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A woman picks up discarded fruits after a market in Nice

France Is Most Food Sustainable Country, U.S. and U.K. Faltering –...

By Thin Lei Win BANGKOK (Thomson Reuters Foundation)  France's aggressive measures to tackle food waste, promote healthy lifestyles and adopt eco-farming techniques helped it top a...
Customers take pictures of a durian hotpot at Coconut Chicken Hotpot Store in Shanghai

Malaysia Bets on Durian as China Goes Bananas for World’s Smelliest...

By Emily Chow KUALA LUMPUR (Reuters)  The stinky, spiky durian is set to become Malaysia's next major export as the Southeast Asian nation rushes to develop...
Capaul, the horned cow initiative founder holds the horn of one of his cows at a farm in Perrefitte

Swiss Voters Reject Proposal to End Dehorning of Cows

By Stephanie Nebehay GENEVA (Reuters) Swiss voters have rejected a proposal to subsidise farmers who let the horns on their cows and goats grow rather...
Grapes are packed into a tractor as the mist rises at Chapel Down Winery's Kit's Coty vineyard in Aylesford

Climate Change Promises Champagne Lifestyle for UK Growers

By Lin Taylor LONDON (Thomson Reuters Foundation)  Could rain-sodden Britain become the hot new wine producer? After a record-breaking heatwave over the British summer, this once unlikely...
A farmer carries a pumpkin through a field at Pumpkin Moon in Maidstone

After Searing Summer, UK Pumpkin Farm Ready for Halloween

MAIDSTONE, England (Reuters)  A pick-your-own pumpkin patch boasting over 70 varieties in Kent, southeast England, is getting British families into the Halloween spirit Pumpkin farmer Charlie...
A grape picker harvests grapes in a farm at Taanayel Monastery, in Lebanon's Bekaa Valley

Lebanon Wines Bring Villages Back to Life and Emigrants Home

By Lisa Barrington BEIRUT (Reuters)  Lured by Lebanon's winemaking potential and nostalgia for his homeland, Maher Harb left a Paris consultancy job in 2010 and dug...
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