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Eggs Recalled For Listeria Contamination

AP | Posted 04.04.2012 | Home

MINNETONKA, Minn. -- A Minnesota food company said Friday it is recalling more than a million hard-cooked eggs distributed to 34 states after testing ...

How the Richest "1 Percent" Keep Rewarding Themselves for Epic Failure

Linda Keenan | Posted 06.07.2011 | Business
Linda Keenan

A signature feature of the shadow lobbyist era is not just a manipulation of public policy, but also an embrace of "failing upward". No matter the track record, the elite 1 percent seek more of the same.

Green News Report: January 11, 2011 (Audio)

Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen

TWITTER: @GreenNewsReport. The 'GNR' is also now available on your cell phone via Stitcher Radio's mobile app!. IN TODAY'S RADIO REPORT: The final...

Green News Report: November 9, 2010 (Audio)

Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen

TWITTER: @GreenNewsReport. The 'GNR' is also now available on your cell phone via Stitcher Radio's mobile app!. IN TODAY'S RADIO REPORT: Not-so-ba...

288,000 Eggs Recalled After Salmonella Found At Ohio Farm

AP | MARY CLARE JALONICK | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

WASHINGTON — Evidence of salmonella has been found at an Ohio egg farm that's received financing from the owner of an Iowa egg farm that was behind ...

Eggs From Iowa Recall Could Still End Up On Your Table

AP | DAVID MERCER | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

Millions of eggs from the Iowa farms at the heart of a massive salmonella recall are not destined for the garbage but for a table near you. The recal...

Egg Recall Expands To More Than Half A Billion Nationwide

AP | MARY CLARE JALONICK | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

WASHINGTON — More than a half-billion eggs have been recalled in the nationwide investigation of a salmonella outbreak that Friday expanded to i...

Egg Recall: FDA Warns Egg Company To Clean Up Or Be Shut Down company to clean up or be shut down

AP | MARY CLARE JALONICK | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living

WASHINGTON — One of two Iowa farms that recalled millions of eggs this summer will start shipping its products to stores again, but the second f...

Contaminated Feed: You are What THEY Eat

Nicolette Hahn Niman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Nicolette Hahn Niman

BOLINAS, CALIFORNIA - A recent recall of 500 million eggs for potential salmonella contamination brought to light the crowded, filthy, and utterly una...

Organic Egg on Our Faces

Suzan Colón | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Suzan Colón

If you pay more for organic, cage-free eggs, guess what: The yolk's on you.

Green News Report: September 23, 2010 (Audio)

Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen

TWITTER: @GreenNewsReport. The 'GNR' is also now available on your cell phone via Stitcher Radio's mobile app! IN TODAY'S RADIO REPORT: Look out 19...

Impact of Factory Farming, Food Choices Again In Focus

Wayne Pacelle | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Wayne Pacelle

Today, the House Energy and Commerce Committee conducted a hearing on this summer's massive egg recall, and witnesses included the owners of the facto...

Factory Farmer's Apology Will Not Make Eggs Safer

David Kirby | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
David Kirby

When it comes to eggs and other animal food products raised in huge, industrialized, often unsanitary factory farms, we need more than apologies: We need inspection, enforcement, and accountability.

Egg Companies To Testify Before Congress On Salmonella Outbreak

AP | MARY CLARE JALONICK | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

WASHINGTON — The heads of two Iowa egg farms linked to as many as 1,600 salmonella illnesses this summer gave Congress few answers in testimony ...

I am not a Guinea Pig -- Say no to Frankenfish

Stephanie Soechtig | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Stephanie Soechtig

When we made our documentary "Tapped" there were countless stories of people blindsided by the arrival of bottled water conglomorates coming into into...

GOP Sen. Tom Coburn Threatens To Hold Up Food Safety Bill

AP | MARY CLARE JALONICK | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

WASHINGTON — A Republican senator is threatening to hold up food safety legislation that would give the Food and Drug Administration more power ...

Green News Report: September 14, 2010 (Audio)

Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen

TWITTER: @GreenNewsReport. The 'GNR' is also now available on your cell phone via Stitcher Radio's mobile app! IN TODAY'S RADIO REPORT: They found...

Meatless Monday: Eggs, Ethics and Getting Your Money's Worth

Ellen Kanner | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Ellen Kanner

It's been argued good food isn't cheap.  I don't believe that.  I believe the opposite -- cheap food isn't good.  A McDeal that seems too good ...

The Chicken and the Egg and the Dalai Lama

Tom Christopher | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Tom Christopher

The discovery of disease-bearing eggs should have come as no surprise. Violations uncovered at facilities aren't anomalies; These conditions are inherent in that style of egg production.

No One's Watching the Hen House

Tina Traster | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Tina Traster

It took a while to build the nerve to become a backyard hen raiser but I could not be more thrilled with this decision, particularly in the wake of a recall of half a billion salmonella-tainted eggs.

If I Had A Food Safety Magic Wand

William Marler | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
William Marler

I was asked by a young producer, "Attorney Marler, if you had a magic wand, what would you do to make food safer?"

Half a Billion Eggs, DeCoster, Factory Farms and Consolidation: The View From Iowa

Dave Murphy | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Dave Murphy

As massive food safety outbreaks become more common, everyday Americans are starting to take a closer look at what they eat and how it's made.

New York Times Writers Speak up for Chickens, Chimps

Wayne Pacelle | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Wayne Pacelle

Today, the New York Times covers two of the pitched debates in our society about animals -- the controversy over the use of chimpanzees in biomedical research and the industrial confinement of laying hens in cages for egg production.

Experts Warn: Run From All Runny Eggs

The Stir | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
The Stir

If you're pregnant, be especially careful with any eggs, and if you're not pregnant, you need to start thinking like a pregnant lady and avoid any and all foods that contain raw or uncooked eggs in any form.

Don't Walk on Egg Shells When It Comes to Food Safety

Fedele Bauccio | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Fedele Bauccio

Our egg industry is an emblem of industrialized animal agribusiness -- a system that jeopardizes the health of American consumers each and every day, institutionally abuses animals, and pollutes our seas and waterways.