Lizzo Blasts The Met Gala For Lack Of Food & Tequila Last Year

Apparently, there’s a reason why the Met Gala is known for Moschino and Burberry, and not Moscow Mules and bruschetta. According to Lizzo, that’s because there’s hardly any food or booze at the annual extravaganza. Ahead of tonight’s Met Gala, at New York City’s Metropolitan Museum of Art, Lizzo went on Instagram Live and trashed … Read more

ProShare Advisors LLC Acquires New Shares in B&G Foods, Inc. (NYSE:BGS)

ProShare Advisors LLC acquired a new stake in B&G Foods, Inc. (NYSE:BGS – Get Rating) in the 4th quarter, Holdings Channel reports. The firm acquired 11,196 shares of the company’s stock, valued at approximately $125,000. Several other hedge funds have also recently bought and sold shares of BGS. Zurcher Kantonalbank Zurich Cantonalbank grew its holdings … Read more

On Penis Envy | Best Food Photography

We’ve done a lot of posts recently on food photography equipment. Mostly that’s what people seem to want to read about. Which is totally understandable: to those just starting out in food photography, and struggling to achieve the kind of photographic results they see others producing, it can easily appear that the answer to their … Read more

How Whitesand First Nation tackles food insecurity through its community market

For people across Canada and beyond, rising costs and inflation have been hitting them hard. In northwestern Ontario, higher living costs have meant some First Nations are finding creative solutions to an ongoing and longstanding problem. Since October, Whitesand First Nation — which is 250 kilometers, or about a three-hour drive, north of Thunder Bay … Read more

URI Professor to Map Urban Food Networks to Grow Local Produce

KINGSTON, RI — John Taylor, associate professor of agroecology at the University of Rhode Island, has received a grant to fund a project that will bring together an array of food system research taking place at URI. The $973,479 award from the National Institute of Food and Agriculture was one of 12 to receive funding … Read more

When We Celebrate ‘Local Food,’ What Gets Left Out?

Also in this series: Fresh off the Shelf Whenever I pick up a cultural product at the supermarket, I always flip the package over to have a look at the label on the back. Announcements, Events & more from Tyee and select partners Stay Sharp on Alberta. Sign up for Alberta Edge The Tyee launches … Read more