New variety of bell pepper introduced to global markets

Enjoya PepperPhoto via fruitnet.com

 

Lately, consumers may have noticed a peculiar sight in their local produce section. Nestled in between the already colorful selection of bell peppers, a distinct two-colored striped pepper is beginning pique interest in the vegetable world.

Discovered in 2013 by Wilfred van den Berg of Est, The Netherlands, the […]

Horse DNA found in beef products at Dutch facility

Horse meat has once again been found in beef products, this time in the Netherlands.

The Dutch Food and Consumer Product Safety Authority (NVWA) has preventatively blocked beef shipments from an unnamed slaughterhouse after testing found horse DNA in four batches of beef products. Officials found the DNA during an investigation by the Intelligence and […]