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FOOD INDUSTRY ANALYST

Be prepared to TURN IN your answers
PUT INFO IN YOUR OWN WORDS!!!

You need to investigate our food system by finding the answers to the following questions:
1. What are the specific steps for how your food gets from the farm to your table? We'll call this "the food system."
2. How does our food become contaminated...

  - at the farm (animals and other foods)?

  - during processing?

  - at cooking?


3.  Do some foods more dangerous than others?  Why or why not?

4. Will we ever stop foodborne illness completely? Why or why not?

VIEW WEB SITES BELOW TO ANSWER QUESTIONS.



1 From the Farm to the Table
A graphic representation of our food system - from farm to table.
2 Can foodborne illness be stopped?
Overview of the challenges our food system faces
Contamination of food - CDC website
Scroll through the list of questions to help you find the info you are looking for
US Department of Health and Human Services
Outlines initiatives to reduce foodborne illness.
Vocabulary
What Foods make us Sick? - FDA website
zAlimentos Seguros: Cómo lo logra un Equipo
zFoodborne Illness info in Japanese