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Republicans Propose Slashing Food Safety

motherjones.com | March 10, 11 at 06:29 AM

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Republicans Propose Slashing Food Safety

Editor's Note: Reports of tainted food haven't stopped making headlines. Last week, the Department of Agriculture recalled chicken and pork tainted with listeria—a month after recalling E. coli-carrying ground beef. By eliminating...

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Criminal Gardening -- Grow too much food, and you'll be fined

youtube.com | January 28, 11 at 07:46 AM

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Criminal Gardening -- Grow too much food, and you'll be fined

Although the incident below has more to do with officious local zoning fascists than the Federal government, it is nevertheless a glimpse of where we could be headed if the Monsanto-written, Obama-approved...

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John Robbins: How Egg Industry Greed Caused the Salmonella Outbreak

huffingtonpost.com | John Robbins | August 28, 10 at 04:47 PM

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John Robbins: How Egg Industry Greed Caused the Salmonella Outbreak

Photo Credit: Suat Enman For years, the U.S. egg industry has been telling us that there is no connection between salmonella outbreaks and the practice of cramming layer hens into cages so...

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Report Says Contaminated Meat Is In Supermarkets

abcnews.com | April 15, 10 at 06:32 AM

Read More: contamination, Food and Drug Administration, Food safety, meat, pesticides, toxins

Report Says Contaminated Meat Is In Supermarkets

It is a frightening picture: beef contaminated with toxic heavy metals, pesticides and antibiotics making its way into the nation's supermarkets. Phyllis K. Fong, the Agriculture Department's inspector general, looked at how...

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Who's watching what we eat?

Los Angeles Times | September 11, 09 at 10:45 PM

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Who's watching what we eat?

The federal agencies that are supposed to safeguard the nation's food have long resisted calls, including those from us, for merging into a single food authority. Amid the peanut-product salmonella outbreak, though,...

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SARS: Another Deadly Virus From the Meat Industry

Michael Greger, M.D. | November 6, 05 at 02:41 AM

Read More: disease, food safety, michael gregor, sars

Animal agriculture is not just a public health hazard for those that consume meat. In fact, the single worst epidemic in recorded world history, the 1918 influenza pandemic, has been blamed on...

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