According to Food-Navigator-usa.com, the CFS has asked the Food and Drug Administration to wait on defining whether GMO’s have a place in “all natural” labeling, until after a public comment period. For the complete article, click here. Do you think the consumer’s have a right to help define what natural means to them?
You may have heard about prebiotics and probiotics, but you do you understand what they mean for your health? Read this great article by Jackie Newgent, RDN, CDN, written for the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics to understand how these functional ingredients work together to promote good health: Prebiotics and Probiotics: the Dynamic Duo.
A news release from FoodSafety.gov.
Scenic Fruit Company of Gresham, Oregon today announced it is voluntarily recalling 5,091 cases (61,092 eight ounce bags) of Woodstock Frozen Organic Pomegranate Kernels. Based on an ongoing epidemiological and traceback investigation by the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) and the Centers for Disease Control (CDC) of an illness outbreak, the kernels have the potential to be contaminated with Hepatitis A virus. More information here.