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Government rejects mandatory fortification of bread flour Subscription

30 Nov 2016 | By Ian Quinn

The FSA, SACN and Food Standards Scotland had called for a programme of fortification to reduce the risk of birth defects

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Ferrero sacks contractor at heart of child worker claims Subscription

28 Nov 2016 | By Daniel Selwood

The Italian confectionery maker announced it had “ordered the termination of any relationship with Prolegis in Romania”…

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Tesco defends FSA over self-regulation model Subscription

24 Nov 2016 | By Ian Quinn

’By 2020 local food safety officers on the ground will not be able to carry out their functions’ warns Tim Smith

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Poultry industry calls for clarity over e.coli report Subscription

21 Nov 2016 | By Carina Perkins

The study found two thirds of British retail chicken contained ESBL-producing e.coli, but was based on samples taken three…

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Food Standards Agency under fire for recruiting big food Subscription

07 Oct 2016 | By Ian Quinn

Is quasi self-regulation for industry a disaster for human health or a smart way to pull in desperately needed resources?

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Tesco the Horsegate villain rides to FSA's rescue

30 Sep 2016 | By Adam Leyland

This demonstrates just how desperately short of resources the FSA and the local authorities it relies on have become

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'Antibiotic-free' label would be far too simplistic

14 Sep 2016

Sir, ‘antibiotic-free’ labelling risks misleading consumers and backfiring on welfare

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Pineapples set off alarm bells Subscription

06 Sep 2016 | By Chris Elliott

Fresh from a trip to South East Asia, Chris Elliott reflects on emerging food fraud risks

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Latest FSA campylobacter report had 'no hidden agenda' Subscription

01 Sep 2016

Sir, I can assure you there was no hidden agenda

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Marketers have not been listening to consumers Subscription

20 Jul 2016

Sir; Brexit is a statement from the people who buy our products and our brands that we are not listening to them

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Responsible work on antibiotics should be recognised Subscription

07 Jul 2016

Over the past five years the UK has reduced antibiotic use in the poultry meat sector by 44%

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