Moment for health: Defining food labels

Newport Beach Independent There are many ways to maintain good health, but basically it comes down to the very thing that keeps our body going: food. Our food is at least 4 to 5 times removed from us… Read More

Things to consider when buying chicken

LA Daily News Although Americans are eating less meat overall, chicken has surpassed beef as the most popular choice for meat. This is likely due to both the increased costs of beef and the common perception that chicken… Read More

Do you understand today’s meat labels?

Fox News There’s a lot more to beef than just the cow. Today’s modern bovine is quality-controlled from before birth to beyond the packing line with specific cuts of meat making their way across the globe in mere… Read More

9 most confusing words on chicken labels

News and Views If you’ve been worrying about antibiotics in meat and antibiotic-resistant superbugs, good news: Perdue Farms says it will no longer routinely inject antibiotics into eggs about to hatch, NPR reports. Until now, the eggs (these… Read More

Consumers can’t crack the code on humane eggs

By Jenni Spinner+, 10-Jul-2014 Nearly two thirds of US consumers will spend more on speciality eggs, but most don’t fully understand what terms describing humanely raised eggs mean. http://www.foodproductiondaily.com/Packaging/Food-packaging-labels-confuse-consumers

New Research: Consumers Confused by Egg Carton Labels

AUSTIN, Texas, July 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ — Nearly two-thirds of Americans routinely spend more to buy specialty eggs, but a new nationwide poll reveals they don’t always get what they think they’re paying for. How well do you… Read More

9 Disappointing Facts About Chipotle

 The company says it serves “Food With Integrity.” What does that mean? posted on June 25, 2014, at 4:56 p.m. Deena Shanker, BuzzFeed Staff 1. Chipotle doesn’t do all of its own cooking: Some is done by an… Read More

Does ‘pasture-raised’ mean the eggs are better?

June 30, 2014 1:45 pm • Bill Daley Chicago Tribune “Pasture-raised eggs”: Do you look for that description when shopping? Fewer than 1 in 4 respondents looked for that phrase, according to a poll of 670 Americans conducted in… Read More

New Research Shows Egg Labels Scramble the Minds of Consumers

Shoppers are spending more on specialty eggs, but new research reveals they do not really know what they are buying. A new national survey shows egg carton labels are confusing consumers. They want the benefits of pasture-raised eggs… Read More

Compass: Certified Humane

Certified Humane Organic foods have long graced store shelves. But there’s another label that may be just as important. Here’s something to start looking for on your grocery products. Humane Farm Animal Care (HFAC) is a non-profit organization… Read More