• Buffy the Va
  • Buffy the Vampire Slayer: Food Chain is a trade paperback collecting comic stories based on the Buffy the Vampire Slayer television series. (wikipedia.org)
  • The title "Food Chain" is used only on the trade paperback collected edition and the story from Buffy the Vampire Slayer #16. (wikipedia.org)
  • Olson
  • Olson is the author of MetroFarm , the Ben Franklin Book of the Year Finalist and Executive Producer and Host of the syndicated Saturday Food Chain radiotalk show, which received the Ag/News Show of the Year Award from the California Legislature. (ksco.com)
  • Olson has over two decades of broadcast media management and, as General Manager of newstalk radio stations KSCO & KOMY in Santa Cruz, California, has helped hundreds of locally-owned businesses compete against national chains. (ksco.com)
  • country's
  • China's food-safety problems highlight both the collapse of the country's business ethics and the failure of government regulators to keep pace with the expanding market economy. (nytimes.com)
  • HANOI - Agent Orange sprayed by the United States during the Vietnam War has contaminated the country's food chain, creating serious environmental and health problems that demand urgent international attention, a Canadian consulting firm reported Friday. (latimes.com)
  • webs
  • They are simplified abstractions of real food webs, but complex in their dynamics and mathematical implications. (wikipedia.org)
  • When talking about the real world, it is more common to think of food webs . (madsci.org)
  • grass
  • For example, look at a simple chain in which grass uses sunlight to produce sugars and proteins so it can grow. (madsci.org)
  • If something happens to the grass -- suppose a farmer plows up some of the grass to plant a field -- then the rabbits have less food, and some of them will die. (madsci.org)
  • Most food chains start with plant life, like grass and progress to large predators, like lions. (hubpages.com)
  • besides
  • Lewis had had limited experience with voice acting (she plays the role of Eileen on Regular Show), but in an interview with Newsarama, she expressed her surprise at being asked to voice a character for "Food Chain": "Having never done any voice acting besides Regular Show, I was very surprised to get a call asking me to do a voice on Adventure Time. (wikipedia.org)
  • Besides this, the most significant suppliers of the food chain are also registered by NFCSO (for instance private laboratories, input material suppliers). (wikipedia.org)
  • Accordingly, besides food risk assessment and risk management, the Office also deals with food safety risk communication (both preventive and crisis communication) and also consumer related programmes, such as campaigns for conscious shopping, responsible animal keeping, prevention of food waste, prevention of forest fires. (wikipedia.org)
  • agriculture
  • Short food supply chain (SFSCs) is a broad range of food production-distribution-consumption configurations, such as farmers' markets, farm shops, collective farmers' shops, community-supported agriculture, solidarity purchase groups. (wikipedia.org)
  • The Food Chain Workers Alliance (FCWA) is a national coalition of 31 worker-based organizations of workers in many sectors of the food chain, including agriculture, processing, selling, and serving. (wikipedia.org)
  • Officially linked to the Ministry of Agriculture of Hungary and the European Commission's Directorate-General for Health and Food Safety (DG SANTE), the World Health Organization (WHO) and FAO/WHO Codex Alimentarius. (wikipedia.org)
  • meals
  • Using a large network of volunteers The Food Chain deliver meals and groceries, offers cookery and nutrition classes and communal eating opportunities to people living with HIV in London and their dependents. (wikipedia.org)
  • sustainability
  • 1WorldSync, the leading multi-enterprise product information network, and FoodLogiQ, the leading food safety, traceability and sustainability software as a service company, announced today that they have partnered to provide the entire spectrum of the food supply industry with a supply chain traceability solution that delivers transparency while tackling food safety and compliance issues. (newsday.com)
  • To meet mounting regulatory requirements and consumer demands for transparency, food companies are leveraging FoodLogiQ Connect to achieve end-to-end traceability for their supply chain, validate supplier compliance with food safety and sustainability standards, and act with confidence in the event of a food safety or quality issue. (newsday.com)
  • Sustainability issues and investigation of cases related to economic frauds in the food chain has appeared in the 21st century. (wikipedia.org)
  • officially
  • Thanks to the Restaurant Opportunities Centers United, which raised funds from the Ford Foundation, nine organizations came together in Chicago in July 2009 to officially create the Food Chain Workers Alliance. (wikipedia.org)
  • retailers
  • According to Begbies Traynor's Red Flag Alert research for Q2 2015, which monitors the financial health of UK companies, the UK's food retailers continue to experience rising 'significant' financial distress, up by 38 per cent to 5,258 struggling businesses over the past year. (yorkshireeveningpost.co.uk)
  • Yorkshire food retailers themselves are also bearing the brunt of competitive discounting by the large supermarkets. (yorkshireeveningpost.co.uk)
  • We help restaurant operators, food retailers, consumer packaged goods companies and other food companies achieve end-to-end traceability while supporting safe and high quality food products across the supply chain. (newsday.com)
  • depends
  • Whatever the cause, it's a remarkably bad piece of news, because although phytoplankton are neither glamorous nor cute, the entire ocean food chain depends on them. (newscientist.com)
