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Wal-Mart to focus on food safety in China: Asia chief

See the original story run by Reuters News (Nov 5, 2014)

Wal-Mart Stores Inc (WMT.N) is focusing on food safety as the world’s largest retailer aims to boost profitability of its more than 400 stores in China, Wal-Mart Asia chief executive Scott Price told Reuters. 481 more words

Business Journalism

Day 28: Farmers are consumers, too.

Janell Baum Thomas knew she wanted to be involved in agriculture from the start. Now an e-content editor for Penton Farm Progress, Janell’s experiences growing up on her family farm planted the seed, but her experience in 4-H and as an Illinois Association FFA State Officer made it a no-brainer. 503 more words

Animal Care

Artificial Dyes in Our Food Supply

The connection between artificial food additives and children’s behavior became popular in the 1970’s with the Feingold diet.   Dr. Feingold was the first to put into practice a diet that used the elimination of certain food additives to reduce unwanted behavior in children, especially hyperactivity. 1,028 more words

Registered Dietitian

27 November 2014 - Food safety in everyday life: shopping for fresh food on wet-markets in rural Vietnam

There is a new study by Sigrid Wertheim-Heck and colleagues about how Vietnamese consumers are making decisions about where they buy fresh vegetables and how they factor in the role of food safety (you can read it… 377 more words

Markets

Thanksgiving turkey safety tips

KIMT News 3 – Thanksgiving is called “turkey day” for a reason, chances are the bird will be front and center at your family get together. 234 more words

Iowa

Spotlight on Health: Let's Talk Turkey...and Holiday Food Safety

Today is Thanksgiving and turkey is on everyone’s mind. But there is one other thing we should all be mindful of as we get ready for the day’s big meal: food safety. 251 more words

Spotlight On Health