian meat giant JBS, supermarket calls on government to ensure all UK food is deforestation-free Tesco has called on the...
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Here's exactly how much boutique banks like Evercore and Moelis are saving on travel and entertainment while globe-trotting dealmakers are grounded

Here's exactly how much boutique banks like Evercore and Moelis are saving on travel and entertainment while globe-trotting dealmakers are grounded

8 days ago   |   Business Insider

Boutique banks' travel expenses dropped dramatically in the second quarter, reflecting the move to Zoom during the pandemic. One regulatory body clarified last week that...
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'One thing I've learned about modern farming - we shouldn't do it like this'

9 days ago   |   The Guardian

A journalist who has spent decades investigating ‘big ag' explains why the drive for cheaper food has come at too high a price All photographs by Jo-Anne McArthur of We Animals...
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13 best plastic free tea bags to make your brew better for the planet

10 days ago   |   The Independent

Be kind to the environment - without sacrificing the most important drink of the day
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Enfield Council bans meat in a bid to tackle the climate crisis

Enfield Council bans meat in a bid to tackle the climate crisis

11 days ago   |   Metro

Increasingly we're being persuaded to pick plants over meat There's no getting away from the fact that meat eating has played a massive role in contributing to climate...
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Grazing and Harviestoun Brewery offer new menu with complimentary beer

Grazing and Harviestoun Brewery offer new menu with complimentary beer

12 days ago   |   Scotsman

Award-winning restaurant, Grazing by Mark Greenaway and top Scottish brewery Harviestoun partner to create exciting new menu with complimentary beer pairings for locals...
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Michelle Lowe: Local government has an important role in helping us beat obesity

13 days ago   |   Conservative Home

Michelle Lowe contested Coventry South at the General Election last year and is the former Deputy Leader and Cabinet Member for Housing & Health at Sevenoaks District...
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KFC admits a third of its chickens suffer painful inflammation

14 days ago   |   The Guardian

Fast food giant praised for owning up to extent of footpad dermatitis, which can prevent birds from walking Fast food giant KFC has laid bare the realities of chicken...
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Priti Patel attacks Ben & Jerry's ice cream in row over migrant crossings

Priti Patel attacks Ben & Jerry's ice cream in row over migrant crossings

Home Secretary Priti Patel has vowed to crack down on migrant crossings A source close to Priti Patel branded Ben & Jerry's ice cream ‘overpriced junk food' after they... Read more ...

Farmer accused of spiking baby food jars at Scots Tesco store in blackmail plot

Farmer accused of spiking baby food jars at Scots Tesco store in blackmail plot

Nigel Wright is alleged to have placed shards of metal in baby food jars at the Tesco supermarket in Lockerbie as part of a bid to extort £1.5million. Read more ...

David Beckham shares his ultimate fast food meal - and it's a British favourite!

David Beckham shares his ultimate fast food meal - and it's a British favourite!

It looks like the Beckham family are back in Blighty after a very glamorous holiday in... Read more ...

Kitten baby boom at Lanarkshire animal rescue centre

Kitten baby boom at Lanarkshire animal rescue centre

Scottish SPCA staff are asking supporters to donate kitten food to help them care for the new arrivals. Read more ...

From Glencairn to gin goblets: Why different glasses are used for certain drinks

From Glencairn to gin goblets: Why different glasses are used for certain drinks

When it comes to drinking at home, many of us are happy to use whatever glasses we have without thinking, but the size and shape of glassware has an impact on the drink you... Read more ...

Outbreak strikes food factory that makes sandwiches for M&S

Outbreak strikes food factory that makes sandwiches for M&S

There has been a a coronavirus outbreak at Greencore, in Moulton Park Northampton A coronavirus outbreak has been confirmed at a food factory which supplies sandwiches to... Read more ...

Just Eat to create ‘thousands' of UK jobs as revenues hit almost £1bn

Just Eat to create ‘thousands' of UK jobs as revenues hit almost £1bn

Description AThe food delivery giant reports surge in business as pub and restaurant sales halve after reopening post-lockdown Credits Ben Stansall/AFP via Getty Images Alt... Read more ...

Tourist fuming after paying £5 for 's***ty salad' that's just plate of tomatoes

Tourist fuming after paying £5 for 's***ty salad' that's just plate of tomatoes

A tourist who went out for food after a long hike to refuel was left incredibly disappointed by the contents of their €6 salad Read more ...

Food Train to increase deliveries thanks to new van

Food Train to increase deliveries thanks to new van

The £17,500 donation will mean the organisation can deliver vital grocery supplies to even more vulnerable people Read more ...

Do you add sugar to your Bolognese? Post goes viral as foodies discuss...

Do you add sugar to your Bolognese? Post goes viral as foodies discuss controversial ingredient

Trina Ward, from the US, sparked a divisive discussion between food lovers as to whether sugar should be added to Bolognese after sharing a picture of her preparing a meal on... Read more ...