Marion Nestle on Lean Finely Textured Beef

The debate on Lean Finely Textured Beef (LFTB, aka “Pink Slime”) continues.  Last week Marion Nestle, Professor at New York University and well known author, ran a series of articles concerning LFTB on her “Food Politics” blog.  As always, Dr. Nestle provides interesting commentary and perspective on controversial food issues.  The articles are:

I’ve been lobbied!  Intense efforts to save pink slime aimed at governors, USDA officials, and me (March 30, 2012)

The dilemma of pink slime: cost or culture? (April 1, 2012)

“Pink Slime:” Some questions about what’s really at stake (April 2, 2012)



About Les Bourquin

Professor and Food Safety Specialist Department of Food Science and Human Nutrition Michigan State University
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