Solo dining is bad for our mental health—and for the planet

  Eating alone, once considered an oddity, has become commonplace for many across the Western world. Fast food chains are promoting eating on the go...

Nutritious foods have lower environmental impact than unhealthy foods

  For the first time, researchers have tied the health impacts of foods to their overall environmental impact. The report, published Monday in the journal Proceedings...

Block on GM rice ‘has cost millions of lives and led to child blindness’

  Stifling international regulations have been blamed for delaying the approval of a food that could have helped save millions of lives this century. The...

Xi Jinping and the pork crisis

According to some observers, the biggest concern of President Xi Jinping is not the war on duties with the US, nor the Hong Kong...

Malaysia to lobby EU on palm oil again this Nov

  Malaysia palm oil delegation will head to Europe in November to meet the new European commissioners and parliamentarians for a fresh round of lobbying,...

Feds announce $8.3M in support for beef industry amid standoff with China

  Canada’s beef industry is getting $8.3 million in federal funds, the bulk of it aimed at growing its international market reach as a trade...

How China’s ban on Canadian meat could affect prices on P.E.I.

  The executive director of the P.E.I. Federation of Agriculture says China's decision to halt all meat imports from Canada could create an oversupply of...

China’s first 1,000-yuan stock since 2005 is a liquor company

  The world's most valuable liquor firm just set a new stock market record in China. Shares in Kweichow Moutai, a top Chinese distillery that produces...

China suspends Canadian beef, pork imports as tensions rise

  China has suspended beef and pork imports from Canada, adding to tensions between the two countries. The move comes after Chinese authorities found a banned...

Science institute that advised EU and UN ‘actually industry lobby group’

  An institute whose experts have occupied key positions on EU and UN regulatory panels is, in reality, an industry lobby group that masquerades as...