Posts Tagged ‘contamination’

I haven’t been posting much lately because I’ve been swamped with work. Funny how writing a scholarly article dealing with an agri-food issue makes me less likely to blog about it. I hope I’ll be able to write something about it here, once the article is submitted. Sneak preview: it has to do with Mexican farmers and environmental activists working together to reframe the scientific debate about genetically engineered corn.

In the meantime, here’s some more news about food contamination. This time, it’s fancy Italian cheese, containing the carcinogen dioxin. Looks like it’s still not clear how exactly the contamination occurred, or how widespread it is, but yikes.


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