cool http://kbia.org en Field Notes: Where does our meat come from? http://kbia.org/post/field-notes-where-does-our-meat-come <p><em style="margin: 0px; padding: 0px; border: 0px; font-size: 15px; vertical-align: baseline; color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Georgia, Times, serif; line-height: 22px;">This is the latest installment of Harvest Public Media’s&nbsp;</em><a href="http://kbia.org/programs/field-notes" style="margin: 0px; padding: 0px; border: 0px; font-size: 15px; vertical-align: baseline; color: rgb(12, 76, 162); font-family: Georgia, Times, serif; line-height: 22px;">Field Notes</a><em style="margin: 0px; padding: 0px; border: 0px; font-size: 15px; vertical-align: baseline; color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font- Fri, 29 Nov 2013 12:00:00 +0000 Abbie Fentress Swanson 44213 at http://kbia.org Field Notes: Where does our meat come from? New labeling rules could give consumers more info about their meat http://kbia.org/post/new-labeling-rules-could-give-consumers-more-info-about-their-meat <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">A new labeling rule that went into full effect Saturday requires </span>meatpackers<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> and retailers to provide consumers with more information about where their meat comes from.</span></p> Mon, 25 Nov 2013 12:00:00 +0000 Abbie Fentress Swanson 44211 at http://kbia.org New labeling rules could give consumers more info about their meat COOL should rule the meat case, judge decides http://kbia.org/post/cool-should-rule-meat-case-judge-decides <p>A federal judge has ruled that the meat industry must implement a new U.S. Department of Agriculture country-of-labeling rule, also known as COOL. The rule, which the USDA finalized in May, requires companies to label where animals were born, raised and slaughtered; and prohibits meat from two different animals from being comingled and sold in the same package.</p> Wed, 11 Sep 2013 17:12:56 +0000 Abbie Fentress Swanson 40323 at http://kbia.org COOL should rule the meat case, judge decides Field Notes: Overhaul of meat labels on hold http://kbia.org/post/field-notes-overhaul-meat-labels-hold <p><em>This is the latest installment of Harvest Public Media’s&nbsp;</em><a href="http://kbia.org/programs/field-notes">Field Notes</a><em>, in which reporters talk to newsmakers and experts about important issues related to food production.</em></p> Fri, 30 Aug 2013 14:51:57 +0000 Abbie Fentress Swanson 39707 at http://kbia.org Field Notes: Overhaul of meat labels on hold