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Trump’s USDA Could Make Hog Workers’ Jobs Even More Dangerous
The government agency proposed a rule that would eliminate line speed maximums at hog plants.
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USDA Spares Poultry Workers Faster Line Speeds, But Hog Workers May Not Get So Lucky
Activists celebrated the decision, but remain concerned about the welfare of workers in hog plants.
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What Nutritionists Pack Their Kids For Lunch
Experts with children share their recipes and tips for fellow parents.
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Here's How Long You Can Freeze Food Before It Goes Bad
Hint: It'll probably outlive you.
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Animal Welfare Groups Slam Proposal To Speed Up Poultry Plant Lines
The National Chicken Council says speeding up processing won't hurt birds. Others disagree.
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WHO Urges End To Routine Antibiotic Use In Farm Animals To Stem Rise Of Superbugs
The WHO director-general called the declining efficacy of antibiotics a "security threat."
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The Poultry Lobby Wants Trump To Let Them Speed Up Processing Lines
Labor and safety groups are urging the Agriculture Department to turn down their request out of concern for workers and the public.
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Texas Public School Districts May Now Store, Not Trash, Leftover Food
Texas schools can now create food pantries on campus where they can store donated food as well as surplus food from the cafeteria.
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How To Practice Food Safety Before And After A Hurricane
Julie R. Thomson
The rules you really should know.
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People Tell Their Tragic Stories To Try To Slow Trump's Rule-Killing Drive
Meanwhile, Congress is considering a bill that would make it harder to write regulations.
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Chipotle Reopening Restaurant Linked To Customer Illnesses
The company suspects norovirus was to blame.
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Baby Food More Likely To Contain Lead Than Normal Food, Study Finds
"There is no safe lead level."
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This Is What Eating Moldy Fruit Does To Your Body
Julie R. Thomson
Don't freak out.
FDA Resumes Testing Foods For Weed Killer, Safety Questions Grow
I am a veteran journalist and research director for U.S. Right...
The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has resumed its first-ever endeavor to evaluate how much of a controversial chemical
Cop Has A Beef With Bolt In His Arby's Sandwich
Investigators blame faulty machinery, but Sgt. Patrick Cosby suspects foul play.
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How To Keep Your Food Safe At Your Weekend Cookout
Julie R. Thomson
Let's make this a memorable holiday -- but in a good way.
Man Dies After Eating Gas Station's Nacho Cheese Sauce
Martin Galindo was one of 10 people who contracted botulism from the cheese.
Woman Spends 3 Weeks In Intensive Care After Eating Gas Station Nacho Cheese
5 cases of botulism have been connected to the same gas station..
It Isn't Easy Being A 'Humane' Slaughterhouse
A meat facility lauded for its humane practices keeps getting slammed for USDA violations, revealing the limits of feel-good food.
California Could Lead On Dyes
Michael F. Jacobson
President, Center for Science in the Public Interest
In the early 1970s, a California physician made a startling discovery. Allergist Benjamin Feingold found that removing certain
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The Easiest Way To Avoid Buying Contaminated Ground Beef
You can get geekier by taking that steak home and grinding it yourself if you know how to work the grinder attachment on your stand mixer.
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America's Food Supply Is Potentially At Stake, Thanks To Trump
Advocates are growing anxious while key federal agencies shun them, meeting with industry groups instead.
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There's A Right Way To Clean Your Refrigerator
By By Dr. Mehemet Oz, O, The Oprah Magazine
Your guide to which food can stay and which should go, plus how to handle and store it all.
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Dead Bat Found In Fresh Express Salad Prompts Recall
The product in question was sold in Walmarts in the southeastern U.S.
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There's A Food Poisoning Risk Top Cookbooks Don't Tell You About
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McDonald's Will Use Fresh Beef On Some Hamburgers, And Wendy's Isn't Having It
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