Food Chain

A Young Generation Sees Greener Pastures In Agriculture

America's heartland is graying. The average age of a farmer in the U.S. is 58.3 — and that number has been steadily ticking upward for more than 30 years.

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The World’s Largest Urban Farm Is Coming To Washington

BrightFarms is building a 100,000-square-foot greenhouse that will supply grocery stores and food banks.

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Guide to food security initiatives

Food security is an immediate and future priority for all countries worldwide. Since the food crisis erupted in 2008, a large number of global and regional food security initiatives have been launched…

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A documentary exploring the future of agriculture

Three years ago, French fiction director Coline Serreau made a documentary film on a vertiginous subject: how can we counter the bad habits our agriculture developed in the 20th century? The result is…

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Egypt: a lab for new ways to work in emerging markets

Danone has a fairly strong presence in Northern Africa, and especially in Egypt where it is the dairy products market leader. But the group, through its Ecosystem Fund, is also working to change both its…

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Eco-Emballages: 20 years making packaging more environmentally-friendly

Twenty years ago, a private company called Eco-Emballages was created at the initiative of consumer goods firms with the aim of “installing, organising, supervising and funding the selective collection,…

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The Global Dairy Agenda for Action on Climate Change: the dairy…

Three years ago, dairy companies from all over the world – including Danone – signed an agreement to share their strength and knowledge to further the fight against climate change, with their specific…

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Will the fight against food waste make it to the next stage? by…

The European Commission is on the verge of declaring 2014 “European Year Against Food Waste”. This is a much-needed decision, as food waste across the world is soaring with no improvement on the horizon…

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« We are studying the impact of women’s income…

Here is the third article of our focus on women empowerment, an interview of Corinne Bazina, Executive Director at Grameen Danone Foods Ltd.

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