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  1. 'Double whammy': Senator insists FDA rule could cripple craft brewersRead the original story

    51 min ago | BeverageDaily

    Senator Charles Schumer wrote to FDA commissioner Hamburg Monday urging her to rethink the implementation of FSMA rules on animal feed Senator Charles Schumer is calling on US Food and Drug Administration commissioner Margaret Hamburg to strike out a new rule that will hinder brewers selling spent grain to farmers for animal feed.


  2. The High Price of Cheap ChickenRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Common Dreams

    If you want to buy a fresh, whole chicken at the store, it'll run you about $1.54 per pound .


  3. Dirty Money: Cash Is Obviously Teeming With Bacteria, But Is Anything Being Done To Clean It?Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Medical Daily

    Money is just about the only thing that people will pick up with their bare hands, no matter its condition or the environment that it's found in.


  4. Against Grain: Brewers, Farmers Fight FDA's Proposed RegulationRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | News Max

    Brewers and farmers are fighting a proposed rule by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration to end the practice of brewers giving leftover grain to local farmers to feed cows, potentially costing both industries thousands of dollars.


  5. Nearly 179 million cases of acute diarrhea occur each year in the U.S.Read the original story

    3 hrs ago | Medical News

    In the United States, approximately 179 million cases of acute diarrhea occur each year, and most of those cases are entirely preventable, a researcher from The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston concluded in a New England Journal of Medicine review article.


  6. Would You Like Salmonella With That? It's Time to Dump the 'Filthy Chicken Rule'Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Huffington Post

    Imagine you go into work tomorrow and learn you have to produce 25 percent more work in the same amount of time, without any additional resources.


  7. Kraft Foods Group Recalls 96,000 Pounds Of Hot DogsRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | MyFoxPhilly

    Kraft Foods Group, Inc. has issued a recall for approximately 96,000 pounds of Oscar Mayer Classic Wieners because the products may contain Classic Cheese Dogs in the Classic Wieners' packages.


  8. US Food Safety Testing Market to Reach US$ 4.4 Billion by 2017Read the original story

    4 hrs ago | SBWire

    With uprising foodborne illness due to Listeria, E. Colli, the food testing market of US has been vastly expanding and is estimated to reach US$ 4.4 Billion by 2017.


  9. Cow manure has new antibiotic resistance genes: StudyRead the original story

    17 hrs ago |

    Washington, April 22 : In a path-breaking research, scientists in the US have found that cow manure is a potential source of new types of antibiotic resistance genes that transfer to bacteria in the soils where food is grown.


  10. Walden talks with C.O. brewers about FDA rulesRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Local TV Station KTVZ

    "In this case, there's no safety and food supply issue at all at hand," Rep. Greg Walden, R-Bend, said Monday in Bend.


  11. Letter: Our foods' fortification should come naturallyRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 16 | Kelowna Capital News

    One day I woke up to find out that I was eating zombie food. It tasted like food, but that was just a chemical slight-of-hand played on my brain.


  12. Perdue Farms recalls 91,000 pounds of chicken nuggetsRead the original story

    Jul 20, 2010 | FOX16

    Perdue Farms, Inc., a Perry, Ga. establishment, is recalling approximately 91,872 pounds of frozen chicken nugget products that may contain foreign materials, the U.S. Department of Agriculture's Food Safety and Inspection Service announced.


  13. Your pregnancy: ListeriaRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Jamaica Observer

    Listeria infection is a foodborne bacterial illness that can be very serious for pregnant women and people with impaired immune systems.


  14. The plot sickens: More than 100 Food Safety Summit attendees fall illRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Food Quality News

    An investigation into foodborne illness during the recent Food Safety Summit has determined more than 100 attendees reported taking ill after the event.


  15. WetKeys Washable Keyboards Recommends Sealed, Washable Keyboards be...Read the original story

    12 hrs ago | PRWeb

    The American Journal of Infection Control recently released a progress report of the implementation of the World Health Organization's Hand Hygiene in Health Care Program.


  16. Bipartisan Group Introduces Safe and Accurate Food Labeling Act in HouseRead the original story

    Yesterday | JD Supra

    In an attempt to stop the proliferation of a patchwork of state-by-state food labeling laws, and to "reaffirm" the Food and Drug Administration as the sole authority on food safety and labeling, a bipartisan group of sponsors led by Rep. Mike Pompeo and Rep. G.K. Butterfield recently introduced the Safe and Accurate Food Labeling Act , Rep. Jim ... (more)


  17. Proposed FDA rule could be costly to beer brewers, cattle ranchersRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | KLTV Tyler

    If a new rule is imposed on breweries by the FDA, you could spend more on your beer and your beef.


  18. Kraft recalls 96K pounds of wienersRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Food Quality News

    Kraft Foods is recalling 96,000 pounds of hot dogs because the meat products may contain allergens not listed on the packaging label.


  19. 'More can be done' in reducing foodborne infections - CDCRead the original story

    Friday Apr 18 | Food Quality News

    Campylobacter infections rose and Salmonella, E.coli O157 and Listeria stayed around the same, according to US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention data.


  20. 10 American Foods that are Banned in Other CountriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 18 | Clarks Hometown News Patriot

    Americans are slowly waking up to the sad fact that much of the food sold in the US is far inferior to the same foods sold in other nations.