Global Food Supply http://kunc.org en New Rules Seek To Protect Food Supply From Terror Attack http://kunc.org/post/new-rules-seek-protect-food-supply-terror-attack <p>In the wake of Sept. 11, the U.S. government spent years, and billions of dollars, fortifying various industries against possible terrorist attacks. Now, government regulators are turning their attention to our food supply.</p><p> Thu, 06 Mar 2014 13:00:00 +0000 Luke Runyon & Harvest Public Media 54457 at http://kunc.org New Rules Seek To Protect Food Supply From Terror Attack The Push For GMO Labeling Comes To Colorado http://kunc.org/post/push-gmo-labeling-comes-colorado <p>Colorado could be the next battleground state in the debate over labeling rules for genetically-modified foods. Activists are trying to get the issue in front of voters in 2014.</p><p> Tue, 03 Dec 2013 20:13:24 +0000 Luke Runyon & Harvest Pubic Media 52542 at http://kunc.org The Push For GMO Labeling Comes To Colorado South Korea Halts Beef Imports From Colorado-Based Meatpacker http://kunc.org/post/south-korea-halts-beef-imports-colorado-based-meatpacker <p>South Korea has cut off beef imports from a facility owned by a Colorado meatpacker after finding a controversial growth enhancer in the meat.</p><p> Wed, 09 Oct 2013 22:25:17 +0000 Luke Runyon 50602 at http://kunc.org South Korea Halts Beef Imports From Colorado-Based Meatpacker 1 In 8 Suffers From Chronic Hunger Globally, U.N. Report Says http://kunc.org/post/1-8-suffers-chronic-hunger-globally-un-report-says Worldwide, roughly 1 in 8 people suffered from chronic hunger from 2011 to 2013, according to a new report from three U.N. food agencies.<p>They concluded that 842 million people didn't get enough food to lead healthy lives in that period, a slight drop from the 868 million in the previous report.<p>The modest change was attributed to several factors, from economic growth in developing countries to investments in agriculture. And in some countries, people have benefited from money sent home by migrant workers. Tue, 01 Oct 2013 16:39:00 +0000 Bill Chappell 50268 at http://kunc.org 1 In 8 Suffers From Chronic Hunger Globally, U.N. Report Says Ramen To The Rescue: How Instant Noodles Fight Global Hunger http://kunc.org/post/ramen-rescue-how-instant-noodles-fight-global-hunger Ask about the foods that have conquered the world and you're likely to hear about Coca-Cola and McDonald's Big Macs.<p>But the most successful industrial food ever produced flies far under the radar. Tue, 20 Aug 2013 16:37:00 +0000 48575 at http://kunc.org Ramen To The Rescue: How Instant Noodles Fight Global Hunger