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New federal food safety rules issued after deadly outbreaks

...manufacturers will have to prepare food safety plans for the government that detail...manufacturers already follow good food safety practices and the law would aim to ensure that all do."The food safety problems we face have one thing...
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Fireweed yields tasty treats from Kenai bees

...exports hundreds of pounds of honey out of the state.The Food Safety and Sanitation program with the State of Alaska does...monitoring unless complaints are made to the DEC's Food Safety and Sanitation Program said Section Manager Brehan Kohl...
No contaminated cucumbers ID'd in Juneau

...stores were not impacted," she said, referring to stores in Southeast, Kodiak and Dutch Harbor.Jeremy Ayers, a food safety specialist for the state, said it's easily possible for different stores to have different suppliers, even if they're...
My Turn: GMO labeling is justified for more than just salmon

...Accurate Food Labeling Act supposedly "creates a federal standard for GMO labeling that will eliminate confusion, advance food safety, and provide much-needed consistency for both food manufacturers and consumers." At least that's what the Snack...
On-farm food safety workshops available to food growers statewide

...Agriculture has been offering On-Farm Food Safety Workshops throughout the state...workshops is to educate growers about food safety practices in the field and after...agricultural practices to ensure food safety practices at a farm or garden...
Increasing food safety

...confidence. Passage last month of the Food Safety Enhancement Act by the House was...These are the deficiencies the Food Safety Enhancement Act seeks to develop and implement written food safety plans. These would include developing...

FOOD SAFETY TRAINING OFFERED FEB. 4A certified food...videoconference in Kodiak, Unalaska and Craig.The food safety workshop, hosted by the University of...manager on staff to ensure compliance with food safety regulations.Palmer Extension agent Julie...
The summer of the food truck city has doubled in recent years. Fewer than 10 mobile food service units were registered with the state's Food Safety and Sanitation Program a decade ago. Now, there are 22."It's been increasingly popular," Jason Wiard, a state...

...hospitals looking for her.BOB GILDERSLEEVEBob Gildersleeve, who lived near Baltimore, was a vice president of a food-safety company called Ecolab.Gildersleeve had worked for the company for 22 years, most recently as vice president of corporate...
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FDA tells food industry to phase out trans fats

...less than half of a gram of trans fat to zero on the package label.Susan Mayne, director of the FDA's Center for Food Safety and Applied Nutrition, says those hidden amounts can still "add up to a considerable intake of trans fats if you look...
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