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» Chef's Socks for Bubbly drive to help homeless spreads from Montreal to Toronto
21/11/17 16:54 from CBC News Items
Till Nov. 26, 15 restaurants in Montreal and Toronto are offering a glass of bubbly for every contribution of new socks, which will be distributed to the homeless.

» Six O'Clock Solution: Spicy Shrimp with Green Beans
21/11/17 16:47 from CBC News Items
Flavourful dish with Indonesian roots comes from Emily Wight's new cookbook Dutch Feast

» Montérégie fox and mink fur farmer found guilty of animal cruelty
21/11/17 16:16 from CBC News Items
The Montreal SPCA says this is the first animal abuse conviction of a fur farmer in Canada.

» Competition Bureau drops investigation of Loblaws
21/11/17 16:16 from CBC News Items
The federal Competition Bureau has dropped a probe into allegations that Loblaw Companies Ltd. abused its dominant position in the Canadian grocery business by seeking compensation from suppliers when its profitability decreased due to o...

» KFC’s Colonel Sanders Dome Will Shield You From the Horrors of the Internet
20/11/17 17:02 from Eater - All

» Michelin Announces 2018 Stars for Belgium and Luxembourg
21/11/17 16:02 from Eater - All

» Former Noma Chef Plans Tulum Jungle Restaurant
20/11/17 16:32 from Eater - All

» Starbucks’ Latest Specialty Drink Actually Sounds Pretty Good?
21/11/17 15:31 from Eater - All

» ‘It’s not an orgy,’ Laval swingers’ club owner says after police raid
21/11/17 14:59 from CBC News Items
Police said it was a swingers bar, and a place where alcohol was served without a permit.

» MPs question UK food inspection processes following 2 Sisters hygiene failings
17/11/17 08:07 from Food news and comment - from just-food.com
UK Members of Parliament have questioned the processes of the nation's food standards agencies following an enquiry into hygiene and safety at a 2 Sisters Food Group poultry processing plant in the West Midlands.

» Huishan Dairy eyes provisional liquidation
17/11/17 18:19 from Food news and comment - from just-food.com
Embattled Chinese business Huishan Dairy has asked its lawyers to make preparations for the company to move into provisional liquidation.

» Murray Goulburn reaches settlement over milk-price claims
17/11/17 19:11 from Food news and comment - from just-food.com
Murray Goulburn, the Australian dairy co-op, has settled with the country's corporate watchdog over claims the Devondale owner misled farmers about the price the business would pay for milk.

» Earnings summary - Hormel Foods' FY sales down; Weston Foods weighed by frozen segment; Rhodes Food profits hit by overseas business
17/09/17 21:44 from Food news and comment - from just-food.com
just-food presents the key metrics from company financials in bitesize format, with analyst insight and social media comment alongside graphs illustrating a business' historical performance to give you an easy-to-read digest of the numbe...

» Campbell Soup Co. cuts earnings guidance
21/11/17 13:38 from Food news and comment - from just-food.com
Campbell Soup Co. today (21 November) lowered its expectations for its annual underlying EBIT after rising costs hit the Pepperidge Farm biscuits and Plum baby-food owner's margins in its first quarter.

» Earnings summary - Hormel Foods' FY sales down; Campbell Q1 sales, profits down; Weston Foods weighed by frozen
17/09/17 21:44 from Food news and comment - from just-food.com
just-food presents the key metrics from company financials in bitesize format, with analyst insight and social media comment alongside graphs illustrating a business' historical performance to give you an easy-to-read digest of the numbe...

» Bunge and Mexico's Grupo Minsa cancel shares plan
21/11/17 13:47 from Food news and comment - from just-food.com
Bunge North America, the agricultural commodities unit of Bunge Ltd, has cancelled a share subscription agreement with Mexico's Grupo Minsa that would have seen the US company take a controlling financial interest in the Mexican firm.

» NPD Tracker - Yoplait Liberte Excellence yogurts; Doritos Crunch Nuts
21/11/17 12:02 from Food news and comment - from just-food.com
just-food publishes the most notable product development from the international food sector, presented in bitesize format to give you a flavour of the innovation from your peers and competitors announced this week.

