Moving towards a more sustainable food system

Drastic changes need to be made to reduce the impacts of food production and consumption As the previous chapters have explained, food production and consumption have a significant impact on the planet. It is, therefore, abundantly clear that changes need to be made throughout the global food system. At a consumer level, dietary changes will […]

Coronavirus (COVID-19) disease pandemic- Statistics & Facts

he COVID-19 pandemic continues to impact countries around the world. Many are experiencing further waves of infection, and the number of new coronavirus cases worldwide continues to fluctuate. However, several COVID-19 vaccines have been approved for use in different countries, and immunization programs are well underway. Nevertheless, it remains important for the public to stay vigilant, continue […]

What is Tomato Brown Rugose Fruit Virus (ToBRFV)?

Tomato Brown Rugose Fruit Virus (ToBRFV) is a Tobamovirus that was first reported in 2016 in Jordan. However, its presence has been confirmed in countries such as Israel, Germany, the United States, the Netherlands, Spain, Italy, eastern China, and since 2018 also in Mexico. From 2014 to 2018, Mexico imported more than 3 tons of […]