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Saving the Local Slaughterhouse

Saving the Local Slaughterhouse

| March 12, 2014 | 0 Comments

The closure of the Rancho Feed Co. slaughterhouse has left a gaping hole in the Northern California food system. But, Marin Sun Farms’ David Evans has purchased the facility and hopes to step up for local ranchers.

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Chobani Issues All-Clear After Yogurt Recall

Chobani Issues All-Clear After Yogurt Recall

| September 8, 2013 | 3 Comments

After concerns over its product led the Chobani Greek yogurt company to issue a voluntary recall of some packages earlier this week, the food maker now says the mold that was identified as the culprit is not dangerous.

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KQED’s Forum: Egg Recall

KQED’s Forum: Egg Recall

| August 27, 2010 | 0 Comments

More than 500-million eggs have been recalled after outbreaks of salmonella nationwide. The head of the FDA says her agency needs more authority to prevent food borne illnesses. Forum discusses the weaknesses in food safety regulation and what should be done.

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KQED's Forum: Food Safety

KQED's Forum: Food Safety

| April 9, 2009 | 2 Comments

Last month, the Obama administration vowed to upgrade food safety laws for the 21st century. Just last week, traces of salmonella in a central California pistachio processing plant sparked a nationwide recall of the nut. What does the future hold for food safety?

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