what are the best sausages for our health?

In a sausage “we mainly put pork lean and fat which are chopped and mixed. We add salt, sugar, spices and possibly aromatic herbs. We also put lactic acid bacteria so that it ferments well. And in most cases, we put nitrates and nitrites”, describes Sylvie Metzelard in Here we are! Sausages are mainly made … Read more

Cakes, chocolates… Sweet pleasures at the top of the favorite brands of the French

St Michel biscuits are at the top of the ranking, ahead of Lindt chocolates and Amora condiments. The French like to eat. And not necessarily the healthiest products. This is what emerges from the 2022 Observatory of the French Favorite Brand label, unveiled on Thursday at an event organized by the Union des Marques. He … Read more

E.Leclerc recalls aperitif cheeses suspected of containing listeria

The recall campaign concerns a 65 gram sachet of the Les Croisés brand, containing a duo of goat cheese balls for an aperitif. E.Leclerc stores launched a national recall campaign on Thursday, May 12, relayed by the government site Rappel Conso, concerning aperitif cheeses suspected of containing listeria, a bacterium responsible for listeriosis. This infectious … Read more

“I am outraged by the images I have seen,” says Olivier Véran

Faced with the testimony of a father whose child died after eating a Buitoni pizza, the Minister of Health said he was “devastated”. “Mr. Véran must take a stand with strong actions. Apologies are not enough. We’re asking to make sure these things don’t happen again“, declared, this Thursday on RMC, the father of an … Read more

The FNSEA calls on the government to distribute the food check “as quickly as possible”

The agricultural union is calling for an emergency food check to protect the end consumer from rising food prices. Guest of RMC this Thursday, the president of the FNSEA Christiane Lambert called on the government to distribute the food check “as soon as possible, not in three years. It is in the first 200 days … Read more

recall of two cheeses by the DGCCRF

The government site Rappel Conso has just recalled two cheeses which show traces of contamination at the Listeria monocytogenesresponsible for listeriosis. The pace of food product recalls seems to be picking up again. After the risks of contamination with E.coli bacteria in certain pizza ranges Buitoni or salmonella in Kinderit is now up to listeria … Read more

World food prices fell slightly in April

The decline in the FAO vegetable oil index of 5.7% in April brought this drop, after two records in March and February. After a historic high in March, world food prices fell slightly in April, but remain at a high level due to the war in Ukraine, the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United … Read more

Major agricultural powers promise food security despite war in Ukraine

The European Union, the United States, Canada and Australia have pledged to work together to produce food “for everyone”. Major agricultural powers, including the European Union, the United States, Canada and Australia pledged on Friday to ensure world food security despite the shocks caused by Russia’s invasion of Ukraine. Read alsoCan the World Trade Organization … Read more

Oil, flour, eggs … Product shortages are increasing in supermarkets

War in Ukraine, inflation, storage, avian flu… So many elements which reinforce the lack of certain foods on the shelves. While shopping, the French gradually notice shelves that are empty, without being renewed. According to analyst NielsenIQ, these shortages represent a shortfall of 851 million euros for supermarkets in the first quarter of 2022. Of … Read more

16 million poultry slaughtered in France but the epizootic is decreasing

This is the fourth wave of the epidemic since 2015. Each time, millions of animals must be euthanized. Since the start of the bird flu epizootic in November, 16 million poultry have been slaughtered in France, a record number of slaughters on the territory, the Ministry of Agriculture said on Monday. “The epidemic peak was … Read more