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Food & Nutrition

Food Specialist Outlines Easter Egg Safety

For most families, Easter means colorful, patterned eggs and Easter egg hunts.

Project Aims to Predict Yield Potential to Help Global Food Security

Resolving the debate over how best to feed a growing global population requires basic information about current and potential yields at local levels around the world, a University of Nebraska-Lincoln agronomist said.

Food Processing Center Ice Cream Contest for High School Sophomores, Juniors

LINCOLN, Neb. — Who hasn't stood in front of a grocery freezer or in line at a dairy store and thought, "Boy, do I have a great idea for an ice cream flavor"? Well, now's your chance to back up your sweet talking.

Food Processing Center offers Seminar for Food Business Entrepreneurs

LINCOLN, Neb. — Food manufacturing businesses continue to develop throughout the country. The Food Processing Center at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln provides the nationally recognized Food Entrepreneur Assistance Program, which is specifically designed to assist individuals who want to start a food business.

Food Processing Center Plans Extrusion Workshop for Food Industry

LINCOLN, Neb. — Take a trip to any grocery store and you will see entire aisles dedicated to extruded products such as cereals, snacks, pastas, and pet foods and treats. These products account for billions of dollars in annual sales worldwide. The Food Processing Center at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln is presenting an extrusion workshop designed for the food industry Oct. 15-17.

Canned Foods Acidity Process Topic of April Training

LINCOLN, Neb. — A three-day school in April will give participants a better understanding of safety issues surrounding acidified canned foods.

Maintaining a Safe Party Buffet Prevents Illness

LINCOLN, Neb. — Every year during the Super Bowl, millions of people gather to watch the game, as well as the commercials. The parties also usually include a spread of game day treats.

Expect More Impacts as Nebraska Drought Rolls into Second Year

December 20, 2012 LINCOLN, Neb. — Nebraska has been at the epicenter of the drought of 2012, and its impacts will intensify if it lasts through the winter, as is forecast, say climatologists at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln's National Drought Mitigation Center.

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