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  1. Northey: Grants Available to Help Promote Specialty CropsRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Osky News

    Iowa Secretary of Agriculture Bill Northey today announced that the Iowa Department of Agriculture and Land Stewardship is accepting applications for grant funding through the Specialty Crop Block Grant program. The grants are available to support projects that enhance the competitiveness of specialty crops grown in Iowa.


  2. Is your sushi lunch as fattening as a Big Mac?Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Daily Mail

    Sushi is fast taking over from the humble sandwich as the nation's most popular grab-and-go food. Its oh-so-healthy reputation as low-calorie and vitamin-rich has fuelled a UK market for the Japanese delicacy worth A 69 million a year.


  3. Chipotle Mexican Grill (CMG) - Investment Analysts' Recent Ratings ChangesRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago |

    According to Zacks, "Chipotle is one of the most recognized fast casual Mexican restaurant chains in the U.S. However, the company's earnings and revenues has come under tremendous pressure in the recent past owing to the negative publicity related to the E. coli and the norovirus outbreaks. As a result, Chipotle shares have underperformed the Zacks categorized RetailFood & Restaurants industry over the last year.


  4. Nutella Maker Fights Back Against Cancer-Causing ClaimsRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | 1560 KNZR

    The maker of Nutella is fighting back against a finding by food safety officials in Europe that palm oil used in Nutella's chocolate-hazelnut spread could pose a potential cancer risk. "Ferrero wants to assure its consumers that Nutella and other Ferrero products that contain palm oil are safe," Ferrero, the Italian company behind Nutella, told ABC News in a statement Thursday.


  5. Produce growers to get help meeting new food safety regulationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 14 | The Pike County Courier

    "These new resources will help us to implement that plan to ensure producers and growers understand this new system for keeping our food supply safe.” - Pennsylvania's produce growers will get help implementing food safety systems from a $6.3 million grant awarded to the state's Department of Agriculture, Governor Tom Wolf announced recently. The grant will help Pennsylvania comply with the Food and Drug Administration's Food Safety Modernization Act, which establishes science-based minimum standards for growing, harvesting, packing, and storing fruits and vegetables grown for human consumption.


  6. Home Repair Resource Center classes, food safety and snowflake craft: Home and Garden NewsRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | The Plain Dealer

    The Home Repair Resource Center offers hands-on classes for homeowners who want to learn how to make simple home repairs. HRRC CLASSES: A more diverse slate of classes and an expanded model home are coming to the Home Repair Resource Center in 2017, according to David Brock, the agency's new education coordinator.


  7. Chipotle: The Case For A Sizzling StockRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Seeking Alpha

    At the pinnacle of Wall Street's love affair with Chipotle Mexican Grill , it seemed the restaurant chain could do no wrong. After debuting in an enormously successful IPO in 2006, the stock rose nearly 1,500 percent over the next nine-and-a-half years.


  8. BOLT System offers management solution to meet new food-handling regulationsRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Trucker

    For those fleets and carriers hauling perishable food that must meet a new federal regulation requiring the prevention of cross-contamination in between loads and the constant monitoring of load conditions during transit, BOLT System offers a fleet management solution to help them meet those new requirements. Federal regulation enacted earlier this year will soon require carriers to constantly monitor temperatures inside refrigerated and non-refrigerated trailers and vans when they haul certain perishable food for human or animal consumption.


  9. 3 Stocks the Market Loves to Hate but That You Should LoveRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Fox News

    One way for investors to find value in today's market is to look for stocks that are temporarily out of favor. All too often traders sell off a company's stock based on short-term problems that don't impair the company's long-term earnings power.


  10. NGI: Leveling feet for machinesRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Packaging World

    The seismic leveling feet from NGI are new and innovative products capable of withstanding earthquakes, due to their ability to absorb combinations of vertical and horizontal vibrations during earthquakes. The NGI seismic leveling feet are available in different sizes, and by combining different foot plate sizes with different spindle and thread heights, users will get leveling feet matching any possible and thinkable needs.


  11. President Obama's Unsung Bipartisan LegacyRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Real Clear Politics

    After eight years in office, President Obama leaves an America more divided than when he arrived. It's a bitter pill to swallow for a man who burst onto the political stage with a powerful message about unity.


  12. California Company Recalls Quick Bread Mix Due to Salmonella ConcernsRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | WebWire

    In December, a company in California announced that they were recalling packages of a quick bread mix that were distributed to the company's nationwide chain of stores. The packages in question were shipped from August of last year until the product recall was announced in December.


  13. Kenya enhances standards in food to help boost tradeRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Kenya Broadcasting Corporation

    Kenya is banking on enhancing standards in food to help boost trade with other African countries as well as reduce health related complications and deaths. This will be through adoption and harmonization standards developed by Codex Coordinating Committee that sets and supervises food safety standards.


  14. Pork products recalled after being repacked without inspectionRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 16, 2016 | National Provisioner

    Olymel S.E.C./ L.P., a Boucherville, Quebec, Canada establishment, is recalling approximately 1,124 pounds of pork ribs products because the products were repacked and distributed without the benefit of federal inspection, the U.S. Department of Agriculture's Food Safety and Inspection Service announced today. The pork ribs items were repacked and produced from Jan. 10 to Jan. 13, 2017.


  15. FSIS proposes Nutrition Facts label overhaulRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 16, 2016 | National Provisioner

    On Dec. 1, 2016, the Food Safety and Inspection Service released a pre-publication version of its long-awaited proposed rule "Revision of the Nutrition Facts Labels for Meat and Poultry Products and Updating Certain Reference Amounts Customarily Consumed." The proposed rule is intended to harmonize FSIS' nutrition facts labeling requirements with the final nutrition labeling regulations published by the Food and Drug Administration in May 2016.


  16. EU Awards 7.7 Million to NanoPack Project to Introduce...Read the original story

    18 hrs ago | Customer Interaction Solutions

    EU Awards a 7.7 Million to NanoPack Project to Introduce Nanotechnology-Based Antimicrobial Packaging to Enhance Food Safety and Reduce Waste The European Union has awarded the international NanoPack consortium a 7.7 million to develop and demonstrate a solution for extending food shelf life by using novel antimicrobial surfaces. The three-year project is aimed at demonstrating, validating and testing food-packaging products with antimicrobial surfaces based upon natural materials.


  17. Japanese tapeworm found in Alaskan-caught salmonRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | SFGate

    Here's the gross news first: A tapeworm found in fish from Asia has now been found in Alaskan salmon. The Centers for Disease Control recently posted an article in its Emerging Infectious Disease journal, stating that Diphyllobothrium nihonkaiense has been found in wild pink salmon from Alaska.


  18. Neogen Corporation (NEOG) Stock Rating Upgraded by Zacks Investment ResearchRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday |

    The brokerage currently has a $74.00 price target on the stock. Zacks Investment Research's price objective points to a potential upside of 11.61% from the stock's previous close.


  19. Nutella defends its use of palm oil, deemed a "potential health concern"Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | KFOR-TV Oklahoma City

    Derived from the fruits and kernels of palm plants, it is consumed worldwide in baked goods, convenience foods and candy, usually as a vegetable oil, shortening or margarine additive. The maker of the Italian confection is drawing focus to how it uses the product, which it said gives Nutella its creamy texture.


  20. Top Consumer Stocks to Buy in 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Fox News

    The year 2016 was not a good year for most retailers. Several high-profile chains filed for bankruptcy -- I'm looking at you, Sports Authority and Eastern Mountain Sports -- and big-box retailers like Macy's , Sears , J.C. Penney , and even Wal-Mart reported dismal sales that led them to close hundreds of stores.