A shortlist of news items, videos and podcasts around the future of food to inspire you. 

It’s all here, from experts’ takes on future food trends to big-data-based food apps – and food maps; from the latest ag-bots to new food waste solutions; from the rise of ‘hanger’-fighting food-delivery services to the best pees for protected-cropping pollination… and why insomniacs might want to eat more fruit and veg.