Singapore’s tradition of eating out in places called hawker centers is now recognized by the United Nations for its cultural importance.
Topic 6Doggie Desserts: Ben & Jerry's Enters the Pet Food Business
The ice cream company Ben & Jerry’s is entering the pet food business for the first time with frozen treats for dogs.
Topic 7How US Military Invented America’s Favorite Snacks
Many food snacks popular today in the United States were not invented by a cook at a famous restaurant, but rather by food scientists in the U.S. military.
Topic 8UN Reports Acute Food Insecurity in Southern Madagascar
GENEVA - The United Nations says thousands of people in Madagascar are suffering from famine, while more than 1 million others are facing acute hunger and are forced to resort to extreme measures to keep from starving.
Topic 9Haiti’s Cocoa Wants International Recognition
The island nation of Haiti is slowly developing its cocoa industry.
Topic 10Japan Warms to Alcohol-free Beer during Pandemic
In Japan, some workers who regularly drink beer at the end of the day are giving their livers a rest and turning to beer that is free, or nearly free, of alcohol.
Topic 11Ways to Cook Root Vegetables
In many parts of the world, cold weather may mean one kind of vegetable is on your table -- root vegetables!
Topic 12Malaysian Farmers Use Music, Touch to Grow Prized Muskmelons
A Malaysian farm says it has perfected its methods to successfully grow Japanese muskmelons, one of the world’s costliest fruits.
Topic 13Singapore Approves Sale of Lab-Grown Meat
Singapore’s government has approved the sale of a laboratory-grown chicken meat.