I believed the hype over food labels for too long. I spent thousands of dollars on organic. I read labels like a madwoman; I feared everything.
Two Republican Senators introduced the U.S. Beef Integrity Act, which would make certain that the “Product of the U.S.A.” label only goes on U.S. beef.
The nation’s second largest general farm organization says U.S. beef producers are at a serious disadvantage by the current “Product of the U.S.A” label and those standards need to be changed immediately. National Farmers Union (NFU) recently wrote to USDA’s Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) in support of a petition by the Organization for […]
As the FDA considers a new “healthy” foods label, dairy foods and drinks should be an integral part of the new federal effort, says Edge Dairy Farmers Cooperative. The Nutrition Innovation Strategy should address the mislabeling of nondairy products, allow product innovation in dairy foods and include dairy if the agency pursues a new designation […]
The dairy industry is applauding comments by the FDA Commissioner Tuesday that indicate his agency will soon get tougher on plant-based dairy labeling. FDA Commissioner Scott Gottlieb told an audience at a Politico Pro Summit on Tuesday in Washington that his agency will soon begin enforcing regulations that define milk as an animal product, not […]