The Strategy, released last week, and its accompanying science-based Pollinator Research Action Plan outline needs and priority actions to better understand pollinator losses and improve pollinator health. These actions will be supported by coordination of existing Federal research efforts and accompanied by a request to Congress for additional resources to respond to the pollinator losses that are being experienced.
ConAgra Foods is likely to face a criminal charge now that the U.S. government has completed its investigation of the company's 2007 peanut butter recall.
Proper transport of processed foods and raw commodities is particularly important during the summer months. This is because, as stated by the pest management company McCloud Services, pest infestations are more likely to increase during these times, which can impact food quality and consumer health.
AIB International Certification Services (AIBI-CS) received ANSI accreditation to offer IFS audits and earned BRC’s esteemed five-star rating.
California Natural Products Compliance Manager Bruce Ferree, CFS, has received the 2015 Calvert Willey Award for his outstanding, enthusiastic, and unique volunteer leadership to IFT for more than three decades.