Day: May 15, 2018

NZ: National organic standard consultation underway

Rural News: Organics Aotearoa (OANZ) chairman Doug Voss is urging members to support a proposal for a national organic standard. He is urging OANZ members and the organic community at large to participate in the consultation process launched yesterday by the Ministry of Primary Industries. MPI is seeking views from producers, consumers, processors, retailers, importer, exporters and the public through meetings and online.

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Day: May 15, 2018

AU: No one likes being sick on holiday

Travel Weekly: Norovirus is reportedly the most common cause of mass illness on cruise ships and has symptoms that closely resemble food poisoning. According to Business Insider, it sometimes affects hundreds of passengers on a single cruise. But there isn’t much a cruise line can do to prevent it, Royal Caribbean CEO Michael Bayley told Business Insider.

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Day: May 15, 2018

US: Quick Guide to Keeping Your Food Processing Facility Clean

FoodSafetyTech: Keeping your food processing facility clean is actually even more important than the food itself. What steps can you take to help keep your food processing facility clean?

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