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Food Traceability Report back issues
Sustainable agriculture appointees.(ADVENTITIOUS TRACES)
October 1, 2010... SUSTAINABLE AGRICULTURE APPOINTEES: After a two-month application submission and review period, the Wisconsin-based Leonardo Academy has announced the appointment of four new members to its Sustainable Agriculture Standards Committee, which is developing a sustainable agriculture standard for...
Seafood traffic lights.(ADVENTITIOUS TRACES)
October 1, 2010... SEAFOOD TRAFFIC LIGHTS: Whole Foods Market has launched a new color-coded traffic light rating program that measures the environmental impact of its wild-caught seafood. A seafood product is given a green, yellow or red rating, based on sustainability. A green rating indicates that the species...
Sustainability summit.(ADVENTITIOUS TRACES)
October 1, 2010... SUSTAINABILITY SUMMIT: The Food Marketing Institute and Grocery Manufacturers Association, working together as the Trading Partner Alliance, have announced the 2010 Sustainability Summit, Dec. 6-9, at the Crystal Gateway Marriott in Arlington, Va. The event aims to bring together retailers,...
Large EU member-states oppose biotech cultivation proposals.(GRAINS)
October 1, 2010... The European Commission's plans to devolve biotech crop cultivation powers to member-states appeared in jeopardy last month, as agriculture ministers from large EU member-states took issue with the proposals and refused to give their blessing. The European Commission in July announced plans...
FDA hearing sharply divided over GE salmon labeling.(LABELING)
October 1, 2010... Speakers at FDA's Sept. 21 hearing on labeling food from AquaBounty's transgenic salmon were sharply divided over whether to require language stating that the product had been genetically engineered. Citing consumers' right to know and polls showing intense public interest in GE salmon, most...