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Hen housing tradeoffs: Food safety, workers and consumers

As it turns out, the food stores and restaurant chains promising to sell only cage-free eggs by some date in the future and egg producers have been doing their due diligence when it comes to the housing of laying hens. Recently released findings of the Laying Hen Housing Research Project by the Coalition for Sustainable… Continue Reading

Food Safety: Lightning Rod for Consumer Outrage


Diana: “We have had more than 24 of your expired pouches, and my son has had diarrhea for a week!!!!!!! Honestly, giving me a voucher to buy more pouches is not adequate compensation for my son’s pain and suffering!” Rebeccah: “My daughter is still experiencing diarrhea. I hate not knowing what could be going on… Continue Reading

Poll Shows Food Safety Confidence Slightly Decreased This Year

U.S. citizens are slightly less confident in the safety of the food supply compared to recent years, according to annual polling conducted by the Center for Food Integrity. As part of the CFI’s annual study tracking attitudes toward the food supply over time, the organization asked respondents a series of questions about food prices, animal… Continue Reading

Confidence in Food Safety Slipping, Industry Survey Finds

When it comes to food, consumers value safety and affordability above all else, but their confidence in food safety is slipping, according to a new survey by the industry-backed Center for Food Integrity. Food safety tops the list of consumer priorities, barely edging out affordability, but the survey, conducted in partnership with Iowa State University,… Continue Reading