U.S. Department of Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack and U.S. Trade Representative Michael Froman have appointed Steve Peirce, president of St. Louis-based RIBUS, Inc.,to the Agricultural Technical Advisory Committee for Trade in Grains, Feed...
More than 100 U.S. CEOs and business leaders from across the country have called on President Barack Obama to keep his 2007 campaign pledge to give Americans the right to know what is in their food.
Is "fast track" really just a race to the bottom?
The American Herbal Products Association submitted comments in response to the Office of Environmental Health Hazard Assessment Notice of Intent to list goldenseal root powder and Aloe vera whole leaf extract as...
The Government of Canada is proposing an improved Nutrition Facts table format and clearer labeling of sugar and serving sizes to encourage and promote healthier food choices.
While the AHPA supports the FDA having accurate information to identify and locate food facilities for inspections and to respond to food-related emergencies, it strongly opposes the FDA's proposal to require all food facilities...
By June of 2018, the food industry must replace the existing use of partially hydrogenated oils in the marketplace—and that spells opportunity for other ingredient suppliers.
The Organic Trade Association's Board of Directors adopted a set of policy positions on pollinator health that promote organic farming as part of the national solution to conserve and protect pollinator populations.
As the Oakland, Calif., company basks in an ultra-successful round of fundraising, co-founder Nikhil Arora discusses what's in store for Back To The Roots.
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration is establishing a voluntary, fee-based program for the expedited review and importation of foods into the United States.