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FDA Plan
10:42 am
Thu December 12, 2013

No Antibiotics for Pigs and Cattle

Credit Bill Wheelhouse/Harvest Public Media

The Food and Drug Administration wants to phase out antibiotics in meat.

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Food Safety
2:24 pm
Mon December 9, 2013

Most Imported Food Not Inspected

Produce at a supermarket
Credit Karimian/Flickr

Food and Drug Administration regulators inspected less than two-percent of the food shipments that were imported to the U.S. in the 2012 fiscal year.

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New Rule on Food for Animals as well as Humans
3:28 pm
Mon December 10, 2012

New FDA Requirement Affects Feed Mills

WIU Professor Dr. Carol Longley

A new food safety requirement that goes into effect at the end of the year affect those that manufacture food both for animal and human consumption. Facilities that "manufacture, process, pack or hold food" for both animals  and people must register with the FDA by December 31st.

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