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Friday, 17 November, 2017 - 14:52
On 1 November 2017, IFST Student Group hosted a session on Global Careers as part of the IFTSA 3rd Annual Global Summit.  This virtual event gave participants the ability to live chat, ask questions...
Friday, 17 November, 2017 - 09:21
Rural Economy Secretary Fergus Ewing has announced that Scottish food and drink companies will benefit from more than £4.6 million of funding. The latest round of Food Processing, Manufacturing and...
Friday, 17 November, 2017 - 09:08
The Food Standards Agency (FSA) and the British Standards Institute have published a revised guide for food businesses on how to improve protections for food and drink supply. The document titled ‘...
Tuesday, 14 November, 2017 - 09:33
The World Health Organization (WHO) is urging farmers and the food industry to help promote growth and prevent disease in healthy animals by reducing the use of antibiotics. The ‘WHO Guidelines on...
Monday, 13 November, 2017 - 11:16
The  December 2017 issue of the International Journal of Food Science and Technology (IJFST) has been published online and is freely available to IFST members. Research from this issue includes:...
Monday, 13 November, 2017 - 09:44
The European Food Safety Authority (EFSA) has opened applications for the 2018/2019 cycle of its European Food Risk Assessment (EU-FORA) Fellowship Programme, a key initiative for building the EU’s...
Thursday, 9 November, 2017 - 10:23
ILSI Europe is hosting its Annual Symposium on 27 March 2018 in Brussels. The main topics for discussion will be: Food of the Future Proteins of the Future Consumer Understanding of Nutrition ILSI...
Friday, 10 November, 2017 - 14:36
The Food Safety Authority of Ireland (FSAI) has published its Audit of Official Controls carried out by the Health Service Executive (HSE) (Regulation (EC) No 853/2004). The Authority is responsible...
Thursday, 9 November, 2017 - 09:31
According to experts from EFSA, sharing best practices in fighting African swine fever is critical to halt the spread of the disease. These include early detection methods and rigorous emergency...
Tuesday, 7 November, 2017 - 14:23
Are you a future food leader who would like to represent IFST and participate in an intensive leadership seminar at IFT 2018 from 13-15 July 2018 in Chicago, USA – travel, accommodation and entry...