  • consumption
  • As might be expected, prior research on restaurant food consumption revealed that adults who report eating fast food consume more calories, fat and sodium. (redorbit.com)
  • Individual characteristics, such as gender and race, were found to mitigate the impact of restaurant food consumption. (redorbit.com)
  • Just as obesity rates rise, there's been a marked increase in total energy consumption consumed away from home, with about one in four calories coming from fast food or full service restaurants in 2007. (redorbit.com)
  • Our study confirms that adults' fast-food and full-service restaurant consumption was associated with higher daily total energy intake and poorer dietary indicators. (redorbit.com)
  • humans
  • To humans, "insects are the destroyers," said Carl Olsen in Insects of the Southwest, which he co-authored with Floyd Werner, "but to Nature, they are the recyclers, the reworkers and the designers," terms that, in effect, serve as definitions of roles they play in the food chain. (desertusa.com)
  • I guess it's good to be at the top of the food chain like us humans! (hubpages.com)
  • So, because we are so diverse in what we eat, which includes large animals of all types, this places humans at the top of the food chain. (hubpages.com)
  • sandwiches
  • Geri's Hamburgers Gino's Hamburgers Heap Big Beef was a chain serving roast beef sandwiches that was launched in the mid-1960s. (wikipedia.org)
  • agricultural
  • Food Chains is a 2014 American documentary film about agricultural labor in the United States directed by Sanjay Rawal. (wikipedia.org)
  • NFCSO is the direct legal successor of the Central Agricultural Office (CAO) and the Hungarian Food Safety Office. (wikipedia.org)
  • From 2012 NFCSO is responsible for the control of the whole food chain from farm to fork, including soil protection, agricultural production, forestry, food processing, retail and catering. (wikipedia.org)
  • capabilities
  • And the Food Safety Law, combined with various recent rounds of administrative restructuring, has further fragmented the state's regulatory capabilities over the food industry. (nytimes.com)
  • 1WorldSync's product information and fresh industry solutions coupled with FoodLogiQ's track/traceability and supply chain management capabilities allows the fresh industry an opportunity to be fully engaged in global product information sharing. (newsday.com)
  • Companies
  • During Q2 2015, Yorkshire's food and beverage manufacturers, which include many of the producers and farmers that supply the major supermarkets, witnessed the region's highest year-on-year increase in 'significant' distress of all sectors monitored by the Red Flag research, rising 69 per cent, with 149 companies now struggling to make ends meet, up from 88 businesses at the same stage last year. (yorkshireeveningpost.co.uk)
  • Some are even looking into launching their own food manufacturing facilities to give them even tighter control over costs and the ability to offer still more aggressive pricing - signalling yet another nightmare scenario on the horizon for Yorkshire's food supply companies, which are so vital to our regional economy. (yorkshireeveningpost.co.uk)
  • FoodLogiQ Connect is an online supplier community used by food companies to manage quality, safety, compliance and traceability across their supply chains. (newsday.com)
  • coordinating food-safety
  • While the Ministry of Health is now responsible for coordinating food-safety issues, three other government agencies are entrusted with overseeing food production, distribution and use, respectively. (nytimes.com)
  • operators
  • Finding trustworthy food suppliers is an ongoing job for operators looking for new or better products. (qsrmagazine.com)
  • While most operators would never entertain offers to purchase questionable products, there are still risks associated with the sources of the food supply, as any operator who's dealt with an E. coli outbreak will attest to. (qsrmagazine.com)
  • producers
  • More in general, a food supply chain can be defined as "short" when it is characterized by short distance or few intermediaries between producers and consumers. (wikipedia.org)
  • In the proximate short food supply chains producers are not necessarily managing product distribution (as in the case of consumers' cooperatives). (wikipedia.org)
  • In the extended short food supply chains, although geographical distances between producers and consumers may be long, consumers are aware of the identity of the producers and of the products (such as in the case of fair trade and protected denominations of origin). (wikipedia.org)
  • begun
  • Asian countries like Thailand, South Korea and Singapore have begun checking Japanese food products for traces of radiation. (reuters.com)
  • Prior to 2008, a number of organizations of workers along the food chain had been struggling with ways to integrate their work with the new national interest in food systems, and some had begun talking with each other about possible ways to collaborate with each other. (wikipedia.org)
  • products
  • In addition to watching the price of his staple food products from existing suppliers, Laabs may also have a need for new products. (qsrmagazine.com)
  • examples
  • SFSCs were originally identified as examples of "resistance" of farmers to modernization of the food system, characterized by the development of supply chains based on long-distance trade. (wikipedia.org)
  • consumer
  • The foodservice industry is under intense pressure for complete and accurate product information as it relates to consumer safety and the growing use of web-based platforms in the foodservice supply chain. (newsday.com)
  • restaurant
  • A restaurant chain is a set of related restaurants with the same name in many different locations that are either under shared corporate ownership (e.g. (wikipedia.org)