» The First Michelin-Starred Hawker Stall Is Expanding to Australia
20/11/17 15:31 from Eater - All

» Mario Batali Brings Back ‘Molto Mario’ for Six New Episodes
20/11/17 16:01 from Eater - All

» Alex Guarnaschelli’s Crispy, Buttery Potato Cake Is a Star Side Dish
21/11/17 15:01 from Eater - All

» How Massimo Bottura Convinced 60 World-Class Chefs to Launch a Soup Kitchen
21/11/17 14:03 from Eater - All

» 'Treated like a criminal': Yukon Indigenous woman accuses Vancouver Denny's of racism
21/11/17 14:00 from CBC News Items
Helaina Moses and her boyfriend went for a bite to eat after a night on the town, and were told to pay upfront. 'It kind of felt like they were assuming we didn't have the money to pay for our food because of our skin colour.'

» Cacao 70, Société Coffee Lounge and Leopold's Tavern Are Now Open
20/11/17 18:22 from Avenue Calgary Restaurants & Food
All this and more in our bi-monthly round-up of Calgary restaurant openings, food news and events.

» 8 Late-Night Restaurant Deals in Calgary
21/11/17 14:27 from Avenue Calgary Restaurants & Food
Head to these restaurants at night for deals on pizza, Japanese barbecue, pasta and more.

» 7 Après-Ski Cocktails to Drink in the Mountains
21/11/17 14:28 from Avenue Calgary Restaurants & Food
After playing in the snow all day, enjoy an apple whiskey tea in Banff or a Caesar garnished with pepperoni, cheddar cubes and a pickled bean in Golden.

» Study looks at adding protein-based sweetener MNEI to yogurt
21/11/17 11:30 from FoodNavigator RSS
Could a modified protein be a suitable sweetener for yogurt? Researchers in Italy investigated the potential of using a protein from a berry to sweeten yogurt, with mixed results.

» Acrylamide regulation inches forward to spring 2018 start
21/11/17 11:14 from FoodNavigator RSS
EU representatives have voted in favour of the Commissionâs regulation to reduce acrylamide in food meaning it is one step further to entering into force in spring 2018.

» Unlabelled nanomaterials found in French food samples
16/11/17 14:44 from FoodNavigator RSS
Unlabelled titanium dioxide nanomaterials have been found in food samples tested by the French government.

» Bayn CEO: Cloud-based sugar reformulation tool can fix ‘broken’ food chain
16/11/17 12:48 from FoodNavigator RSS
Bayn Europe is developing a new cloud-based reformulation tool that, its chief executive says, can help fix the âbrokenâ food chain and heighten sugar-reduction efforts.

» Cooling sensations add 'energy' to flavours beyond mint, says Firmenich
16/11/17 11:02 from FoodNavigator RSS
Cooling sensations give an energy to food and are gaining traction beyond traditional mint flavours, says Firmenich as it secures exclusive licencing rights to Senomyxâs Coolmyx cooling ingredient.

» Heat-resistant wheat will fight food insecurity and shake up the global wheat trade, say researchers
21/11/17 14:08 from FoodNavigator RSS
A non-GMO durum wheat variety that grows in 40ÂC heat and matures in record time could give African food security a vital boost and forge new global South-to-South trade dynamics, ending North Africaâs dependence on Western wheat.

» Naturex CEO talks acquisitions, plant proteins and entering 'a new extraction era' using living organisms
15/11/17 15:51 from FoodNavigator RSS
With an oat protein acquisition and mycoprotein partnership already under its belt, Naturex is now working on a new âhigh-end, functionalâ protein made from its leftover plant-based biomass to be launched next year. Its three-pronged str...

» Blagden seal UK distribution deal with Taiyo
16/11/17 09:23 from FoodNavigator RSS
A new distribution deal will see Blagden become the exclusive distribution rights for Taiyoâs range of health-focused ingredients in the UK and Ireland.

» Ireland’s lifetime obesity bill set at €7.2bn
21/11/17 12:00 from FoodNavigator RSS
The cost of obesity in Ireland is close to â7.2 billion, according to a study.

» What would a bid for Hain Celestial mean for Nestlé?
21/11/17 12:00 from FoodNavigator RSS
Swiss food giant Nestlà has been linked to a possible takeover bid for Hain Celestial, a natural food maker with operations in the US, UK and India.

» Irish dairy group Ornua takes Kerrygold to South Korea
17/11/17 13:46 from Food news and comment - from just-food.com
Ornua, the Irish dairy group, has launched its Kerrygold butter brand into the South Korean market.

» NPD Tracker - Hostess Brands, Nestle team up again; US turkey giant Butterball in organic move; Young's launches shellfish range; Sodiaal to take Entremont into organic cheese
13/11/17 11:42 from Food news and comment - from just-food.com
just-food publishes the most notable product development from the international food sector, presented in bitesize format to give you a flavour of the innovation from your peers and competitors announced this week.

