poultry processing plants http://kbia.org en Why EPA and USDA are tweaking standards http://kbia.org/post/why-epa-and-usda-are-tweaking-standards <p></p><p></p><p>Later, we check in with a revised Environmental Protection Agency standard that could help some wastewater treatment facilities struggling to comply with part of the Clean Water Act’s deadline.</p> Wed, 30 Jan 2013 23:20:00 +0000 Kristofor Husted 28054 at http://kbia.org Why EPA and USDA are tweaking standards Modernizing poultry inspection is no easy matter http://kbia.org/post/modernizing-poultry-inspection-no-easy-matter <p></p><p>Retired federal inspector Phyllis McKelvey spent 44 years looking for blemishes and other defects on chicken carcasses. She started as an inspector’s helper, worked her way up, and in 1998, became part of a U.S. Department of Agriculture trial.</p><p>“I was one of the first group of inspectors ever put on HIMP,” she said in an interview from her home in north Alabama.</p> Wed, 30 Jan 2013 18:07:39 +0000 Amy Mayer 28058 at http://kbia.org Modernizing poultry inspection is no easy matter Struggling Infrastructure in the Midwest http://kbia.org/post/struggling-infrastructure-midwest <p>This week:&nbsp;we look at how diversity in Missouri can lead to better business and how&nbsp;struggling Midwest infrastructure can&nbsp;affect&nbsp;you at the grocery store.&nbsp;&nbsp;</p><p>By: Nick Adams&nbsp;</p><p> Thu, 15 Dec 2011 17:53:49 +0000 Nick Adams 5332 at http://kbia.org Struggling Infrastructure in the Midwest