food safety

Testing equipment from Lansing's Neogen Corp. Neogen photo.

Food, Animal Testing Growth Drives Sales, Profits At Lansing’s Neogen

Lansing-based Neogen Corp. announced that its net income for the third quarter of fiscal year 2013, which ended Feb. 28, increased 27 percent to $6.7 million or 27 cents a share, up from $5.2 million or 22 cents a share in the same quarter a year earlier.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/26/2013

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Michigan Tech Scientist Honored for Food Safety Innovation

A Michigan Technological Univeristy professor’s research on embedding small quantities of copper in food packaging and potting soil is being commericalized into a business.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/18/2013

Michigan Gets Online Tool For Food Inspection Results

There’s a new tool to help people find out about inspection results from more than 19,000 retail food establishments in Michigan.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/11/2012

Food Safety Tips For Summer Grilling

From backyard barbeques to picnic cookouts, Michiganders love to celebrate summer by eating outdoors.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/28/2012

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Neogen Profits Flat Despite Higher Sales

The Lansing biotech firm Neogen Corp. (Nasdaq: NEOG) Tuesday announced fiscal fourth quarter revenue of $48.5 million, up 11 percent from $43.6 million a year earlier. The company’s fiscal year ended May 31.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/24/2012

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MSU Licenses Food Safety, Security Technology To Spinout

Michigan State University has licensed a suite of technologies to detect a broad range of pathogens and toxins to Michigan-based start-up nanoRETE. The company was launched by Michigan Accelerator Fund I (MAF-1), an investment partnership focused on Michigan-based early stage life science and technology companies.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/25/2012

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Thanksgiving Safety Tips For Pet Parents

This year, before you go preparing your pets a heaping plateful of your Thanksgiving dinner, petMD urges pet parents to consider the following list of pet-friendly foods and which ones should be avoided.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/24/2011

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Food Safety Tips For Cooking Delicious Thanksgiving Turkey

Whether you use a tried-and-true recipe or a creative new method, the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Food Safety and Inspection Service wants to help you cook your Thanksgiving turkey safely.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/24/2011

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Food Safety Tips For Cooking Delicious Thanksgiving Turkey

Whether you use a tried-and-true recipe or a creative new method, the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Food Safety and Inspection Service wants to help you cook it safely.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/12/2011

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Cherry Central Turns to IBM to Ensure Food Safety for Consumers

IBM (NYSE: IBM) announced that Traverse City-based Cherry Central, a cooperative of hundreds of growers of fruits and vegetables in the United States, is using IBM analytics technology to provide true visibility of food items as they travel from the farm to supermarket shelves or ingredient buyers’ locations.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/18/2011

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