Posts tagged as bread

Fish skin chips and old rye bread

Thursday, February 6, 2020

Restaurants are the second-largest producers of food waste after households, so the Latvian Restaurant Association (LRB) decided to use this awareness to urge the catering industry to think about the waste they produce, recycling the waste and opportunities for minimizing waste, according to Latvian Television’s morning news broadcast “Rīta Panorāma” on February 4. Zero waste cafe Ten months ago Café M in Rīga declared itself the first zero waste cafe in the…

Lithuania concerned over possible bread price increase following drought

Wednesday, July 10, 2019

The drought observed in recent months has caused losses for Lithuanian farmers. According to Agriculture Minister Giedrius Surplys, the price of bread and other bakery goods could increase because of it, as reported by Lithuanian public media LRT. Kęstutis Nesavas, owner of a bakery in Šiauliai, says that although the increase from five to ten cents for baking flour may not seem like much, his company purchases flour in tonnes…