Uni Desert

For Food News

Sustainable meals processing gives path via the power disaster

Meals manufacturing accounts for an estimated 30% of worldwide power consumption, with round 70% of that being consumed after the farm. Sustainability targets have already made lowering power consumption a precedence for the meals trade. Now, hovering power prices are including financial urgency to that drive.René Floris, Meals Analysis Division Supervisor at NIZO and member of the FoodNavigator Advisory Panel, asks Luanga Nchari, senior...

Salad days are over for European meals producers as power prices chew

Tony Montalbano’s household has been rising greens in south-east England for many years, uninterrupted by recessions, financial shocks or bouts of excessive inflation.However this 12 months, the hovering price of heating his greenhouses because of an escalating power disaster unleashed by Russia’s warfare in Ukraine has pressured him to think about abandoning cultivation of his typical crop of cucumbers.“The pricing has gone uncontrolled,...