Yotam Ottolenghi on cultural appropriation and the politics of hummus

Channel 4 News published this video item, entitled “Yotam Ottolenghi on cultural appropriation and the politics of hummus” – below is their description. Yotam Ottolenghi is an Israeli-English chef, restaurant owner and food writer who taught Britain to love vegetables. He has published seven best-selling cookbooks inspired by his Middle Eastern upbringing in a German/Italian … Read more Yotam Ottolenghi on cultural appropriation and the politics of hummus

Chickens replace students in Kenyan school

Reuters published this video item, entitled “Chickens replace students in Kenyan school” – below is their description. In the absence of students, chickens have been moved into the classrooms of one school in central Kenya and vegetables grow in the sports field. It’s a sign of how private schools have had to turn to other … Read more Chickens replace students in Kenyan school

Farmers say a massive labour shortage is looming and households may feel the impact | 7.30

ABC News (Australia) published this video item, entitled “Farmers say a massive labour shortage is looming and households may feel the impact | 7.30” – below is their description. For years Australia’s fruit and vegetables have been picked by migrant workers and backpackers travelling the country. That was before coronavirus. Now a massive labour shortage … Read more Farmers say a massive labour shortage is looming and households may feel the impact | 7.30

Vietnam’s oldest zoo gets creative to raise funds

As visitor numbers slump during the pandemic, Vietnam’s oldest zoo has scrambled to survive, such as holding fundraising drives, cutting pay and growing fruit and vegetables to feed the animals. Subscribe: http://smarturl.it/reuterssubscribe Reuters brings you the latest business, finance and breaking news video from around the globe. Our reputation for accuracy and impartiality is unparalleled. … Read more Vietnam’s oldest zoo gets creative to raise funds

Mauritius Oil Spill: Vessel Breaks Apart as Cleanup Continues

Vurdapanaicken, like other fishermen in the coastal villages, faces a bleak future after the spill. He has been fishing in the waters for 55 years with his father, brother and cousins. The grandfather of two gets about 500 rupees ($12.6) and four times that on a good day when he sells some of his catch. … Read more Mauritius Oil Spill: Vessel Breaks Apart as Cleanup Continues

Beijing’s Xinfadi market resumes wholesale operations after COVID-19 cluster

#Xinfadi, a large wholesale market of fruits, vegetables and meat, reopened after its business was suspended due to a #COVID-19 cluster about two months back. People entering the market must pass a facial recognition system and have their temperature checked at the entrance. “The reopened Xinfadi market has canceled all retail business and will no … Read more Beijing’s Xinfadi market resumes wholesale operations after COVID-19 cluster

A modern-day ninja

Genichi Mitsuhashi lives in Iga, a city in central Japan with a long ninja tradition. He trains in the ninja arts, grows his own rice and vegetables. He’s also the first person in the world to hold a master’s degree in ninja studies from a local university. Subscribe: http://smarturl.it/reuterssubscribe Reuters brings you the latest business, … Read more A modern-day ninja

Heartwarming! Chinese grandma shares daily chores through CCTV

A woman installed a CCTV for her grandma, who lives alone, so she could keep tabs on her elderly relative. Grandma’s daily routines with vegetables, flowers, even what she does with a small stone were transmitted via the surveillance camera. Subscribe to us on YouTube: https://goo.gl/lP12gA Download our APP on Apple Store (iOS): https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/cctvnews-app/id922456579?l=zh&ls=1&mt=8 Download … Read more Heartwarming! Chinese grandma shares daily chores through CCTV

Shoppers urged not to panic buy meat and vegetables amid Melbourne’s stage 4 restrictions | ABC News

Shoppers are being urged not to panic buy meat and vegetables, as Victoria’s food supply chain adapts to stage 4 restrictions. Meatworks have been a major source of infection and they’ll be forced to scale back production by a third over the coming days. Read more here: https://www.abc.net.au/news/2020-08-04/what-can-i-do-under-the-stage-four-restrictions/12521120 For more from ABC News, click here: … Read more Shoppers urged not to panic buy meat and vegetables amid Melbourne’s stage 4 restrictions | ABC News

Kiwis flock to growing their own as price of vegetables skyrocket

With prices like $40 per kilo for courgettes, the demand for veggie seeds is increasing. Join Hilary Barry, Jeremy Wells and the team for a fresh perspective on today’s stories. Weeknights at 7pm on TVNZ 1 Get more at: https://www.tvnz.co.nz/one-news On Demand – https://www.tvnz.co.nz/shows/seven-sharp Facebook – https://www.facebook.com/sevensharp Instagram – https://www.instagram.com/sevensharptvnz

Fighting obesity – what Britain can learn from other countries

Ministers have urged Britons to see the Covid crisis as a “deadly wake-up call” about the dangers of Britain’s obesity levels, but what can we learn from other countries? The obesity strategy here will include restrictions on television advertising and a crackdown on supermarket deals promoting chocolate and crisps. In Japan – where only 3.5% … Read more Fighting obesity – what Britain can learn from other countries

San Francisco start-up turns ‘waste’ into taste

Making food waste edible again by drying and grounding them to powder is the idea of Treasure8, a San Francisco start-up. As consumers’ purchasing power declines during the outbreak, more fruit and vegetables stockpiled are being thrown away. However, after Treasure8’s treatment, it becomes food on the table again with a new taste. Subscribe to … Read more San Francisco start-up turns ‘waste’ into taste

Boss the Basics – Hummus – BBC Good Food

This creamy rich hummus by @barney_desmazery is so easy to make. It’s versatile too as you can decorate it with cumin seeds, fresh herbs or anything you want. Serve with a good portion of crunchy seasonal vegetables or pitta bread. How do you like your hummus? Full recipe: https://bit.ly/2VU2QKN For more recipes and tips visit: … Read more Boss the Basics – Hummus – BBC Good Food

Vietnamese vlogger suspected of copying Chinese influencer Li Ziqi

A Vietnamese vlogger’s YouTube videos have sparked the ire of some Chinese netizens who suspect her of copying iconic Chinese foodie influencer, Li Ziqi. Titled Bếp Trên Đỉnh Đồi, which means “Kitchen on the Hill” in English, the vlog features videos about cooking healthy food using vegetables she grows herself. Netizens view it as almost … Read more Vietnamese vlogger suspected of copying Chinese influencer Li Ziqi

College students connect farmers with food banks | WNT

FarmLink has helped deliver 30,000 pounds of vegetables to Heart of Compassion food bank and more across the country amid the pandemic. WATCH THE FULL EPISODE OF ‘WORLD NEWS TONIGHT’: https://bit.ly/3i6oEw3 WATCH OTHER FULL EPISODES OF WORLD NEWS TONIGHT: http://abc.go.com/shows/world-news-tonight WATCH WORLD NEWS TONIGHT ON HULU: https://hulu.tv/33iKepm #WorldNewsTonight #FarmLink #HeartofCompassionFoodBank