Debate Over Snowmobile Access In Tahoe National Forest Gets UglyThe debate over snowmobile access in the 1,250-square-mile Tahoe National Forest has turned ugly. Emails, social media posts and online comments with foul and abusive language prompted Forest Service officials to disable a portion of an online comment system.
35,000 Pounds Of Ground Beef Recalled For Plastic ContaminationThe U.S. Department of Agriculture has announced the recall of over 35,000 pounds of ground beef after a consumer found hard plastic pieces in their meat.
California Chicken Still Linked To SalmonellaDespite a year of recorded cases of salmonella, Foster Farms has not issued a recall nor is the government set to order one.
Calif. Company Recalls 8.7 Million Pounds Of Meat A Northern California company is recalling more than 8.7 million pounds of beef products because it processed diseased and unhealthy animals without a full federal inspection, federal officials said Saturday.
USDA Warns Against Washing The Thanksgiving TurkeyAs many begin Thanksgiving preparations, experts are warning not to wash the festive bird because it may increase the risk of developing a food-borne illness.
Calif. Company Recalls Prepackaged Salad, SandwichMore than 90 tons of prepackaged salads and sandwiches by a California catering company are being recalled because a bacterial strain of E. coli has been linked to its products.
USDA Warns CA Poultry Producer Foster Farms Linked To Salmonella OutbreakThe Agriculture Department is threatening to shut down three California poultry processing facilities linked to a salmonella outbreak that has sickened 278 people across the country.
Opinion: Obama Is Trying To Buy The Hispanic And Female Vote With Another Government GiveawayConveniently-timed for Obama's reelection, the Hispanic and Women Farmers and Ranchers Claims Resolution program began September 24, 2012 – just a month-and-a-half before the election. Apparently the Obama administration did not care about this alleged injustice to females and Hispanics any time in the past three-and-a-half years. It just happened to be thought about and addressed now – just before voters pull the lever.
Opinion: Stop, Michelle Obama! The Children Are HungryIn recent decades, the government has taken to feeding needy children to combat the negativity of trying to learn while being hungry. Now, with new Obama administration regulations on school lunches, we have a government that is causing hunger.
USDA Probing Possible California Slaughterhouse RecallThe U.S. Department of Agriculture is trying to determine whether downed, sick animals entered the food supply at a Central California slaughterhouse it shut down Monday after an undercover video revealed what it considered inhumane slaughter practices.
Call Kurtis Investigates: What's In Your Milk?A three-month Call Kurtis investigation has learned 17 different types of antibiotics have been found in the meat of dairy cows, though dairy milk is only screened for six antibiotics.
UPDATE: Mad Cow Disease Found In Dairy Cow In HanfordA senior manager with a California rendering company said Tuesday a cow at its Hanford, Calif., transfer station tested positive for mad cow disease.