USDA Won't Test On Kittens AnymoreThe Agriculture Department announced Tuesday it is discontinuing its practice of infecting kittens with parasites for research purposes.
Hungry Man Added To List Of Recalled Foods With Possible Salmonella ContaminationHungry Man joined the list of foods being recalled due to possible salmonella contamination.
Did You Wash Your Hands? New Study Says You're Probably Doing It All WrongA study shows that 97% of the time we're swashing our hands wrong, which can lead to contamination of food and surfaces, and result illness.
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.