214May 18, 2012
Obesity in the United States
Kevin Concannon and Williams Dietz talked about nutrition and America’s growing obesity problem. They focused on nutrition and America’s growing obesity problem.
128May 18, 2012
Mike Taylor Remarks
Food and Drug Administration (FDA) Deputy Food Commissioner Michael Taylor spoke at the Consumer Federation of America food policy conference. In response to criticisms that the Obama ...
1,512Dec 8, 2010
Food Supply Chain Competition
Panelists talked about competition along the food supply chain. Topics included the relationship between food producers and the small group of large firms that buy most of their ...
158Sep 8, 2009
National Food Policy Conference, Part 1
Panelists spoke about food safety and regulation. They also talked about legislation passed in the House and being considered in the Senate that would give the Food and Drug Administration more ...
41Sep 8, 2009
Consumers and Food Safety
Dr. Margaret Hamburg spoke about food safety and nutrition, as well as policies designed to better prioritize federal intervention and enforcement of safety regulations. She outlined ...
58Sep 8, 2009
National Food Policy Conference, Afternoon Session
Panelists spoke about food safety and regulation in relation to the childhood nutrition re-authorization. They also talked about legislation passed in the House and being considered in the ...
33Sep 8, 2008
Food Prices and the Economy
In an opening speech, Christopher Waldrop talked about food prices and the U.S. economy. Then Dan Morgan moderated a panel discussion on the impact of agricultural and trade policies on food ...
36Sep 8, 2008
World Food Crisis
Raymond Offenheiser spoke about the world food crisis, rising costs of commodities, economic conditions, and efforts to feed the hungry. He offered perspectives on the roots of the food crisis ...
63Jul 3, 2008
Tracking Contaminated Food
Food safety advocates called on the Food and Drug Administration to implement emergency regulations that would require growers and packers of fruits and vegetables to adopt existing technology that ...