"It is a fantastic initiative indeed. It has been spreading in France as well, after some farmers got inspired by what they saw in Italy (in fact, the vending machines they use are made in Italy). Check this tale of a French dairy farmer who…"
That's a fantastic initiative. In Valencia (Spain, :-)), some years ago a company developed a machine for producing freshly squeezed orange juice in bars, hotel, etc. Their business model included orange supply by themselves. With the time…"
Direct from the cow to the consumer. I would like to share with you this farmers’ initiative in San Sebastian. (Basque Country, North of Spain). Vending machines of farm fresh milk are located in the main residential locations of the city. The milk producers association of Gipuzkoa is promoting this way of consuming in the region. Consumers can take their own bottle or buy it from the same machine. One litter, five litters, or any other quantity can be bought. Citizens just have to insert one…See More
What will a sustainable future mean for the way we consume? How can we fulfill individual needs more sustainably? What are the impacts of what we consume everyday? What promising sustainable consuming practices start to be revealed?See More
The final conference of SPREAD Sustainable Lifestyles 2050 will be held on November 26-27 2012 in Brussels.
The findings of the SPREAD 2050 project will be showcased and discussed during the two day conference. It is a possibility to hear the first hand results of the SPREAD 2050 project. Emphasis is on how the findings can be turned into action.
You have a chance to influence how the conference…