Frozen food myths debunked

As we near the end of September and Food Safety Education Month, we’d like to set the record straight about some common frozen food myths. Some of these misconceptions come from a UK consumer survey recently conducted by frozen food producer Birds Eye.

Myth #1: Fresh produce is more nutritious than frozen.

One in five […]

As permafrost thaws, could ‘zombie pathogens’ make a comeback?

Photo courtesy the U.S. National Parks Service

Undead beings from an ancient era, frozen in time and released upon a modern society that has forgotten them — sounds like a horror movie premise, right?

Scientists have been discussing whether this scenario will become reality, but don’t worry about fighting off a hoard of zombies […]