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Former USDA official says consumers are scientifically responsible for food safety

6 days ago   |   By Food Safety

OPINION -
By Mindy Brashears
As we ended 2021 I kept my blogs upbeat and holiday-focused, given the season. There is a time for fun, a time for recognizing the hard work of our industry and then there is a time to be serious. As we turn the page to 2022 and I cross the one-year mark of leaving the position of Under Secretary for Food Safety, I have no resolutions - but I do have a resolute focus on food safety and genuinely making a difference to reduce human illnesses with the words I say, the research I oversee, and the people I serve. I've had a year to reflect and to ponder much and I...
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