How Food Processors Can Reduce Food Waste

Thu, 25 Feb 2021 19:28:12 +0000


Minimizing food waste makes both financial and environmental sense.

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Texas Storm Could Impact Food Supply in the Near Future

Thu, 25 Feb 2021 19:00:25 +0000


Last week’s freezing temperatures and resulting power and water outages have impacted dairy, agricultural, and meat and poultry sectors.

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FDA, CDC Investigate Listeria Outbreak in Certain Fresh and Soft Cheeses

Mon, 22 Feb 2021 23:04:14 +0000


Seven people have been infected in four states.

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How Fats May Interfere with Potency Testing in Cannabis Chocolate

Thu, 18 Feb 2021 13:19:22 +0000


The bad news is that this issue isn’t just about cannabis chocolate but impacts any infused product with a high fat content.

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Food Safety a Key Factor in Achieving a Sustainable Food Supply

Wed, 17 Feb 2021 14:48:33 +0000


Food sustainability requires a system that can deliver food to consumers without excess waste or shortages.

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Cereal Grains Testing: Here Are Some of the New Methods Emerging for Rapid Detection

Wed, 17 Feb 2021 12:03:06 +0000


While traditional testing methods continue to be the gold standard for grains testing, newer methods for rapid detection have emerged.

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Some Baby Food Contains High Levels of Heavy Metals, Says Congressional Report

Thu, 11 Feb 2021 19:56:41 +0000


Congressional investigators found dangerous levels of arsenic and other metals in certain baby foods, a House oversight subcommittee said in a new report

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Shenandoah Growers Issues Basil Recall Due to Possible Cyclospora Contamination

Thu, 11 Feb 2021 19:55:49 +0000


The limited, voluntary recall comes after a positive parasite test and impacts 10 states; no illnesses reported.

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Opinion: Whole-Genome Sequencing Is a Double-Edged Sword for the Food Industry

Thu, 11 Feb 2021 19:07:12 +0000


Whole-genome sequencing has proven to be very effective at identifying where resident pathogens may be found in a food facility, but only a few food companies want to use the technology.

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FDA to Launch Sampling Plan for Romaine Lettuce in Arizona

Mon, 08 Feb 2021 18:26:19 +0000


The agency will test the samples from the Yuma County growing region for STEC and Salmonella.

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