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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

Dad's Visit, Guild of American Luthiers and an Esherick Inspired Table

Having completed my bench (mostly anyway – I still intend to add a tool rack), I’ve been happy to get back to building furniture.  I’ve got a little shaker style writing table that I started a while back during a lull in bench building.   524 more words

Backstreet Bully's Revenge

Written by:  Heather Clemenceau

“You can’t kill that horse,” said Stacie Clark, who works for the Adena Springs Retirement Program, as she pleaded with management at Les Viandes de la Petite Nation slaughterhouse, for the return of… 619 more words

Stanley 71

I recently spent a little time on ebay and found myself a Stanley 71 in pretty good shape. These are really cool tools. After about twenty minutes with a wire brush and a few minutes with a grinder and my stones it was ready to go. 263 more words