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January 17, 2014
The concept of genetic modification in foods is quite a novel one in Australia, leading to a great deal of confusion in customers on how these products should be viewed. Numerous questions have arisen regarding whether genetically modified foods are safe for consumption, who they are intended to benefit, and how they are carefully evaluated and assessed as safe for the public. Who regulates these foods? In Australia, the Office of the Gene Technology Regulato…
January 10, 2014
When the warmer months of summer begin to grow closer, most people start looking forward to the various activities that pleasant weather permits. One of the most enjoyable things to do in summer is to take your meals outdoors and enjoy the experience of dining in the sunshine with family and friends. However, it’s essential for families to understand that a combination of outdoor environments, higher temperatures, and more guests at the table, can also enhance…
January 3, 2014
With the great Australian summer upon us, food safety experts are making an extra effort to remind people how important safe practices for food transportation, preparation and consumption are. Those who don’t practice proper food safety and adhere to health standards are at greater risk for contracting dangerous bacteria, including Listeria and Salmonella. Foods That Represent a Higher Risk When it comes to creating the right environment for bacteria to thrive…