Local Food Manufacturers Make Use of Autoclaves

Food doesn’t get much more local than mushrooms you grow inside your house. The Detroit Mushroom Factory, a two-person business operating out of a home in the North End neighborhood of Detroit, grows and sells gourmet mushrooms to restaurants and individuals in southeast Michigan. When Chris Carrier and Deana Wojcik decided to start this business … Continue reading “Local Food Manufacturers Make Use of Autoclaves”

Food Poisoning Can Lead to Criminal Charges

Companies are always looking for ways to save money, but there are no shortcuts in the food manufacturing industry. While the FDA has been stepping up efforts to curb food safety abuses by overseas manufacturers, the real game-changer has been the FBI: Farmers Eric and Ryan Jensen were sentenced in federal court for shipping listeria-contaminated … Continue reading “Food Poisoning Can Lead to Criminal Charges”