US Department Of Agriculture

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Ventura County Named Most Desirable Place To Live Nationwide

The U.S. Department of Agriculture has named Ventura County the most desirable place to live in America.



The Food Pyramid? Kiss That Goodbye And Welcome ‘Choose My Plate’

For many people, the food pyramid was confusing.

CBS2 / KCAL9–06/02/2011

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Lawsuit Filed In Calif. Over Taco Bell Beef

An Alabama law firm claims in a lawsuit that Taco Bell is using false advertising when it refers to using “seasoned ground beef” or “seasoned beef” in its products.

CBS2 / KCAL9–01/25/2011

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USDA Rule Change Follows SoCal Slaughterhouse Case

The U.S Department of Agriculture is telling slaughterhouse veterinary inspectors to ensure cows are euthanized when they are too sick or injured to stand.