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FDA tells food industry to phase out trans fats

...and the FDA says those trans fats remaining in the food supply are a health concern. Among the foods that commonly...thing the FDA has ever done for the healthfulness of the food supply."Also contributing to the decline over the years are...
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After attacks, shark fishing ban mulled

...blamed or punished for the rare shark attacks, but local officials in Oak Island want a shark fishing ban to limit the food supply for sharks close to shore - at least through the popular Independence Day holiday weekend, town manager Tim Holloman...
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An Alaskan's Local Food

...future generations, we are also primed to expand our food traditions and create a more resilient, self-sufficient food supply in Southeast. Wouldn't it be cool if that head of lettuce in your fridge came from a neighbor down the street rather...
Across state, early salmon catches underweight

...concerning the decline in size-at-age at this early stage, but several biologists had their own ideas related to food supply. The fish aren't getting big because they aren't eating big, with too many salmon sharing a supply of food that...
Q & A with Hoonah fisherman Vernon Hill

...waiting on the float that the float would be sinking downtown. Also, with the price of food you need to supplement your food supply with the subsistence. But I think it is more important, the cultural values that you promote and the feelings that...
Juneau-based community group to build traveling greenhouse

...transportation costs.About 95 percent of the food in southeast Alaska is imported, Heifetz found in a 2014 assessment of the food supply. There is a demand for local food, but a lack of know-how on cultivating and growing food in rural communities...
On the Trails: Eating lichens

...and extensive logging can devastate lichen communities, drastically decreasing the food supply for all of the many consumers. Loss of this important food supply has repercussions in many directions: for example, flying squirrels and voles also...
Genetically-modified foods are bad for the food supply

...appalling condition of our present food supply which is riddled with lifeless...known as GMOs, unlabeled in our food supply have the most direct threat to...Knocking this element out of our food supply will have one of the most drastic...
Outside editorial: A tale of two scares of ... our nation's food supply," yet it doesn't have the authority...more effectively safeguard the food supply. A bill from Rep. Diana DeGette...the safety of the nation's food supply is strong. But each salmonella...
Increasing food safety

The overall safety of the nation's food supply is strong. But a string of food-borne illnesses from some of the country's favorite foods understandably has shaken confidence...


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