High levels of dioxin, a cancer causing chemical was found 150,000 tons of chicken and pork feed, causing eggs to be recalled and hens culled, via Time.
Posts Categorized: Food Politics
The Food and Agriculture Organization announced that the price of food has greatly increased. Demands for meats, grains, and sugars are compounding the problem, via The Atlantic.
$30 million is going to be paid back to Northeast dairy farmers from Dean Foods because of price fixing. Support your local dairy farmers, via Huffington Post.
Seasonal high end specialties are under attack in France. A recent murder, growing thefts, and disease threaten oysters and truffles, via Independent UK.
Excerpts from the 2010 Star Chefs Conference discussion on if cooking is an art or a craft. Featuring Michael and many more, via StarChefs.