- A student has found a 16.64 carat Quahog pearl in a clam bought in a market in Brookline, Massachusetts. Estimated value is $40,000.
- Water harvested from icebergs in Svarbard near Norway is being sold as 4,000-year-old water at a price of $150 per bottle.
- Extra Protein with that:? October 2017
A diner at a northern suburbs Sydney pub has filmed her steak, "covered" in live maggots,posting the video to facebook.
A Nandos customer also complained using social media when served a portion of chicken with maggots.
A food van "What The Pho" in Canberra also served a portion of food with maggots in October.