Too Much Food Waste

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Food waste refers to the amount of food which is thrown away or lost between production and consumption. The waste of food is a major ethical problem because nearly 1 billion people worldwide do not have enough food to eat. Additionally, it causes environmental pollution and destruction through the use of fertilizers and crop protection. […]

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What Is The Slow Food Movement

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Slow food versus fast food? Slow food is more than the opposite of fast food. It is a growing awareness about a healthy and conscious approach to the consumption of food and the production of food. There are more and more followers of the slow food movement. Slow food, what is it? Slow food, by […]

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Caviar–A Food for the Ages

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Caviar–A Food for the Ages When someone mentions caviar, what is the first thing that crosses your mind? Do you think of Russians or the bourgeois? Most people know that caviar comes from fish eggs; still, not all fish eggs are caviar. What is this delicacy? Where did it originate? How should it be served? […]

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What Causes Meat To Be Tough

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When heating food, many chemical reactions take place, things in it break down and change. Proteins coagulate or denature, carbohydrates gelatinize or caramelize. These processes that take place during cooking make the food tasty or even edible. Cooking makes food tasty and digestible Cooking food can be done in many ways. Boiling, frying, baking, stewing, simmering. […]

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Why It is Better To Eat Organic Foods?

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Everyone wants to eat as healthy as possible, and choose between fruits, vegetables, whole grains, and other sustainably produced products, knowing that the food is not contaminated with harmful pesticides and chemicals. As a result, is the popularity of organic food steadily increasing. Organic food is supposed to be healthier, tastes better and has a […]

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Krill Oil Versus Omega 3 Fish Oil

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https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Antarctic_krill_(Euphausia_superba).jpg Krill oil has gained a lot of popularity as a nutritional supplement in recent years. The very versatile oil which is derived from a little marine crustacean has a high content of valuable Omega 3 fatty acids. What is Krill? Krill are marine shrimp (crustaceans) of the order Euphausiacea. They are Zooplankton and are […]

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Is There A Cave Man Diet? What Did Neanderthals Eat?

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Also known as the Paleolithic or Paleo diet, the prehistoric diet, the caveman diet or the hunter-gatherer diet. It is believed to be the diet humans followed over a million years before the introduction of agriculture. This means early Homo Sapiens and Neanderthals went out and searched for food by hunting animals and gathering edible […]

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