A Queensland carrot farm is inviting the public to come pick their own carrots as a unique way to deal with an Australian-wide oversupply in carrots. Kalfresh, located in Kalbar near Brisbane, are running...

A piece of biodegradable paper that is said to keep fruit and vegetables fresh longer is now available in Australia. ‘FreshPaper’ is a piece of paper that is infused with organic spices which prolong...

Australian food rescue charity, OzHarvest, has revealed Australia’s most wasted ingredients in an effort to stop food going to waste. According to OzHarvest, Australia’s top five wasted ingredients...

Australian vegetable research and marketing group, Horticulture Innovation, and the CSIRO are joining together for a new project to explore how nutrients can be extracted from imperfect produce. John Lloyd,...

Two Australian women on a mission to reduce food waste have launched a new vodka made using carrots. The pair behind the drink, Gen Windley and Alice Gorman, came up with the idea knowing that carrots...

Two Australian start-ups are tackling food wastage in Australia. Australian Food News looks at the case studies of RipeNear.Me and Yume: Unilever Continental teams up with RipeNear.Me Unilever’s Continental...

Brisbane inventor turns food factory waste into free fuel A Brisbane inventor has developed an ‘environmentally friendly’, modular system of turning food factory waste such as fruit, vegetables, bakery...

Half UK consumers see the ‘beauty’ in ‘ugly’ fruit and veg, Mintel Bent carrots, battered peaches, and blemished apples: it seems when it comes to fruit and veg it’s what’s on the inside that...

Woolworths launches ‘The Odd Bunch’, not-quite-perfect looking fruit and vegetables Supermarket giant Woolworths has introduced ‘The Odd Bunch’, a collection of fresh fruit and vegetables that...

Spade & Barrow launches ‘wonky’ fruit and veg boxes for home delivery Wholesale food business Spade & Barrow has launched a service that delivers ‘wonky’ fruit and vegetable boxes...