How Microscopic Hunters Get Their Lunch

Despite huge differences in morphology and biological structures, all living organisms do the same three basic things; they get food, digest it, and excrete waste materials. Living organisms require energy to live. Some produce their own food, usually through photosynthesis, we call these autotrophs, but many organisms cannot make their own food. We call these … “How Microscopic Hunters Get Their Lunch”

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Secrets of supermarket meat and fish: Testing the food you buy (CBC Marketplace)

(♪)>>Erica: Tonight, onMarketplace…>>It’s a guessing game here, how would anyone know?>>Erica: A shopping trip you won’t want to miss. We put the food you eat every day to the test. What do you mean by profiteering?>>People who are engaging in food fraud.>>Erica: Question what you buy, and buy into, when it comes to filling the … “Secrets of supermarket meat and fish: Testing the food you buy (CBC Marketplace)”

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Probiotics and Digestive Health

Hi, this is Dr. Chen and welcome to another fit tip. Probiotics are often called “good” or “friendly” bacteria because they help keep your gut healthy. All humans naturally have colonies of good bacteria that live inside the stomach and intestines. But when antibiotics, stress, or a poor diet, among other factors, lay waste to … “Probiotics and Digestive Health”

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Hydrox – A Green Planet Nutrient Product Overview.mov

Add 1-2ml per gallon of water to your reservoir 30 min prior to adding any other nutrients or additives. Use this for every feeding to ensure 100% sterilized reservoir. This works great as a sterilizing agent for your hydroponic system before planting. Great care and attention is needed while using hydrogen peroxide due to its … “Hydrox – A Green Planet Nutrient Product Overview.mov”

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Prepare frozen chicken products safely

Which one is raw? Both Frozen raw breaded chicken products can cause food poisoning. Always cook them completely following package instructions. Learn more: Canada.ca/FoodSafety A message from the government of Canada.

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Over 190,000 Newly Discovered Viruses Are Lurking in Our Oceans, Here’s What You Should Know

If you didn’t think the ocean could get anymore weird, wonderful and kinda freaky…have I got news for you. There are viruses in it. A lot more than we previously thought. A new study reveals there are almost 200,000 distinct viral populations in the ocean. A liter of sea water contains anywhere between 1-10 billion … “Over 190,000 Newly Discovered Viruses Are Lurking in Our Oceans, Here’s What You Should Know”

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Why You Should Not Wash Meat or Poultry

>>Because of the way bacteria attaches to raw meat, poultry, and seafood, Lucia will never be able to wash off all the bacteria that may be present. And during the washing she could actually spread bacteria around the kitchen. Lucia should never wash meat or poultry. Cooking them to a safe internal temperature is the … “Why You Should Not Wash Meat or Poultry”

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MicroSnap Coliform for Milk Samples using Enhanced Nutrient Broth

Welcome to Hygiena’s instructional video on MicroSnap Coliform for milk samples. MicroSnap Coliform has AOAC approval for the detection of Coliform in milk to a spec of less than 10 CFU per ml but some dairies may wish to operate a tighter specification of 1 CFU per ml or less. To achieve this tighter specification, … “MicroSnap Coliform for Milk Samples using Enhanced Nutrient Broth”

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Listeria infections in humans

Hi, my name is Ernesto Liebana and I am a scientist working at the European Food Safety Authority in the field of biological hazards. Today I will talk about Listeria infections in humans. Listeria is a bacteria found in soil, plants and water. Animals, including cattle and poultry, can also carry the bacteria. One of … “Listeria infections in humans”

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How Chipotle made hundreds of people barf

In the last half of 2015, around 500 people in states ranging from California to Massachusetts had two things in common: They all ate at Chipotle, and they all had severe diarrhea. Every year there are hundreds of food poisoning outbreaks in the US, but it’s unusual for one company to see six outbreaks, from … “How Chipotle made hundreds of people barf”

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