NASA's SMAP Observatory To Improve Drought Prediction, Planning For Natural DisastersMinutes before the sun dawned on the coast of central California on Saturday, NASA looked to the skies, and launched a critical part of its Earth Sciences mission into Low-Earth Orbit.
Bell Gardens Company Recalls Frozen Beef, Pork Over Possible Metal ContaminationA Los Angeles-area company is recalling more than 48,000 pounds of frozen beef and pork that may be contaminated with metal.
Foster Farms Chicken Distributed From Fresno Recalled Over Salmonella ConcernsA California chicken producer has issued its first recall since being linked to an outbreak of an antibiotic-resistant strain of salmonella that has been making people sick for more than a year, company and federal food officials said Thursday night.
California Company Announces Recall Of More Than 8 Million Pounds Of Beef A Petaluma-based firm is recalling more than eight million pounds of beef, according to the US Department of Agriculture.
Colorado Firm Announces Recall Of Beef, Pork Products Sold In CaliforniaA Colorado-based company announced a recall Friday of 130,000 pounds of beef and pork products because they contain wheat, a known allergen.
Ready-To-Eat Salads, Sandwiches Recalled Over E.coli ConcernsA California company is recalling approximately 181,620 pounds of ready-to-eat salads and sandwich wrap products due to the risk that they may be contaminated with E. coli.
USDA Says Foster Farms Plants To Make Changes, Remain Open Despite Salmonella LinkThree poultry processing plants linked to an outbreak of drug-resistant salmonella will remain open after implementing immediate changes, the U.S. Department of Agriculture said Thursday.
USDA Threatens To Shut Down 3 Calif. Plants Linked To Salmonella StrainThe federal government is threatening to shut down three California poultry processing plants linked to a drug-resistant strain of salmonella that has sickened hundreds.
California Company Recalls 60K Pounds Of Ground Beef That May Contain Plastic BitsA California meat company is recalling nearly 60,000 pounds of ground beef believing the product -- bound for school lunches in several states -- might contain small pieces of plastic.
USDA Announces 'Smart Snacks In School' Nutrition Standards For Food Sold On CampusThe USDA announced Thursday new “Smart Snacks in School” nutrition standards, setting the limits on fat, salt and sugar in snacks available on campuses, including those sold in vending machines.
Opinion: Obama Is Trying To Buy The Hispanic And Female Vote With Another Government GiveawayConveniently-timed for Obama's reelection, the Hispanic and Women Farmers and Ranchers Claims Resolution program began September 24, 2012 – just a month-and-a-half before the election. Apparently the Obama administration did not care about this alleged injustice to females and Hispanics any time in the past three-and-a-half years. It just happened to be thought about and addressed now – just before voters pull the lever.
Opinion: Stop, Michelle Obama! The Children Are HungryIn recent decades, the government has taken to feeding needy children to combat the negativity of trying to learn while being hungry. Now, with new Obama administration regulations on school lunches, we have a government that is causing hunger.