Food Issues

6 Scary Discoveries That Prompted Recent Food Recalls

Alternet 5/16 8:30P Robin Scher, AlterNet
There s no telling what might pop up in your lunch. Ever suffered from a foodborne illness? Fevered sweats, paralyzing stomach cramps, nausea, and a strong aversion to the smell, taste and general...

San Diego Farmers’ Markets Help Local Food Take Root

Civil Eats 5/10 11:05P John Cappetta
When Dave Heafner and Leslie Pesic started their DA-LE Ranch in 2003, they were raising hens, pigs, and rabbits and selling to a few customers by pre-order, delivered once a week to the parking lot of...

Trump Executive Order Promises to Slash Farm Regulations

Civil Eats 5/7 11:00P Elizabeth Grossman
“Our farmers deserve a government that serves their interest and empowers them to do the hard work that they love to do so much,” said President Trump when signing an executive order titled, “ Promoting Agriculture and Prosperity in Rural America...
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