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Water for food production

Mar 22, 2012 Comments Off on Water for food production by

Water for use in agriculture Water is used to make every product on Earth. As a consequence, all factories, businesses and all business sectors depend on it in some way. Water, energy and food are intrinsically linked as water is needed to produce the power/energy required for food production. Marks & Spencer is working with […]

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Some Water Facts

Mar 22, 2012 Comments Off on Some Water Facts

Facts about Water 1. Most of the earth’s surface is covered by water. There is much more water than there is land. 2. Water is also in abundance in the atmosphere, and in the ground. 3. The overall amount of water on our planet has remained the same for two billion years. 4. Water consists […]

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Fish facts and our Oceans and Seas

Nov 02, 2011 Comments Off on Fish facts and our Oceans and Seas

Fish supply the greatest percentage of the world’s protein consumed by humans. As a consequence, most of the world’s major fisheries are being fished at levels above their maximum sustainable yield; some regions are severely overfished. Many fish are hermaphrodites, they can change sex during the course of their lives. Others, especially rare deep-sea fish, […]

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Is your food killing you softly?

Nov 16, 2010 2 Comments

If you enjoy food, like me, then the chances are you hate being told what to eat and when. So, if your food is ‘killing you softly’ you won’t know or care until it’s too late. It’s not the actual food but the additives which are the problem. They are added to make your food […]

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Vegetarians shall inherit the Earth

Oct 02, 2010 133 Comments

As a typical meat eater, I’m quite concerned about impending meat shortages and how it will impact on us all. I can’t image not eating meat but – it’s the thought that counts. We really take vegetarians for granted instead of appreciating that they (by not eating meat) do us – the rest – a […]

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