FDA http://kbia.org en Field Notes: A plan to prevent acts of food terrorism http://kbia.org/post/field-notes-plan-prevent-acts-food-terrorism <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, 21 Mar 2014 11:00:00 +0000 Abbie Fentress Swanson 49220 at http://kbia.org Field Notes: A plan to prevent acts of food terrorism Field Notes: Putting a scare into the food system http://kbia.org/post/field-notes-putting-scare-food-system <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, 14 Mar 2014 11:00:00 +0000 Abbie Fentress Swanson 49227 at http://kbia.org Field Notes: Putting a scare into the food system Field Notes: Antibiotics in meat and why Congress can't pass a farm bill http://kbia.org/post/field-notes-antibiotics-meat-and-why-congress-cant-pass-farm-bill <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, 20 Dec 2013 12:00:00 +0000 Abbie Fentress Swanson 45420 at http://kbia.org Field Notes: Antibiotics in meat and why Congress can't pass a farm bill Sen. Blunt seeks more input on food rules http://kbia.org/post/sen-blunt-seeks-more-input-food-rules <p></p><p>Seventy-five members of Congress, including Sen. Roy Blunt of Missouri, are asking the Food and Drug Administration to allow further comment on sweeping food safety rules that farmers say could drive them out of business.</p> Mon, 25 Nov 2013 23:28:30 +0000 Associated Press 44347 at http://kbia.org Sen. Blunt seeks more input on food rules Safety scrutiny turns to grain http://kbia.org/post/safety-scrutiny-turns-grain <p></p><div><p>On this week's show we’ll hear about new food safety regulations and how they could impact grain producers, and learn about a study that looked at online avatars and personal health.</p> Thu, 27 Dec 2012 23:59:59 +0000 Rehman Tungekar 26512 at http://kbia.org Safety scrutiny turns to grain New food safety rules apply to bulk grains http://kbia.org/post/new-food-safety-rules-apply-bulk-grains <p></p><div><p>New food safety regulations are about to be announced by the Food and Drug Administration. These regulations—covering everything from sanitation to record-keeping—are part of the Food Safety and Modernization Act, which became law two years ago. While the produce and meat industries get the lion’s share of attention, commodity grains now fall under the FDA’s watch.</p></div><p> Thu, 27 Dec 2012 23:33:52 +0000 Amy Mayer 26511 at http://kbia.org New food safety rules apply to bulk grains Vegetables, vegetables everywhere, but not enough to eat [INFOGRAPHIC] http://kbia.org/post/vegetables-vegetables-everywhere-not-enough-eat-infographic <p>Like the old joke about restaurant complaints (“The food is awful, and the portions are so small!”), kids across the country are complaining their school lunches have too many fruits and vegetables, and they’re leaving lunch hungry.</p><p> Tue, 09 Oct 2012 15:57:50 +0000 Kelsey Kupferer 22477 at http://kbia.org Vegetables, vegetables everywhere, but not enough to eat [INFOGRAPHIC] Missouri hospitals report shortages in pharmaceutical drugs http://kbia.org/post/missouri-hospitals-report-shortages-pharmaceutical-drugs <p>Many Missouri hospitals are reporting shortages of necessary pharmaceutical drugs. The Missouri Hospital Association says such shortages are keeping hospitals from effectively delivering care in a safe and timely way to its patients. Fri, 04 May 2012 21:58:25 +0000 Nichole Cartmell 13602 at http://kbia.org Missouri hospitals report shortages in pharmaceutical drugs Assessing the additives http://kbia.org/post/assessing-additives-0 <p><span style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Georgia, 'Times New Roman', serif; font-size: 1.2em; line-height: 1.7em; ">Pick up your favorite packaged food and read the ingredient list.</span></p><p style="font-size: 1.2em; line-height: 1.7em; margin-bottom: 1.1em; color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Georgia, 'Times New Roman', serif; ">If you stumbled over any of the words or a color jumped out at you, you might be looking at what&rsquo;s known as a food additive. &nbsp;</p><p> Thu, 16 Feb 2012 23:05:07 +0000 Jessica Naudziunas 8966 at http://kbia.org Assessing the additives Newscast for January 19, 2012 http://kbia.org/post/newscast-january-19-2012 <p>Regional news from the KBIA newsroom, including:</p><ul><li>Missouri gets &#39;F&#39; for tobacco control policies, in new report from American Lung Association</li><li><p>FDA challenging the use of antibiotics in animals</p></li><li><p>MO chief justice wants to shrink prison</p></li></ul><p>&nbsp;</p><p> Thu, 19 Jan 2012 16:28:36 +0000 Scott Kanowsky 7297 at http://kbia.org Newscast for January 19, 2012 FDA challenging the use of antibiotics in animals http://kbia.org/post/fda-challenging-use-antibiotics-animals-0 <p>The Food and Drug Administration is publishing an order this month that limits the way farmers can use certain antibiotics to treat animals, and eggs. Thu, 19 Jan 2012 13:12:11 +0000 KCUR-FM: Frank Morris 7267 at http://kbia.org FDA challenging the use of antibiotics in animals