Articles by Shane O'Halloran


Purdue economist: US unlikely to dominate future corn exports

USDA statistics support the claim.
USDA statistics support the claim.
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Mandatory Labeling

Report: Mandatory country-of-origin labeling has not increased demand for US meat

Regulation has resulted in aggregate economic loss, according to study
Cost of compliance means the regulations have resulted in an aggregate economic loss.
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Hostess issues statement on executive compensation

As company winds down, some will get bonuses
Hostess will compensate executives as it shuts down.
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Meat and Poultry Research Conference at 2013 IPPE to focus on natural and organic products

Conference organizers cite new economic reality

Topics will include food safety and clean label ingredients, food quality and nutrition challenges of natural and organic products, and marketing organic products.

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Genetically Engineered Foods

Just Label It urges Congress to remove biotech rider from Agriculture Appropriations Bill

Provision would grant temporary permits to farmers of genetically engineered foods

Archer Daniels Midland revises GrainCorp bid upward

New bid takes into account GrainCorp dividend
ADM has revised their initial October bid.
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With corn prices edging upwards, concerns over supply

With strong near-term demand, supply concerns abound
One agricultural economist warns about possible supply shortages.
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IFT to host Food Policy Impact Conference

Conference brings together food, law, regulation and policy experts
The conference will take place on Dec. 6 in Washington, DC.
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JBT Corporation

JBT Corporation awarded Mexican fruit juice processing project

JBT Corporation will supply and integrate turn-key solution
JBT Corporation will supply and integrate turn-key solution at the new Mexican plant.
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New food defense planning tool for FSMA

FDA has involved industry groups in testing and feedback



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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.


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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Food Engineering

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2015 January

In this January 2015 issue of Food Engineering, we explore how robotics can play a role in pick-and-place, packaging, case packing and palletizing processes, and know where to implement robotic automation.

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FSMA Audit

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Food Authentication Using Bioorganic Molecules

This text provides critical tools and data needed to augment routine food analysis and enhance food safety by aiding in the detection of counterfeit, and potentially deleterious, foods.

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