Shibuya Shinsen Wine Apartment Project (currently under construction) will feature a 10,000-bottle underground wine cellar for the use of all residents and an on-site sommelier. Via eater.
Italy’s wine production may decline by 8% this year due to drought and heat-damaged grapes.
"pink slime" meat product.
Corn rootworms, one of the most damaging agricultural pests in the U.S., may have developed resistance to a protective chemical made by Monsanto's genetically modified "YieldGard" corn.
ricotta salata imprted to the U.S. from Puglia, Italy, is tainted with listeria bacteria and linked to 14 illnesses and at least one death.
cork production is booming.
stockpiles of agricultural commodities to prevent extreme price swings on international markets.