» Earnings summary - Rhodes Food profits hit by international business
17/09/17 21:44 from Food news and comment - from just-food.com
just-food presents the key metrics from company financials in bitesize format, with analyst insight and social media comment alongside graphs illustrating a business' historical performance to give you an easy-to-read digest of the numbe...

» Hormel Foods combines grocery products, speciality food arms
21/11/17 12:33 from Food news and comment - from just-food.com
US-based Hormel Foods has announced the merger of its grocery products and speciality foods divisions.

» Orkla buys Nordic sports nutrition e-commerce firm Health and Sports Nutrition Group
21/11/17 11:49 from Food news and comment - from just-food.com
Nordic consumer goods group Orkla is to acquire Sweden's Health and Sports Nutrition Group (HSNG).

» Peppery Herbed Turkey Tenderloin
21/11/17 05:00 from Taste of Home - Taste of Home
I won the North Carolina Turkey Cook-Off one year with these full-flavored tenderloins in rich sauce. Marinating the turkey in wine, garlic, rosemary and thyme gives it a fantastic taste. —Virginia Anthony, Jacksonville, Florida

» Naqvi-Mohamed: More civic engagement needed in West Island
21/11/17 12:00 from CBC News Items
Civic engagement is a cornerstone of any community. According to Pierrefonds resident Debra Louise Barry, “I think you have to know who’s governing your city. I think what stops most people from getting involved is that they don’t believ...

» Peasant food on the Prairies
15/11/17 14:00 from Winnipeg Free Press: Food & Drink
‘Even when we didn’t have much, we didn’t go hungry,” recalls Habeeb Salloum, speaking of his childhood in Depression-era Saskatchewan. The new edition of Salloum’s awar d-winning cookbook, Arab Cooking on ...

» Loblaw Companies helps boost George Weston Q3 profit up from year ago
21/11/17 11:45 from Winnipeg Free Press: Food & Drink
TORONTO - George Weston Ltd. (TSX:WN) says it third-quarter profit was up from a year ago, boosted by its Loblaw Companies Ltd. business, offset in part by its Weston Foods ......

» Earnings summary - Lifeway Foods profits drop on lower branded kefir volumes
17/09/17 21:44 from Food news and comment - from just-food.com
just-food presents the key metrics from company financials in bitesize format, with analyst insight and social media comment alongside graphs illustrating a business' historical performance to give you an easy-to-read digest of the numbe...

» Kikkoman soy sauces enter India in FieldFresh partnership
21/11/17 08:30 from Food news and comment - from just-food.com
FieldFresh Foods is partnering with Kikkoman to sell the Japanese soy sauce maker's brand in India. 

» Croatia's Atlantic Grupa signs US production deal
17/11/17 10:44 from Food news and comment - from just-food.com
Atlantic Grupa has signed a deal with a US-based company that will see its Argeta pâté manufactured in Pennsylvania.

» Cargill-Faccenda JV over one hurdle with Brussels approval
17/11/17 09:57 from Food news and comment - from just-food.com
The planned merger between US agri-food giant Cargill's UK chicken business and British meat producer Faccenda has been given the all-clear by the European Commission.

» Huel names James McMaster CEO
17/11/17 12:35 from Food news and comment - from just-food.com
Former Gü and Ella's Kitchen executive James McMaster has joined UK firm Huel as its new CEO.

» Earnings summary - Kikkoman first-half sales rise but profits slide; Pioneer Foods' FY earnings halved; Astral Foods in positive territory
17/09/17 21:44 from Food news and comment - from just-food.com
just-food presents the key metrics from company financials in bitesize format, with analyst insight and social media comment alongside graphs illustrating a business' historical performance to give you an easy-to-read digest of the numbe...

The latest news & studies on all things food and beverage. From the science of taste and smell to the whys and wherefores of molecular gastronomy, this page tracks it all!

Coffee Grounds Perk Up Compost Pile With Nitrogen

Coffee grounds can be an excellent addition to a compost pile. The grounds are relatively rich in nitrogen, providing bacteria the energy they need to turn organic matter into compost. About 2 percent nitrogen by volume, used coffee grounds can be a safe substitute for nitrogen-rich manure in the compost pile.

Baby food puree could be made even safer with new processing technique: high pressure thermal sterilization (HPTS)

High pressure thermal sterilization (HPTS) instead of conventional thermal processing canning showed a reduction of furan, a carcinogen resulting from heat treatment techniques.