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UK to install raw milk vending machines for easy access to living food

Responding to calls from the public for wider access to raw milk, the UK’s Food Standards Agency (FSA) has taken a surprising and immediate course of action in the public interest. 313 more words


Instituting "FSA" posts

…because I really need certain things to just fucking stop already.

Today’s FSA is “random miracle breakdowns/breakages.”

Story: Last weekend I had plane tickets to go to Toronto. 301 more words

Life & Love

Can data mapping and technology stop another horsemeat scandal?

The answer, according to Chris Wells, head of Food Safety and Product Integrity at Leatherhead Food Research, is “probably not,” but we can vastly reduce the risk by changing the way food is currently tested and by increasing communications between government agencies and the food industry. 897 more words

Trading Standards Institute

Free Syrian Army

This handsome horseman from the Free Syrian Army put me in mind of Bob Dylan: “In a world of steel-eyed death and men who are fighting to be warm, ‘Come in’ she said, ‘I’ll give you shelter from the storm.'”. 174 more words

Middle East

Latest from FSA: How to Make Student Loan Payments Based on Income

Borrowers can base their payment amounts on how much money they make with income-driven repayment plans.  There are three different income-driven repayment plans available for those with federal student loans: 259 more words


Latest from FSA: FAFSA Filers Under the Age of 13

When a person under the age of 13 wishes to apply for financial aid, his or her parent or legal guardian, financial aid administrator, or high school counselor must request a  104 more words