10 definitions of common food labels in the food industry.
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The following list is 10 definitions of common food labels in the food industry. Once you know the facts you can move forward.   Locally Grown There is no official locally grown label. Usually locally grown products bear simply a “locally grown” statement or the producer themselves will tell you that the product is locally grown. Locally Grown is used for all sorts of food products from produce to eggs … Read More

Common sense ideas to think about when reading food labels.
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Here are some common sense ideas to think about when reading food labels. Trans Fat-Free: Trans-fats are bad for your health, so you want to avoid them. But the words ‘trans-fat-free’ can be stated on any product that has less than 0.5 gram of trans-fat per serving. If you’re eating multiple servings of the food, you might be getting more trans-fats than you realize. To be sure your product is truly trans-fat-free, check … Read More