Food system dynamics: Part IV — Let them eat chocolate?
Posted on 17th May 2018 by Kate Cooper
This blogpost is about the kind of activities undertaken by some vested interests in the food network system.
Food system dynamics: Part II — Follow the money
Posted on 9th April 2018 by Kate Cooper
The image above is of the Walkers crisp factory in Beaumont Leys in Leicester, taken from Bradgate Park by Phil McIver.
Food & the city economy: Recycling food & drink packaging
Posted on 11th August 2017 by Kate Cooper
I’m looking again at the economic successes — and the costs of the food and drink sector. I realised that the data I had about packaging was a tad out of date.
For every £1 spent on food & drink in Birmingham, it costs the city £0.90
Posted on 30th March 2017 by Kate Cooper
Few realise just how much the dietary effects of the food and drink sector cost us here in Birmingham, as in every city across the UK.