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Farmers encouraged to use earth friendly technology

Malaysian oil palm farmers encouraged to use earth-friendly technology

Sustainability, Sustainable Agriculture, What's New

Malaysian oil palm farmers have used sustainable agricultural practices for more than 100 years. Now, the Malaysian Palm Oil Council (MPOC) is encouraging them to improve …

palm oil is good for the keto diet

Is palm oil good for the Keto diet?

Health & Nutrition, What's New

Palm oil is non-GMO, balanced and ultra-nutritious. This naturally trans fat-free oil contains almost equal amounts of unsaturated fats and saturated fats. In the body, p …

Can Dogs Have Palm Oil

Can dogs have palm oil?

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From fish oil and glucosamine to cranberry and probiotics, many dietary supplements that benefit people may also benefit your dog. What about palm oil? Responsibly source …

What menopausal women should know about dietary fats

What menopausal women should know about dietary fats

Health & Nutrition, What's New

Menopausal women often fear weight gain and increased risk of heart disease. But good fats are important for energy, metabolism and brain health. Instead of avoiding diet …

grilling gone wrong

Grilling gone wrong

Culinary, What's New

Grilling is fun and can be delicious. With a few precautions, you can keep foodborne pathogens, fires and exposure to carcinogens from spoiling one of our best warm weath …

palm oil industry

Elephant care is a goal shared by Malaysia and its palm oil industry

Culinary, Sustainability, What's New

At a sustainable palm oil plantation in Sabah, Nabilah and Marven learned that the Malaysian palm industry provides thousands of needed jobs. The stronger the country’s e …

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Watch how Malaysia’s palm oil industry protects Borneo’s wildlife

Sustainability, What's New

This post was originally published on February 2, 2015 and updated on May 6, 2021. Episode two of the Asian Food Channel television show, Eating Wild, explored how the Ma …

perennial foods

Eating more perennial foods may be the next big trend

Culinary, Sustainable Agriculture, What's New

If a home garden full of perennial plants, such as rhubarb, asparagus, onions, berries, grapes and yams can deliver bushels of nutritious food with little to no effort, c …

earth day quiz

Check your sustainable foods IQ with this Earth Day quiz

Sustainability, What's New

Sustainable agriculture involves much more than just caring for the land. Sustainable agriculture also considers the food producer’s quality of life and the economic viab …

healthier Easter basket

Four tips for filling a healthier Easter basket

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To keep everyone happy, basket fillers should look for snacks made with better-for-you ingredients such as organic fruit juices, non-GMO Malaysian certified sustainable p …

Olive oil vs. Malaysian Palm Fruit Oil: A side-by-side comparison

Culinary, Health & Nutrition, What's New

There is still some confusion about where and when to use this Malaysian Palm Fruit OIl versus olive oil, and factors for consideration.

polyphenols, palm kernel oil

Clearing the brain fog

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Easing the toxic load off your brain may help clear your thinking.