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Low king salmon numbers forecast in western Alaska

...Development Corp. "Could be a good year, but it might not be a very good year."The corporation for years has attempted to enhance sockeye runs. Biologists fertilized Salmon Lake to increase the food supply and revive the Pilgrim River run.
Five Good Reads for Earth Day

...trajectories of five interrelated trends that were growing exponentially at that time: population, industrial output, food supply, use of non-renewable resources and pollution. The scientists, led by Donella and Dennis Meadows, published their...
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...
Alaska renews push to amass emergency food stocks

...and Veterans Affairs last year issued a request for proposals to have two storage sites ready and one-third of the food supply in place by the end of 2012. But that never happened: the department received just one proposal, which ultimately...
DEC says Alaska fish are safe to eat

...Administration says that it hasn't found any evidence to-date that dangerous levels of radionuclides are in the U.S. food supply. The EPA also says their monitoring shows no dangerous level of radiation in Pacific fish. A report from the Proceedings...
Feeding Juneau one donated item at a time

...families, is just one of many agencies in Juneau that rely on the food bank for at least a portion of their give-away food supply. Some of the other entities that collect from the shelter include the Glory Hole, St. Vincent de Paul and several...
On the Trails: Who cares about earthworms?

...bird density and nest survival tended to be lower in areas with the exotic earthworms, perhaps because of the reduced food supply or because of poorer nest concealment. In Canada, exotic earthworms have invaded both aspen and pine forests east...
A king without its crown

...Administration, the FDA stated it "has no evidence that radionuclides from the Fukushima incident are present in the U.S. food supply at levels that would pose a public health concern. This is true for both FDA-regulated food products imported from...
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