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Seed exchanges and new GMOs up for vote in the European Parliament

The European Parliament is preparing to vote on two proposals for regulations, on the marketing and exchange of seeds (plant reproductive material) and on the deregulation of new GMOs (New...

Goodbye Italian fruit. The crisis, and the solution

Italian fruit is destined to disappear in a short time, due to below-cost sales and the systematic payment delays that afflict farmers in Italy even more than...

#AgricoltoriUniti, the voice of Sardinian shepherds and farmers in protest

The protesting Sardinian shepherds and farmers offer a great example in forming a single great voice, #AgricoltoriUniti, to address the new president of the Autonomous Region of Sardinia Alessandra Todde a...

PAC, the 'last-minute' offer. Consumers are angry too

The manure spread by protesting farmers in Brussels has led the European Commission to launch a 'last-minute' offer of cosmetic changes to the CAP already defined in 2021. Instead of tackling the real...

Coldiretti, the parade at Brenner and the judicial actions

Coldiretti - increasingly distant from the farmers, breeders, shepherds and fishermen who have been protesting against its system of power for three months (1,2) -...

Land robbery, 'agri-solar parks' and wind turbines

The land grabbing of farmers and local communities - still carried out by Big Ag in Central and South America, Africa and...

MARKET SURVEYS

Carbonators for tap water, the comparison of 60 Millions de Consommateurs

Carbonators to make tap water sparkling are a useful tool for swallowing less microplastics, reducing waste from disposable plastic bottles...

Chocolate egg. Additives, palm oil and skyrocketing prices. 24 in comparison

Chocolate eggs, an 'indispensable' Easter gift, are the classic example of Big Food's mockery of consumers....

Anatomy of veggie burgers. 57 products compared

Vegetable burgers are an increasingly popular and appreciated food, not only by vegetarians and vegans. The basic ingredients always consist...

Kibbles for cats, the label is a puzzle. 37 in comparison

Choosing cat kibble is like buying baby food, since in both cases the recipients of the food cannot say whether and...

Burgers and beef tartare, little meat and some children of unknown mothers. 39 in comparison

Packaged burgers and beef tartares not only contain meat, water and salt, but almost always also a number of other...

Tea-based drinks, 61 products compared

Tea-based beverages are increasingly popular. The nutritional profiles, i.e. how many and which sugars, deserve great attention. As well as the...

MICROPLASTICS

Microplastics, a new cardiovascular risk factor

An Italian study shows that the presence of microplastics in carotid plaques increases cardiovascular risk, with more events of heart attack, stroke and...

labels

PACKAGING AND MOCA

MINERAL WATER

Sparkling mineral water

For enthusiasts, drinking sparkling mineral water is an essential pleasure. Bubbles are considered very thirst-quenching, and especially in summer they ...

Mineral water with little sodium

Drinking only low sodium mineral water is considered a healthy habit. On closer inspection, however, if this choice is necessary for hypertensive people, ...

Bottled mineral water

Consuming bottled mineral water, without pouring it into jugs, ensures the full maintenance of all the characteristics of the liquid, first of all the ...

Types of mineral water

The various types of mineral water can be classified on the basis of the preponderant quantity of one of the preponderant mineral salts. 10 types are defined, each ...

Mineral water which one to choose

Mineral water, which one to choose? In the face of the vast offer existing in Italy, identifying the ideal product requires a small study of the ...

FRUIT

Lemon from the Amalfi Coast PGI

In the heart of the Amalfi Coast - recognized as a UNESCO World Heritage Site in 1997 - the Amalfi Coast PGI Limone stands like a jewel...

ANIMAL WELLBEING

Killing of male chicks, banned in Italy only starting from 2027

Animal welfare is not at the forefront of the Italian government's mind, which has only introduced a ban on the slaughter of male chicks starting from 2027, made...

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Seed exchanges and new GMOs up for vote in the European Parliament

The European Parliament is preparing to vote on two proposals...

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Italy, illicit extensions on wine labelling. Attention to exports!

The Minister of Agriculture Francesco Lollobrigida, with ministerial decree 8...

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Food allergies, the promise in an asthma drug

An asthma drug has been shown to reduce the risk of severe reactions in people with food allergies.

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GS-Carrefour, 'labor tanks' and tax fraud

Supermarkets GS spa, Carrefour group, is the latest operator investigated...

PACKAGING

France bans dangerous PFAS in clothes but not in pans

The French National Assembly has adopted a bill...

SECURITY

GM microorganisms, GeneWatch comments on the EFSA draft opinion 

The British organization GeneWatch highlights some serious critical issues in the project...

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