Newsbites:Fresh Express Bags Food Contamination Trifecta; As the Sludge Flies in San Francisco, a City PR Guy Takes Flack (or Whatever) for His Bosses; What’s Killing the Lobsters–Mystery Solved?

    Fresh Express Bags Food Safety Trifecta In the past three months, Fresh Express, a unit of Chiquita Brands International, managed to claim food contamination’s Triple Crown. Sustainable Food News reports that earlier this month, the company, known for its bagged “ready-to-eat” salad greens, recalled nearly 3,000 cases of its Veggie Lover’s Salad mix […]

Newsbites: Where Have All the Lobsters Gone? Good Riddance to a Bad Pesticide. Is USDA Organic Food from China Really Organic?

● Warmer Waters Decimate Lobster Populations ● Endosulfan Banned: Good Riddance to a Bad Pesticide ●How “Organic” is USDA Organic Food from China Where Have All the Lobsters Gone? On Cape Cod, Mass., nothing says summer evening as clearly as a big pot of boiling seawater and a mess of locally caught lobsters. Thanks to […]