  • In addition to the groups listed above, Just Harvest USA, the Restaurant Opportunities Center of New York, and the United Food and Commercial Workers Local 1500 also participated. (wikipedia.org)
  • Culver's plans Port Orange restaurant STEERS Kimberley CBD in Kimberley Captain D's Kicks off Corporate-Store Development Program Top 10 fast-food chains in China Groupe Le Duff Archived 2011-09-11 at the Wayback Machine. (wikipedia.org)
  • film
  • The film was produced by actress and Democratic fundraiser Eva Longoria, Fast Food Nation author Eric Schlosser, and heiress Abigail Disney, among others. (wikipedia.org)
  • plant
  • SINGAPORE (Reuters) - Radioactive materials spewed into the air by Japan's earthquake-crippled nuclear plant may contaminate food and water resources, with children and unborn babies most at risk of possibly developing cancer. (reuters.com)
  • Food chains let us know how plant life and animal life get bridged together by the things they eat. (hubpages.com)
  • animals
  • A food chain differs from a food web, because the complex network of different animals' feeding relations are aggregated and the chain only follows a direct, linear pathway of one animal at a time. (wikipedia.org)
  • The idea of a "chain" means that all these animals are linked together, so anything that affects one "link" in the chain affects everything in the chain. (madsci.org)
  • Animals and plants are bridged together like a string of links on a chain. (hubpages.com)
  • Every single kind of habitat has several food chains which bridge living things-plants and animals-together. (hubpages.com)
  • Safety
  • Amid growing public discontent the Chinese government enacted the Food Safety Law. (nytimes.com)
  • This year the central government asked provincial authorities to "increase the punishment for illegal criminal behavior in food safety. (nytimes.com)
  • But it's precisely because of failures in that area, too, that lack of food safety is such a serious concern in China. (nytimes.com)
  • FoodLogiQ® provides traceability, food safety compliance and supply chain transparency software solutions. (newsday.com)
  • National Food Chain Safety Office (NFCSO) is the integrated food safety authority of Hungary, established on 15 March 2012. (wikipedia.org)
  • The focus of the service has shifted from animal health to food security, then food safety according to the historical needs of Hungary. (wikipedia.org)
  • The National Food Chain Safety Office operates the food chain laboratory system and the national reference laboratory network. (wikipedia.org)
  • The basic principle of organizing the activities of NFCSO is food safety risk analysis as defined by the Codex Alimentarius Commission. (wikipedia.org)
  • NFCSO is the official contact point to the European Food Safety Authority and the Rapid Alert System for Food and Feed, and the International Food Safety Authorities Network. (wikipedia.org)
  • solidarity
  • Food Chain Workers Alliance program areas: Worker Leadership and Solidarity Movement Building In June 2012, the FCWA released a comprehensive report on workers in the food system. (wikipedia.org)
  • album
  • Food Chain is the fifth studio album by experimental post-hardcore band The Bunny the Bear, released through Victory Records on March 18, 2014. (wikipedia.org)
  • In contrast to Danielsen's previous solo album Enjoy the Process, which featured only the singer along with his acoustic guitar, Food Chain featured a full band. (wikipedia.org)
  • Jukeboxer In The Food Chain is an album released in 2004 by Jukeboxer. (wikipedia.org)
  • title
  • Preceded by a free download of "Food Chain", the title track and heaviest song from the EP, Danielsen toured the south central and southeastern United States during January and February 2015. (wikipedia.org)
  • concept
  • Food chains are still an important concept to understand. (madsci.org)
  • Once asked, Yuasa agreed to work on the episode, and he traveled to Los Angeles, where he pitched his ideas about an episode centered entirely around the concept of the food chain, using "big beautiful watercolor illustrations" to express his ideas. (wikipedia.org)
  • energy
  • citation needed] In a food chain, there is also reliable energy transfer through each stage[how? (wikipedia.org)
  • However, all the energy at one stage of the chain is not absorbed by the organism at the next stage. (wikipedia.org)
  • They are the foundations of the ocean food chain, ultimately capturing the energy that sustains the seas' great beasts such as whales. (newscientist.com)
  • together
  • All the groups decided that they did indeed want to work together - the real guiding vision that everybody agreed to at that point was that all of these organizations, with their high-stakes campaign experience, their membership, and their piece of the food chain, coming together would be incredibly strategic to build real power for all the workers along the food chain. (wikipedia.org)
  • This bridges the two together making a food chain. (hubpages.com)
  • business
  • THE food retail industry has never been tougher for firms in Yorkshire, according to business recovery specialist Begbies Traynor. (yorkshireeveningpost.co.uk)
  • The trend was reflected nationally with a UK average 38 per cent increase in food retail business distress year on year. (yorkshireeveningpost.co.uk)
  • Several restaurants were built in various locations across the United States, but the chain was apparently out of business by the early 1970s. (wikipedia.org)
  • high
  • Using research that ranged from satellite imagery to soil sampling, the firm found high levels of dioxin, an Agent Orange component, in the blood of Vietnamese born after the war, indicating that contaminants are being transferred through the food chain. (latimes.com)