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”

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 Kylie Porter

…talking with the Executive Director Kylie Porter of Global Compact Network Australia, about the United Nation’s Sustainable Development Goals, and their support and uptake here 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 andContinue reading “Podcast – In conversation with Kylie Porter”

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”

Podcast – In conversation with Howard-Yana Shapiro

…talking with the Chief Agricultural Officer of Mars Incorporated about orphan crops – the next wave of food plants to come out of Africa augmented for nutrition to help tackle hunger and malnutrition. This episode produced in partnership with The University of Adelaide during the 2019 Global Table Melbourne Australia, Seeds&Chips. Listen to this episode onContinue reading “Podcast – In conversation with Howard-Yana Shapiro”

Future Food Fashions Trending in Milan

I recall sitting in a café back in May this year sipping a macchiato and eating a flaky pastry. Early morning in Milan was a sight, and out of the window I remember seeing the Duomo cathedral rising majestically out of the central square. The city was abuzz with renaissance architecture, innovation and of courseContinue reading “Future Food Fashions Trending in Milan”