Podcast – In conversation with Dr Sandro Demaio

…talking with Dr Sandro Demaio the CEO of EAT about the nutritional issues surrounding alternative protein choices. This episode produced in partnership with The University of Adelaide during the 2019 Global Table Melbourne Australia, Seeds&Chips. Listen to this episode on Anchor.FM You can listen to other episodes of Food Futurists on         Continue reading “Podcast – In conversation with Dr Sandro Demaio”

Podcast – In conversation with Paul Guerra

… talking with the CEO of the Royal Agricultural Society of Victoria, about hosting Global Table at Melbourne Showgrounds and its journey from Seeds&Chips in Milan. This episode produced in partnership with The University of Adelaide during the 2019 Global Table Melbourne Australia, Seeds&Chips. Listen to this episode on Anchor.FM Listen to this episode andContinue reading “Podcast – In conversation with Paul Guerra”

Podcast – In conversation with Thomas King

..talking with Thomas King, the CEO of Food Frontier about alternative protein options, the future global market for plant-based protein products and food sustainability. This episode produced in partnership with The University of Adelaide during the 2019 Global Table Melbourne Australia, Seeds&Chips. Listen to this episode on Anchor.FM Listen to this episode and subscribe onContinue reading “Podcast – In conversation with Thomas King”

What exactly is the Great Pacific Garbage Patch?

It’s basically a big patch of floating rubbish in the middle of the Pacific Ocean, but what is it made of and how did it get there? One of the key problems with plastics is that they take a long time to break down and decompose naturally. Plastic items can take up to 1000 years toContinue reading “What exactly is the Great Pacific Garbage Patch?”

Podcast – In conversation with Jim Mullan

…talking with the CEO of SecondBite about tackling food insecurity and waste through food rescue programs in Australia This episode produced in partnership with The University of Adelaide during the 2019 Global Table Melbourne Australia, Seeds&Chips. Listen to this episode on Anchor.FM Listen to this episode and subscribe on these fine streaming channels        Continue reading “Podcast – In conversation with Jim Mullan”

Podcast – In conversation with Matt Pryor

…talking with Matthew Pryor, Partner of AgThentic, about AgTech opportunities and investment and Australia’s place in this massive global market. This episode produced in partnership with The University of Adelaide during the 2019 Global Table Melbourne Australia, Seeds&Chips. Listen to this episode on Anchor.FM Listen to this episode and subscribe on these fine streaming channels  Continue reading “Podcast – In conversation with Matt Pryor”

Taking a seat at the Global Table

I have to say I experienced something pretty special just the other week. It was Global Table at the Melbourne Show Grounds earlier in September. Billed as an event that brings together the world’s brightest minds to solve our biggest food challenges, it had much to live up to. But the event delivered – boasting overContinue reading “Taking a seat at the Global Table”

Kickstarting the Australian native food industry – PART 2

In my last blog post I outlined the context of developing a native food industry for Australia Here are the top 4 issues facing the native food industry in Australia – and of course potential solutions:   Being introduced: Getting to know and appreciate native foods and flavours A discerning customer base, hungry for native flavours is stillContinue reading “Kickstarting the Australian native food industry – PART 2”