The USDA and FDA continue their investigation of imported rice protein concentrate which has been found to contain melamine and melamine-related compounds. Based on information currently available, FDA and USDA believe the likelihood of illness after eatin
Agricultural market concentration continues to rise, according to a new study released by the National Farmers Union. The study documents that the top four beef packers dominate 83.5% of the market; four pork packers control 66% of the market, and the top
The USDA Thursday announced a proposal to expand the list of allowable imports from countries presenting a minimal risk of
introducing bovine spongiform encephalopathy, or mad-cow disease, into the U.S.