Unreal Candy, Bacon Shortage and Non-browning Apples

– Next year the world will see a bacon and pork shortage. Due to global food prices increasing 10 percent in July feed prices increased. Farmers have scaled down their herds to cut feeding costs. Los Angeles Times

– Candy without corn syrup, hydrogenated fats, GMOs, and artificial colors, flavors and preservatives hit the market. A 15-year-old son and entrepreneur father started the food company Unreal to innovate the candy market. The candy is now in 22,000 stores, and endorsed by celebrities in first video. Forbes

– Okaganan Speciality Fruits Inc., who developed non-browning apple, let consumers know the apples are safe to eat. The genetically modified food will not inhibit in recognizing if an apple is rotten or not, but will aid in keeping the taste and appearance pleasing. NPR


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