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Agriculture Officials Encourage Organic Food Waste Processing

Agriculture Officials Encourage Organic Food Waste Processing

SEOUL, April 18 (Korea Bizwire) — South Korean agriculture officials are encouraging organic food waste processing using insects. The Rural Development Administration (RDA) said on Tuesday it has set out a system both in terms of technology and policy to promote food waste bioconversion by environmentally beneficial insects Ptecticus tenebrifers. Each Ptecticus tenebrifer can consume between [...]

Cheap and Easy-to-Use Stench Killer for That Awful Food Waste

Cheap and Easy-to-Use Stench Killer for That Awful Food Waste

SUWON, South Korea, Aug 22 (Korea Bizwire) –  The state-run Rural Development Administration has developed an agricultural technology of eliminating bad odor coming from food waste. A team of researchers at RDA came up with the new technology by combining pine cone leftover after pine nuts are extracted with bacillus, a type of microorganism cultured from [...]