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One long month in the peanut butter business from an insider: Last month I was trying to sell peanut butter at the San Francisco Fancy Food Show when people started showing up at my booth and ...
by jskoeze
Comment Count 342 comments on Tue Feb 17, 2009 at 12:23 PM PST with 563 Recommends
Yesterday I posted a diary that got nearly no attention. And that's fine, usually. I've got no ego problems with a diary falling off the page with 13 comments. But this time it's not about me. It's ...
by Jill Richardson
Comment Count 206 comments on Thu Apr 15, 2010 at 08:26 AM PDT with 546 Recommends
The FDA announced today that a second country has been found adding melamine to an ingredient it exports. That country? The United States.
by ChristieKeith
Comment Count 324 comments on Wed May 30, 2007 at 03:46 PM PDT with 524 Recommends
So who would be about the worst person the Obama administration could be talking to about heading the U.S. Department of Agriculture? Besides the CEO of Monsanto? How about PA Secretary of ...
by shirah
Comment Count 403 comments on Sat Nov 15, 2008 at 07:17 AM PST with 505 Recommends
That quote comes from Christopher Meunier , a victim of the current salmonella outbreak. LOTS of new information is out now,
by OrangeClouds115
Comment Count 423 comments on Sat Jan 31, 2009 at 06:10 PM PST with 495 Recommends
No joke here. Bill Marler is a respected blogger, lawyer... and Kossack! Here's what ...
by OrangeClouds115
Comment Count 268 comments on Tue Jan 27, 2009 at 04:03 PM PST with 477 Recommends
In an import alert buried deep on its website and just uncovered tonight, the FDA last Friday expanded its hold on imported foods ...
by ChristieKeith
Comment Count 597 comments on Mon Apr 30, 2007 at 09:46 PM PDT with 465 Recommends
The boogeyman of US Supreme Court Cases is going on right now and very few are paying attention to the case. The outcome of this case could adversely affect food as we know it.
by credstone
Comment Count 453 comments on Wed Apr 28, 2010 at 11:08 PM PDT with 446 Recommends
Beef Sold At Sam's Club Being Recalled Wow. what does 850,000 pounds of contaminated beef look like? Don't ask. They just increased the number ...
by 8ackgr0und N015e
Comment Count 385 comments on Sun Nov 04, 2007 at 06:55 AM PST with 427 Recommends
A recent issue of Agri-Pulse gave us some bad news. Obama's considering Michael Taylor to head his new Food Safety Working Group. For a president who came to power with grassroots support on a ...
by OrangeClouds115
Comment Count 200 comments on Thu Mar 19, 2009 at 06:17 AM PDT with 426 Recommends
More proof that the GOP is DISHONEST and has nothing but talking points, NO and all their old, failed ideas! You will rarely ever see Senator Dick Durbin (D-IL) blow up, but he does here, as ...
by MinistryOfTruth
Comment Count 266 comments on Fri Sep 24, 2010 at 09:22 AM PDT with 416 Recommends
He did it. He was going to do it, and he did it. For months now, occasional rumors have gone around that Obama was going to appoint Michael R Taylor to this or that. And he did it. Finally. Monday. ...
by Jill Richardson
Comment Count 565 comments on Wed Jul 08, 2009 at 04:30 AM PDT with 367 Recommends
I'll keep this one really short. As of 9/1, the USDA requires all "raw" almonds to be "pasteurized." Pasteurization involves either steam heat OR a toxic fumigant, propylene oxide. The catch? ...
by OrangeClouds115
Comment Count 295 comments on Fri Sep 07, 2007 at 10:08 AM PDT with 334 Recommends
[UPDATES AT END: 1) The FDA has appointed a "food safety czar," 2) FDA Coalition lobbies Congress -- support them!, and 3) VIDEO of Waxman's opening remarks, and The Gavel blog's ...
by SusanHu
Comment Count 300 comments on Tue May 01, 2007 at 10:28 AM PDT with 319 Recommends
The main award goes to China for the sheer number of melamine-tainted products it ...
by Asinus Asinum Fricat
Comment Count 783 comments on Sat Jan 10, 2009 at 01:20 PM PST with 315 Recommends
How bad does it have to be for the Chinese government to shut you down due ...
by VL Baker
Comment Count 194 comments on Tue Jul 22, 2014 at 07:02 AM PDT with 313 Recommends
When I started covering the pet food recall for PetConnection.com and our nationally syndicated pet column for Universal ...
by ChristieKeith
Comment Count 312 comments on Mon May 07, 2007 at 09:25 AM PDT with 312 Recommends
A fellow blogger recommended that I cross-post this here, so I will. I've been following the peanut butter recall due to salmonella over on my blog, La Vida ...
by OrangeClouds115
Comment Count 393 comments on Wed Jan 21, 2009 at 09:16 AM PST with 299 Recommends
Obama entered office promising to change the US Food and Drug Administration. Under President Bush, staff members had become demoralized and discouraged, and the agency was understaffed due to a ...
by CatM
Comment Count 277 comments on Tue Jan 12, 2010 at 08:42 PM PST with 294 Recommends
I, for one, hope that this is true , and will be further substantiated:
by jamess
Comment Count 274 comments on Tue Aug 24, 2010 at 07:56 PM PDT with 288 Recommends