QA Editor's Choices for the Week of May 31
Editor's Choice
Editor's Choice

QA Editor's Choices for the Week of May 31

Recently added articles and other resources highlighted by the QA staff.


New Book Takes a Look at the Transparency of the Food System
“Food System Transparency: Law, Science and Policy of Food and Agriculture,” which comes out June 10, is co-edited by Gabriela Steier and Adam Friedlander.

FDA Launches Challenge to Spur Development of Affordable Traceability Tools
The Food and Drug Administration's challenge is part of broader food safety efforts.

Tyson Foods Announces Donnie King to Succeed Dean Banks as President and CEO
The announcement comes as King announces he's stepping down for personal reasons.

Good Bacteria Could Contribute in the Fight Against Pathogens in the Food Processing Environment
In a study, scientists explained the survival behavior of E. coli O157:H7 after exposure to unfavorable conditions such as those created by routine sanitation procedures, and how it varies within beef processing facilities that are following similar sanitizing protocols.

Flying Insects Not Likely To Transmit SARS-CoV-2, ARS Studies Show
Researchers in the ARS Arthropod-Borne Animal Diseases Research Unit in collaboration with Kansas State University, are investigating whether insects are involved in any way in the transmission of the SARS-CoV-2 virus.