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Drought Forces Hollister BBQ Joint To Close Down Over Rising Meat Prices

California’s drought has been pushing beef prices higher, and those prices are putting a popular barbecue spot out of business.

07/15/2014

Rancho Feeding Corporation slaughterhouse in Petaluma. (CBS)

North Bay Congressmen Call For Increased Funding To Investigate Food Safety Breaches

Congressmen Mike Thompson and Jared Huffman want to increase the funding allocated to federal food safety breach investigators, following a massive recall this year at a Petaluma slaughterhouse.

06/12/2014

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8 Things You Need For an Epic Summer

Gear up for an epic summer with these must-have essentials, brought to you by CBS Local’s Eat. See. Play.

06/05/2014

Vegetarian lasagne. (photo credit: Thinkstock)

Study: Vegetarians Less Healthy, Lower Quality Of Life Than Meat-Eaters

Vegetarians may have a lower BMI and drink alcohol sparingly, but vegetarian diets are tied to generally poorer health, poorer quality of life and a higher need for health care than their meat-eating counterparts.

04/03/2014

Rancho Feeding Corporation slaughterhouse in Petaluma. (CBS)

Meat From Shuttered Petaluma Plant Was Sold Through Fast Food Retailers Including Jack In The Box

It appears Jack In The Box and other fast food restaurants were among the retailers who received meat that originated at a Petaluma meat company that was shut down last month after the USDA said the slaughterhouse processed diseased and unhealthy animals and skirted inspection rules.

03/20/2014

Livestock inside a pen at a slaughterhouse in Petaluma.

Petaluma Slaughterhouse Recalls 8.7 Million Pounds Of Beef

A Northern California company is recalling more than 8.7 million pounds of beef products because it processed diseased animals without a full federal inspection.

02/08/2014

An airplane lands at nightfall. (CBS)

ConsumerWatch: Bay Area Hindu Man Accidentally Served Meat Aboard Flight

A Bay Area Hindu man’s life has been dramatically altered after accidentally being served a sandwich containing meat on an airplane.

02/05/2013

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HealthWatch: Plenty Of Options When Cooking For Caveman Diet

Just because you eat like a caveman, doesn’t mean you’re stuck gnawing on bones, nuts and twigs. Cooking for the Paleo Diet can include quite a tasty variety of foods.

05/16/2012

Raw ground beef (CBS)

Bay Area Chains Listed Among Those Who Sell Meat Containing ‘Pink Slime’

Pink slime is the meat filler made from slaughterhouse scraps that is treated with ammonia. The filler, treated with ammonium hydroxide gas, is used to destroy bacteria in raw meat.

03/19/2012

Alexander's Steak House

Bay Area’s Best Steakhouses

If the sudden aroma of a fine dry-aged steak hitting the top of a hot grill gets you going, then you will love what we have in (steak) store for you!

CBS San Francisco–11/30/2011

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