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A Grocery-Shopping Wake-Up Call: Top 5 Tips for Preventing Foodborne Illnesses

A Grocery-Shopping Wake-Up Call: Top 5 Tips for Preventing Foodborne Illnesses

Krista Fredrick August 16, 2013 0

A Listeria outbreak has been recently linked to cheese early this July killing one person and sickening four others in four states, CNN has reported. According to the report, incidences occurred in Minnesota, Illinois,

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How-to Go From Gluten-Free Friendly to Restaurant of Death

How-to Go From Gluten-Free Friendly to Restaurant of Death

Krista Fredrick August 14, 2013 0

Let me start with I’m gluten-free and have been for about 2 years now.  For me, it’s not a weight-loss thing, but a true allergy. A little bit of wheat (a little more than

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Food Server’s Guide to Food Handling

Food Server’s Guide to Food Handling

Krista Fredrick August 14, 2013 0

Understanding the reasons behind proper food handling is an essential part of food handler training. This way, food handler certification students can learn their lessons by heart, which will help them apply the lessons

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The Food Waste Epidemic

The Food Waste Epidemic

Krista Fredrick August 9, 2013 0

If you are like me, life gets busy from time to time and it can be very easy to forgo the leftover fajitas from the night before, or to order takeout when I am

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International Culinary Trends Take Over American Tables

International Culinary Trends Take Over American Tables

Krista Fredrick August 8, 2013 0

When it comes to America’s quest for new flavors, it really is a small world, after all. The National Restaurant Association surveyed 1,800 members of the American Culinary Federation to identify the hottest food

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Summer Food Safety and Handling Tips for Outdoor Summer Fun

Summer Food Safety and Handling Tips for Outdoor Summer Fun

James Palinsad August 8, 2013 0

Summer time has come again and this means only one thing—fun, fun, fun! For sure, kids and parents are thrilled to finally have the time to spend just to enjoy themselves and the company

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What is a Food Handlers Card?

What is a Food Handlers Card?

Sarah Williams August 7, 2013 0

Also known as a food worker card in several states, a food handler card is a permanent card obtained through food handler training. Along with a food handler certification, a food handler card serves

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