Texas has received permission from the federal government to spend more money to put locally grown foods in school lunch programs. Texas will be able to spend $12 million of USDA Foods entitlement money to buy locally grown fresh produce.
A Fort Worth chili company is worried furloughs of meat safety inspectors due to federal budget cuts could be a recipe for a loss of sales.
More than 11,000 pounds of frozen chicken enchiladas made by a company in McKinney are being recalled.
Conveniently-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.
In 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.
Many families across North Texas will be grilling on Memorial Day, but it needs to be done safely. Check out the latest USDA temperature guidelines for cooking meat.
Researchers and lawmakers refer to it as Food Insecurity or availability of food in areas and one’s access to it. In Austin today lawmakers are trying to break down why there are food shortages across the state and find ways to solve the problem.
The Trinity River Basin is to be included in a national water quality initiative launched to improve impaired watersheds. The Trinity River Basin is the state’s most polluted river basin.
Some processors plan on labeling beef containing the meat product known as “pink slime” in hopes that this will restore consumer confidence.
The main producer of ‘pink slime’ and the politicians defending the company will have a hard time persuading consumers to accept the product.
The company that makes “pink slime” suspended operations Monday at three of four plants where the beef ingredient is made, saying officials would work to address recent public concern about the product.
Kroger is dropping “pink slime” from its stores. The big grocery store company said today that it will stop buying ground beef containing “lean finely textured beef,” also known as “pink slime.”