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Food sharing with a 21st-century twist – and Melbourne’s a world leader

30 May 2018

Food sharing is experiencing a renaissance in cities around the world. By food sharing, we mean the collaborative growing, cooking, eating and distributing of food as well as sharing food-related skills, spaces and tools.

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Food Sharing in Cities

31 October 2017

As cities grow in size and consumption, sharing has been suggested as a possible means to conserve resources, prevent waste and provide new social and economic relations.

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Cultivation of a food sharing culture in Barcelona

24 July 2017

RMIT and Trinity College Dublin researcher Dr Ferne Edwards has spent the past few months harvesting food, distributing organic goods and joining strangers around communal dinner tables.

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Three charts on: Australia’s declining taste for beef and growing appetite for chicken

09 June 2017

Australians were once world champion beef-eaters but now you’re much more likely to find chicken than steak on Australian dinner tables.

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‘The urban’: a concept under stress in an interconnected world

27 June 2016

Are humans now an “urban species”? Do we now live in an “Urban Age”?