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Ex-manager at Ga. plant linked to deadly peanut outbreak says 'scared to death' by lab test

...digestive tracks. While not all coliform bacteria are harmful, a positive test suggests fecal contamination has tainted food products.Wilkerson wrote the problem was caused by mice inside the processing plant."No way... seriously? Who is our...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-08-12/ex-manager-ga-plant-linked-de
Georgia plant manager testifies to mildew, mold at processor linked to salmonella outbreak

...inside."There was multiple areas in the plant that were leaking," said Lightsey, who explained workers would cover food products with plastic to keep them dry.Prosecutors accuse Parnell and his brother and food broker, Michael Parnell, of shipping...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2014-08-11/georgia-plant-manager-testifies-mil
Child rapist stalked many, left mysteries, FBI says

...into an incident involving Coniglio, according to records obtained by the AP.At the time, Coniglio worked selling food products in Hilton Head, and at one diner he told an employee that he and a partner had started a modeling agency. He asked...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-07-02/ga-child-rapist-stalke
Pecan industry looks to India as its next China

...India has some of the highest agricultural tariffs in the world."India has occasionally lowered the tariff rate for food products with a track record of imports," the USTR said. It pointed to lowered tariffs on almonds and pistachios, which...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-01-04/pecan-industry-looks-india-it
Ramblin' Rhodes: When in Augusta, baseball great Ty Cobb also loved golf

...Augusta were presided over by Clem Castleberry, who later would develop his line of world-famous Castleberry's food products.Also attending that barbecue during his first visit to Georgia was baseball commissioner Kennesaw "Mountain" Landis...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2014-04-08/ramblin-rhodes-when-a
Subway phasing out 'yoga mat chemical' from bread

...illustrates a split in thought about what should go into our food. One side says such additives are used in hundreds of food products and are safe to eat in the quantities approved by the FDA. The other side asks why such ingredients need to be used...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-04-11/subway-phasing-out-yoga-ma
Marijuana can also cause vomiting, make kids sick

...concerning children age 9 or younger sickened by accidentally ingesting marijuana, usually by eating a marijuana-laced food product, according to a study published this week in the Annals of Emergency Medicine.Many of these products, such as brownies...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/health/2014-02-06/marijuana-can-also-cause-vom
Plant swap and Sale, May deals

...supplies on sale include coolers, grills, charcoal, lighter fluid, paper plates, napkins and plastic cups.Non-food products on sale in May include allergy medication, insect repellent and sunscreen. This is also a good time to find early...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/smart-shopper/2013-04-25/coupon-lady-
MOX campaign nets 9,400-pound food bank donation

...pounds of food and $27,800 for the food bank during the past three years in food drives.The food bank provides food products to adults and children in 30 counties in South Carolina and Georgia, with local warehouses in Aiken and Augusta...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2013-09-12/mox-campaign-nets-9400-pound-
No more trans fat: FDA banning the artery-clogger

...in a statement that his group estimates that food manufacturers have voluntarily lowered the amount of trans fats in food products by 73 percent.The group, which represents the country's largest food companies, did not speculate on a reasonable...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2013-11-07/no-more-trans-fat-fda-bann