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Organic food study by Newcastle University: a tipping point? Subscription

20 Jul 2014 | By Simon Creasey

After FSA’s damning 2009 report, is this the tipping point?…

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Pre-packed red Brusselberry sprouts set for Waitrose and Asda

13 Jul 2014 | By Arabella Mileham

Red Brusselberry sprouts – a milder, sweeter Brussels sprout – will be going into a pre-pack format for the first time thi…


Banana prices pushed up by Sainsbury's and Waitrose Subscription

11 Jul 2014 | By Vince Bamford

Sainsbury’s and Waitrose have upped the price of bananas in the wake of rising costs…

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Butters and Spreads Category Report 2014

23 Jun 2014 | By Paul Davies

Butter has had better years. But Brits have still spent 4.8% more on it in the past year…

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Bananas: farmers and workers are paying the price

20 Jul 2014

The retail price of bananas has halved in the past 10 years while production costs have doubled…


A GM spud we just don't need Subscription

08 Mar 2014 | By Joanna Blythman

The latest push to get GM food on our plates came from the John Innes Centre in Norwich…

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Viennese vegetable orchestra sprouts a new style of music

16 Feb 2014

Food waste is quite an issue these days, and Bogof has been moved by an artistic and efficient solution from Vienna….


What will the new organic report, which says organic food is healthier, do for sales?

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Fresh fruit is not fresh

05 Jul 2014

I have been unable to buy a crispy, fresh apple…

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Will Wagyu beef lose its mystique at a low price?

14 Jun 2014

Will Wagyu beef lose its mystique at a low price?…

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