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Here you can read more about research on future food.

Food Waste

Food waste is food that is thrown away, even though it could have been consumed if handled differently. Read more about the SLU projects on this and get in touch with a researcher.

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Food & Cities

Food & Cities is a collaboration between SLU Future Food and SLU Urban Futures where collaborations and research questions around the systemic relations of sustainable food systems and sustainable urban development are developed.

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Food Systems Summit

In September 2021, the United Nations arranged Food Systems Summit as part of the Decade of Action to achieve the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) by 2030. Find out more about SLU and Food Systems at our thematic page.

Ongoing research projects at SLU Future Food

Read about some of SLU Future Food's ongoing research projects.

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Popular science publications

Here you can find publications from SLU Future Food (published from July 2017) and from the Future of Agriculture (published 2010-June 2017).

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SLU Future Food has the task of working with a future perspective. Among other things, we have chosen address long-term sustainability challenges for the food system in platform's overall activities.

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Published: 07 September 2023 - Page editor: futurefood@slu.se