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FDA releases first FSMA food safety standards

The first FSMA rules deal with hazard identification and produce growers. Is your operation prepared?

The first FSMA rules deal with hazard identification and produce growers. Is your operation prepared?
 


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Trend watch: Higher beef prices, corn uncertainty in store for 2013

Flat production and rising feed prices have led many to predict high future beef and corn prices.

Flat production and rising feed prices have led many to predict high future beef and corn prices.


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Consumer Trends

Rise, shine and eat right: US consumers prefer healthy breakfast options, according to survey

Low-fat, high-fiber options rank high on Americans’ lists.
Low-fat, high-fiber options rank high on Americans’ lists.
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Extrusion

Supercritical fluid extrusion makes super-nutritious puffed rice

The new method preserves taste and nutritional content more effectively than steam extrusion.
The new method preserves taste and nutritional content more effectively than steam extrusion.
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Steam infusion

Steam infusion UHT treatment can improve tastes and limit chemical degradation

The technology can increase running times and lead to better production efficiencies.
The technology can increase running times and lead to better production efficiencies.
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Caffeine: Use responsibly

Like alcohol, sugar, fat and salt, caffeine used in moderation is relatively safe and has benefits as well.


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Regulatory Watch

Majority of Americans think Fed should stay out of milk pricing

When the 2012 Farm Bill stalled in the US House of Representatives this fall, dairy processors doubled down in their opposition to a key provision—the Dairy Market Stabilization Program, under which the government could act to keep milk prices from falling below certain levels.


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Plant Openings & Expansions: January 2013

Unique Pretzels Bakery, Inc. broke ground on a new 36,000-sq.-ft. factory and 37,500-sq.-ft. warehouse expansion project in Reading, PA.


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Industry & People: January 2013

Fristam Pumps announced the addition of Zach Suardini as an application engineer. He will be responsible for providing in-house and in-field technical support and customer service.


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Tyson Foods

CDC: Tyson Foods chlorine gas incident due to employee language barrier

Spanish-language employee couldn’t read warnings on chemical barrels.
Tyson Foods disputes the findings, saying the employee was misidentified.
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Plant of the Year 2014

Blue Diamond Growers was chosen as Food Engineering's 2014 Plant of the Year. The Sacramento-based company is the world’s largest producer of almonds and almond ingredients.

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Burns & McDonnell project manager RJ Hope and senior project engineer Justin Hamilton discuss the distinctions between Food Safety and Food Defense as well as the implications for food manufacturers of the Food Safety Modernization Act.
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2014 October

The October 2014 issue of Food Engineering explores companies that have successfully grappled with "the new business reality" and are coming to terms with it being here to stay. Also, read about the work going on behind the scenes to keep FSMA on track.

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