Monthly Archives: April 2021

Higher oats prices may be key to steady and reliable supply

04.22.2021By Jay Sjerven WASHINGTON, DC, US — The outlook for the oat industry is outstanding with the spectacular expansion in demand for oat milk and other oat beverages a “real game changer,” Randy Strychar, president, Ag Commodity Research, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada, told millers attending the virtual Spring Conference of the North American Millers’ Association on April 20. But to meet

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8 sustainable packaging innovations for food and beverages

From upcycled barley straw cartons to paper soda bottles, manufacturers are testing a range of options to minimize their ecological footprints. Here are some of the most novel approaches. Sustainability may seem like a buzzword in the food industry today. But as consumers demand more environmentally friendly practices from companies and brands, there has been a rush of pledges and

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