You're about to know a lot less about the meat you eat
January 16, 2016, 2:50 p.m. by Robin Shreeves
The government no longer requires Country of Origin Labeling on meat, and the USDA has rescinded a grass-fed beef label.
Sugar gets called out in 2016 dietary guidelines (and meat, we're watching you)
January 7, 2016, 12:25 p.m. by Mary Jo DiLonardo
And yes, everyone still needs to eat their fruits and vegetables.
Almond milk lawsuit is a reminder to be an educated food consumer
July 27, 2015, 2:11 p.m. by Robin Shreeves
The makers of Almond Breeze are being sued for false advertising.
What will the USDA's new label do to mandatory GMO labeling efforts?
May 21, 2015, 10:10 a.m. by Robin Shreeves
A request for a USDA Process Verified label for its non-GMO product has raised questions. Here are some answers.
USDA encourages ignoring sell-by date on some foods
April 23, 2015, 10:36 a.m. by Robin Shreeves
In its Week in Review video, a USDA rep says it’s OK to eat that dry pasta several months past its sell-by date.
'Kids Eat Right' label to disappear as quickly as possible
April 2, 2015, 2:46 p.m. by Robin Shreeves
The backlash from Kraft placing a healthy eating label on its processed cheese singles made the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics rethink the label’s use.
Should sustainability info be included in dietary guidelines?
January 6, 2015, 6:25 p.m. by Robin Shreeves
Foods that are healthy also tend to be sustainable. Should the USDA guidelines reflect that?