As consumers’ love affair with seafood continues to grow, so does the pressure on populations of popular fish. Many species such as red snapper, Atlantic halibut, West Coast salmon, and cod are considered overfished. And fishing methods, such as bottom trawling for monkfish and other species, can destroy important habitat.
BEIJING -- Chinese food producers must record all the information on raw material procurement and food processing procedures and keep the record for at least two years, under a new regulation to ensure food safety.
The requirement is detailed in the Regulation on the Implementation of the Food Safety Law, which was published Friday.
BOISE, Idaho -– The Idaho State Department of Agriculture is working on an update to the state's rules on how raw milk may be sold.
The first meeting for the negotiated rule process is set for Aug. 10 in Boise.
Ballymaloe cookery guru Darina Allen has dismissed the claims made by Mairead McGuinness MEP that she is "naive in the extreme", after she encouraged people to "go to their nearest farm with cans to collect milk".
This was a tasting that didn't involve grapes with fancy French names. No crystal glasses, cheese or white tablecloths.
In a pavilion in Independence Park in Beaver County, about 30 people stared at paper place mats bearing seven circles. Two women traveled among picnic tables, placing in the circles medicine cups of white liquid.
Mitchell (who is probably the Bill Mitchell of Ontario Dairy Farmers but the electronic version of the story doesn’t say) writes that once upon a time, farmer Michael Schmidt could pontificate about raw milk and freedom of choice, and then buy a newspaper or turn on TV to hear his words repeated with little or no challenge.