Food industry battling over proposal on added-sugar labels

...Things they want you to think are healthy are full of sugar."When the Environmental Working Group analyzed 80,000 food products, it found that 58 percent had extra sugar added. That included even most deli meats on supermarket shelves."I...

Ramblin' Rhodes: Bates' ?'Me and Conway' ?is worth listen

...city. The chef of the barbecue pits was none other than Clem Castleberry, who became the founder of Castleberry's food products distributed internationally.Landis took the opportunity to not only praise Cobb, then player/manager with the...

Thomas Wonder

...Wonder resided in Martinez since 1982 after twenty two years in the steel industry. He continued his career in the food products and the health care industries and retired from the Kendall Company as Plant Engineer and Maintenance Manager in 1990...

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Taste of home Not all food products are distributed nationwide. Sometimes when you move from one part of the country to another there's a certain brand of cookie...

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Tests find unapproved corn in veggie corn dogs

...of biotech corn that prompted nationwide recalls of food products last fall has shown up in yet another product, Kellogg's-made...virtually impossible to keep some of it from getting into food products because of the way corn is intermingled, said Gene...

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Clem Castleberry

...business entrepreneur came along at a time when the nation was just realizing it didn't have to buy just perishable food products but food could last for months using canned goods. Clem Castleberry's father ran a Broad Street grocery store and...

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Possible salmonella exposure prompts recall

...possible salmonella contamination after 62 people fell ill at a Louisiana wedding, officials said. Savoie's Sausage & Food Products Inc., of Opelousas, La., is voluntarily recalling about 500,000 pounds of frozen "Savoie's Dressing Mix...

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EPA says little unapproved corn left in food supply

...variety of biotech corn are substantially less than the government thought last fall after the grain was discovered in food products, the Environmental Protection Agency says. In a report to a panel of scientific advisers who meet Tuesday and Wednesday...

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Helpers keep food bank alive

...Bottles of juice and boxes of toothpaste are spread across the counters. Pallets of sorted toiletries, drinks and food products are slowly taking shape. It's a typical salvage procedure at Golden Harvest Food Bank, and the day's volunteers...

EPA says no StarLink corn will be allowed in food

...been proven safe for human consumption. Discovery of the corn in taco shells last fall spawned nationwide recalls of food products and embarrassed the biotechnology industry. Developer Aventis CropScience withdrew the corn from the market but asked...

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