Category Archives: Food Safety
In all their wisdom, the 4th Reich has decided to shift responsibility for meat-safety inspections from George Ervin “Sonny” Perdue III’s Department of Agriculture to the pork industry itself: “President Donald Trump’s US Department of Agriculture is close to finalizing … Continue reading
As many of you might have noticed, country-wide, all Romaine Lettuce has been pulled from the grocery stores, all salad mixes with Romaine included. For those of us with a Cesar Salad addiction, this torpedo’ed some Thanksgiving menus. It was … Continue reading
UPDATE 2-U.S. loses WTO appeal in meat label dispute with Canada, Mexico May 18 (Reuters) – The United States has lost a battle with Canada and Mexico over its meat labeling rules, the World Trade Organization said on Monday in … Continue reading
Ick. The world’s first lab-grown burger is to be unveiled and eaten at a news conference in London on Monday. Scientists took cells from a cow and, at an institute in the Netherlands, turned them into strips of muscle which … Continue reading
…but notice how Willard 2.0 never actually eats it. Happy Saturday!
MIAMI BEACH, Fla. (AP) – British celebrity chef Jamie Oliver called Sarah Palin a “Froot Loop” for criticizing the Obama administration’s healthy eating initiatives, and said getting healthy foods to kids is a civil rights issue. (Full article)
WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Some 390 tons of ground beef produced by a California meat packer, some of it nearly two years ago, is being recalled for fear of potentially deadly E. coli bacterium tainting, U.S. officials said on Monday. “Bah,” … Continue reading