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Could Congress put horse meat back on the menu?

Congress has a lot on its plate right now. One thing it could be adding is horse meat. The House narrowly voted to lift a measure that acts as a de facto ban on horse slaughter that was part of a spending bill signed by President Trump in May. Horse meat isn’t specifically banned, but the Department of Agriculture can’t…

USDA’s food safety tips for Thanksgiving

MYRTLE BEACH, S.C. (WFXB) – This week millions of Americans will gather family and friends around the dinner table to give thanks. and as home cooks are making the largest meals they’ve cooked all year, we have some food safety tips to get you through the holiday. The USDA says do not wash your turkey, as doing so could cause bacteria…