Sausage, Bacon & Other Processed Meats Linked To CancerIt's official: Ham, sausage and other processed meats can lead to colon, stomach and other cancers — and red meat is probably cancer-causing, too.
Advocates Blame California's Drought On Abortion, Immigration & MeatThe state's historic four-year dry spell has brought with it a flurry of finger-pointing. Now advocates, noting how California's water shortage ranks as the top public concern, are invoking the drought to bolster their own causes.
Humane-Certified Foster Farms Under Investigation After Video Shows Abuse, Torture Of Live ChickensPolice are investigating poultry producer Foster Farms after an animal-rights group shot undercover video showing some chickens being slammed upside-down into metal shackles, punched and having their feathers pulled out while they were still alive.
Lee's Sandwiches Doubles Meat Recall To 440K Pounds Of Chicken, Beef & PorkA firm with Bay Area ties has now doubled the amount of meat products it is recalling from restaurants in California and other states, according to the U.S. Department of Agriculture.
Lee's Sandwiches Recalls 200K Pounds Of Meat Over USDA InspectionsMore than 200,000-pounds of meat product from a Southern California-based sandwich store chain has been recalled after the U.S. department of agriculture found the manufacturer illegally marked the meat as inspected when it was not.
Bay Area 'Entopreneurs' Feed Growing Appetite For Edible InsectsThey hop. They crawl. They squirm. And they could be coming to a dinner plate near you.
Foursquare On The Pin #2: Meat And MoreFoursquare CEO and co-founder Dennis Crowley and editor-at-large Sarah Spagnolo consider NYC's best steakhouses and lobster rolls with Lockhart Steele, editorial director at Vox Media, and Kevin Kearney, CEO of Hard Candy Shell.
Animal Rights Activists Block Off Meat Department At Whole Foods, BerkeleyAnimal rights activists used tape and other methods to stop customers from buying meat.
Food, Our Diet And Politics: KCBS In Depth With Dr. Marion NestleDr. Marion Nestle, a former nutrition senior advisor for the U.S. Department of Health, discusses the new dietary guidelines recommended to the government and how the food industry's interests could conflate things.
Bay Area Woman Saves Dog From Being Slaughtered For Meat In ChinaThursday marks the Lunar New Year. For a growing number of animal lovers, here and in China, they hope the Year of the Goat will be the time to remember the story of a little dog that inspired a movement.
Co-Owner Of Northern California Slaughterhouse Pleads Guilty To Processing Cattle With CancerA co-owner of a Northern California slaughterhouse at the center of a massive recall has pleaded guilty to processing cattle with cancer for consumption.
California Meat Companies Winning Praise From Animal Activists For Humane SlaughterA couple of California meat companies are earning positive recognition from animal activists. It's not just for how they are feeding and housing their animals, but how they're killing them.