Agrofoodious Posts

Before you get dragged into the long, endless debate of whether GMO in food is a good scientific idea or not, this is where you should probably begin your journey. First, you need to know whether whatever you are consuming is a genetically modified food or not. There is a common misconception that you can tell GMO in food products by just looking at them. Certainly not true. Those big…

Agriculture Facts Jargon

I have done a list of 7 foods which I consider to be the most expensive foods in the world judging from how many times they have been featured on online sources. Those foods that fetched some insane prices in a one-off auction will not be considered here. I will also avoid expensive food recipes in exclusive restaurants that had a combination of expensive foods in them. The world can…

Expensive Foods Facts

I was recently doing some reading on radiation dose limits in food products when I stumbled upon this alarming article that piqued my interest in this little known area of radiations. Reading through the article, I kept thinking how normal people underestimate governments’ capability of eating their own people. The Fukushima Case Most of us who do not live under a rock or over a star have heard about the…

Opinion

Water is life, and so is osmosis. This is why when clever humans decided to create things like reverse osmosis water, distilled water, and sparkling water, many mere mortals were left confused. We don’t even understand ourselves and our environment anymore! Quite literally because our bodies and our environment are coincidentally made up of about 70% water. So instead of worrying about how many water glasses to drink a day,…

Water facts

Food matters are supposed to be very simple to humans since food has been with humans for as long as we have existed. Take for instance the ever confusing question of whether we should wash meat before cooking. The modern world comes with the luxury of variety and choices. The way we receive and consume our meat varies from place to place. What is common is the fact that meat…

Facts Myths

If I asked you why you started peeling off peanut skin before eating, you would probably have no legitimate answer. Most of us just saw other people doing it and we thought it looked cool snapping off that skin with our thumbs and throwing them one after another down our throats. Since we have proven before herein that humans are very busy when it comes to taking care of their…

Facts

One of the things I remember about our childhood is the numerous horror stories and myths that grown-ups at the time used to keep us away from mischievous behavior. There is this one in particular that to date, I have never understood what it was meant to achieve. We were meant to believe that you were tougher when you showered in cold water! Those who were not interested in being…

Facts Myths

The corona virus pandemic has successfully crossed the year with us. This was not in the cards because everyone was busy talking about what they will do “after Corona.” The Kenyan food market trends in 2021 will for the first time be guided by the effects of a global pandemic. This is new because we have been used to lying to our bodies that we will take care of them…

Agriculture Facts Manufacturing

Since human beings are stubborn creatures who like being comfortable in their self-inflicted miseries, I am here to add fuel to your careless lifestyle, if that is what makes you happy. The internet and mainstream media are currently awash with information on what you need to eat in order to maintain a balanced diet. The same media also keeps brushing those crispy sugary fatty junk foods on your face and…

Facts

“Aspire to inspire before you expire“ Before you ask me, I want to assure you that the above quote has absolutely nothing to do with this post; save for the fact that it coincidentally has the word expire in it. The word expire has everything to do with this post because it is a word that has been grossly misused and misunderstood in the food business. We need to Slow…

Coffee Manufacturing Myths