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Trade group says millennials’ organic habits will continue into parenthood

A new survey on the attitude of U.S. families on organic food released by the Organic Trade Association (OTA) shows that millennials becoming parents ... continue reading »


FDA sees whole genome sequencing as foundation of future food safety

The FDA is making the case for using whole genome sequencing (WGS) as part of global food safety efforts. Agency officials recently attended a meeting... continue reading »


Industry execs to discuss report on unsaleables reduction strategies

Industry executives will present the most effective strategies CPG retailers, manufacturers and suppliers can implement to reduce the annual $15 billi... continue reading »


FDA delays parts of FSMA rollout, seeks input on water regulations

The FDA is proposing changes to how it will implement provisions of the Produce Safety Rule of the Food Safety Modernization Act (FSMA) in the coming ... continue reading »


Vanmark launches new brand, website

Vanmark, a commercial potato and produce processing equipment manufacturer, recently rebranded and unveiled a new website. The rebranding focuses on o... continue reading »


Key debuts new features for its vibratory conveyors

Key Technology has introduced new features for their vibratory conveyors for food processing and packaging lines. These new features for the Iso-Flo, ... continue reading »


FDA to enhance FSMA collaboration with states

FDA Commissioner Scott Gottlieb, M.D., has outlined a number of immediate next steps in a comprehensive approach to ensuring successful implementation... continue reading »


Bankruptcy judge allows Michigan fruit processor to stay open

Cherry Growers Inc. will be able to continue operating under a Chapter 11 bankruptcy petition while it reorganizes its business operations, U.S. Bankr... continue reading »


Updated NAFTA could bring better food safety

With two rounds of negotiating finished, and third to come later in September, a Canadian farm policy group has released a report arguing that renegot... continue reading »


AeroFarms gets grant to help quality of leafy greens

  The Foundation for Food and Agriculture Research (FFAR), a nonprofit organization established through bipartisan congressional support in the 2014... continue reading »