Food and nutrition experts, registered dietitians, educators and
professional chefs from across the country will meet in St. Louis
from Oct. 20 to 23 for the American Dietetic Association's 2001
Food & Nutrition Conference.
The US Functional Foods Company announced recently the launch of
SmartChocolate bars. The SmartChocolate is sourced from organically
grown chocolate and surrounds a truffle centre infused with natural
A number of European Union member states want stricter labelling
and traceability rules in place before a ban on approvals for new
strains of genetically modified (GM) crops can be lifted, EU
Agribusiness giant Archer Daniels Midland Co. said on Tuesday it is
paying an extra 20 cents per bushel for soybeans that have not been
genetically modified and are delivered to its processing facility
in Decatur, Illinois.