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A Small Farmer's Viewpoint to the Tester Amendment (VIDEO)

Rebecca Gerendasy | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Rebecca Gerendasy

Midsized farms may ultimately bear the full brunt of the Food Safety bill. But to what extent have the food contamination scares in recent years been traceable to them?

Michael Pollan Issues Urgent Call To Senators On Food Safety Bill

Alison Rose Levy | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Alison Rose Levy

Health activists have sought to achieve flexibility within S510 for the burgeoning consumer-driven industry in healthier, locally grown foods, supplied by small to medium size operations -- as well as for health supplements.

Will The Food Safety Bill Make Food Safe?

Alison Rose Levy | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Alison Rose Levy

The FDA enforcement pattern has been to ignore, placate or make a deal with the giants, and then turn around and pick on the growers it can outsize and intimidate -- the medium and small ones.