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Healthy Breakfasts for Kids: It's All About Balance

Healthy breakfasts are a must for kids and help keep them going strong all day. This article and short video provide tips on making it happen. Source: FDA news

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Proposition 12 appeal from National Pork Producers rejected

On July 28th, 2021, California’s Proposition 12 law was tested in a federal courts appeal by the National Pork Producers Council (NPPC) and the American Farm Bureau Federation (AFBF). Source: Poultry Welfare

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Time to think about a net zero energy layer barn

Egg producers face the twin pressures of adopting less environmentally friendly practices and cutting emissions. Net zero energy layer housing may go some way to resolving this problem.   Source: Sustainable Agriculture

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Environmental concerns drive college student protein choices

Poultry brands can help ease Generation Z’s concerns about the environmental impact of the global food supply chain by sharing more information about sustainability and animal welfare goals with consumers. Source: Sustainable Agriculture

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Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy: Get the Facts

Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy (HBOT) devices only considered safe and effective for certain conditions. The FDA recommends you use a HBOT device under the care of a doctor and in a hospital or facility ...


Cal-Maine’s ‘Scaling our Sustainability’ indicates progress

The largest producer and distributor of fresh shell eggs in the United States revealed growth in their second-ever sustainability update. Source: Sustainable Agriculture

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"Poppers" de nitrito

Los proveedores de atención médica reportan un aumento en las hospitalizaciones y muertes debido a la ingesta o inhalación de “poppers” de nitrito. Source: FDA news

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Accidental Exposures to Fentanyl Patches Continue to Be Deadly to Children

Exposure to medication is a leading cause of poisoning in children. Kids have died or become seriously ill after being exposed to a skin patch containing fentanyl, an opioid pain reliever. The FDA ...


How Safe are Color Additives?

Basic information about the safety of color additives–dyes, pigments, or substances that can impart color when added or applied to a food, drug, cosmetic, or the human body. Source: FDA news

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Broiler welfare improvements need to be shared with consumers

Source: Poultry Welfare

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Animal agriculture organizations launch new Protein PACT

Twelve organizations representing farmers and companies who make the vast majority of America’s meat, poultry, and dairy, as well as animal feed and ingredients, on July 19 unveiled the Protein PACT for the ...


Nitrite “Poppers”

Health care providers report increase in hospitalizations and deaths due to nitrite popper ingestion or inhalation. Source: FDA news

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