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Sandra Jauregui, center, a fast-food worker for 14 years, and other workers in the industry rally at the state Capitol in Sacramento on Tuesday, Nov. 15, 2022, demanding that fast-food companies such as McDonald’s, In-N-Out Burger and Chipotle stop seeking to repeal Assembly Bill 257, which creates a government-run labor council for the industry.

California restaurants collect 1 million signatures to challenge new fast food labor law

Sandra Jauregui, center, a fast food worker for 14 years, and other industry workers rally at the State Capitol in Sacramento on Tuesday, Nov. 15, 2022, demanding that fast food companies such as McDonald’s, In- N-Out Burger and Chipotle stop seeking to repeal Assembly Bill 257, which creates a government-run labor council for the industry. …

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‘Sweden has a poverty problem’: Social stores offer food at bargain prices

PA plump and prosperous Sweden, with its reputedly generous welfare system and abundance of green energy, should – in theory – be better equipped than most European countries to withstand the blows of the cost of living crisis on the continent. In terms of GDP per capita, it is the fifth richest member state in …

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Brexit has fueled soaring food prices in the UK, says Bank of England politician

Brexit is contributing to a spike in food prices as the country slips into recession, a senior Bank of England official has warned. Swati Dhingra – the newest member of the Bank’s Monetary Policy Committee (MPC), which sets interest rates – also used an interview with the Observer to suggest that the next round of …

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These 5 food assistance programs could supplement your SNAP benefits in December

Image source: Getty Images SNAP is not the only food benefit program. Key points Pregnant women and parents of young children may qualify for the WIC program. Seniors may be able to get monthly food boxes containing nutritious foods. Children from low-income families can benefit from free or reduced-price school meals. The rapidly rising cost …

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Black leaders on Buffalo's East Side build markets to fight food insecurity

Black leaders on Buffalo’s East Side build markets to fight food insecurity

BUFFALO, NY – The historic Fruit Belt neighborhood on Buffalo’s east side, with its Grape, Peach and Lemon streets, was once thriving. Yet now, in place of the orchards that once gave the area its name, there are abandoned houses with broken steps and ‘no trespassing’ signs, empty plots of land overgrown and a troubling …

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Weekday Wrap: Oregon Still Feels Drought;  foreign markets within reach of state food and beverage manufacturers

Weekday Wrap: Oregon Still Feels Drought; foreign markets within reach of state food and beverage manufacturers

Precipitation lags in Oregon as drought persists Hot, dry weather persisted through mid-October, driving an early rainfall deficit across most of Oregon’s river basins, especially those in the central and southern parts of the state, where drought conditions are the worst. But climate experts say there’s still plenty of time to catch up and La …

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These 13 states will extend emergency food benefit payments through December

Image source: Getty Images Some states continue to pay emergency SNAP benefits. Key points Only 13 states have confirmed emergency benefits for December, down from 35 in November. The emergency allowances mean that households can receive the maximum amount for their size, and those already receiving the maximum receive an additional $95. It is unclear …

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Holiday market expands opportunities for farmers

Holiday market expands opportunities for farmers

Locally grown and freshly produced produce was sold at the Holiday Farmers Market, organized by South Carolina State University’s 1890 Research and Extension Program. The event took place in the lower level lobby of SC State’s Oliver C. Dawson Bulldog Stadium. SC State 1890 staff and local farmers provided customers with live food demonstrations and …

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Global Pet Food Supplements Market Expected to Grow USD 858.27 Million by 2026, Market Segmentation by Animal Type and Geography - Technavio

Global Pet Food Supplements Market Expected to Grow USD 858.27 Million by 2026, Market Segmentation by Animal Type and Geography – Technavio

NEW YORK, November 22, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — The World pet food supplements market The research report provides detailed analysis of emerging market trends, regional outlook, competitive landscape and comprehensive analysis of various market segments. The pet food supplement market is set to grow in $858.27 million from 2021 to 2026, progressing to a CAGR of …

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Advanced technology has made this small country a major food exporter

Advanced technology has made this small country a major food exporter

The Netherlands is the largest meat exporter in the European Union and in 2020 exported 8.8 billion euros (around $9 billion) worth of pork, beef and poultry, mainly to Germany (beef and veal), Great Britain (poultry) and China (mainly pork). Vion Food Group has 12 pork production sites. Four of them are in the Netherlands …

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