SHAWANO (NBC 26) — Gaining access to healthy and affordable food can oftentimes pose a challenge for people living in rural areas.
According to the F.R.E.S.H Project, an organization promoting food security, they say large areas in Shawano County and beyond are in what is known as “food deserts.”
“Because they don’t have the grocery stores, the large grocery stores a lot of times the produce isn’t all that good or they have very limited stock of produce so we like to bring it out to the people. Especially for those who can’t drive, we’re
Pune, India, June 14, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Packaged Food Market Overview:
As per estimates released in a recent report by Market Research Future (MRFR), the Packaged Food Market Size is anticipated to reach about USD 4.11 trillion by 2028, at a 4.52% CAGR from 2021- 2028.
The demand for packaged food has reached a new level with the surge in work in from home situations globally in the course of the lockdowns imposed as a result. The call for packaged food is escalating due to consumer predisposition toward convenience food products as they are easy to procure and make.
While plant-based meat and dairy markets are saturated with options, vegan egg substitutes have been somewhat limited – until now.
Growth of plant-based eggs
According to a report by The Plant-Based Foods Association, U.S. plant-based egg consumption rose 168 percent in 2020 and saw $27 million in sales. By 2022 the market is projected to grow into a $1.15 billion industry.
Despite the growing market, there are still relatively few players as producers look to develop vegan eggs that function like chicken eggs, with the ability to thicken, leaven, bind, and aerate, while maintaining a similar taste and texture.
DANBURY — A $13,250 grant will again provide community members in need with access to fresh produce at the annual farmer’s market.
Fairfield County’s Community Foundation gifted the funds for CityCenter Danbury’s farmers market, which will run from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. every Friday beginning June 25 until Oct. 29 at the Danbury Railway Museum.… Read more