Lancaster farming. (Lancaster, Pa., etc.) 1955-current, May 01, 1993, Image 108

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    Cl2-L«ncast»r Farming, Saturday. May 1,1993
AMES, lowa National Far
mers Organization (NFO) recently
joined Food Facts Coalition, an
agriculture industry group educat
ing consumers about the produc
tion, processing, distribution and
nutritional value of human food.
“We joined Food Facts Coali
tion because we are concerned
that consumers have accurate
information about the food they
eat," said Steve Halloran, NFO
president
Take Two
For All
AUensvillc Shoe Shop
Bor 7 Star Route
Red Wing Shoe Store
1031 Union Blvd.
215-432-6455
CHAMBERSBURG
Shoemaker’s Sporting Goods
763 S. Second St.
717-263-4124
National Farmers Organization Joins Coalition
“We want to educate consumers
on the healthful benefits of eating
foods such as red meat" he said.
“It seems that too much of the
public is accepting extremist
views or are just plain confused by
so much conflicting dietary
research information.”
Halloran stresses that National
Farmers “will not necessarily
endorse all Food Facts Coalition’s
claims. However, we’ll be com
fortable within the coalition help-
Fitting You Right Is Our #1 Priority.
HONEY BROOK MADISONBURG QUARRYVILLE SPRINGFIELD
Brandywine Shoe Shop Fisher Harness & Shoe Shop Books Shoe Service Red Wing Shoe St<
Bax 136 Rt 2 Sur Route, Box 47 107 E State St. 237 Baltimore Pike
HIIfiHFWTILE 717-786-2795 215-544-1664
Marks Shoe & Repair
22 South Main
717-584-2616
KUTZTOWN
Waynes Dry Goods
271-273 W. Main St
215-683-7686
ing disseminate the facts about
most controversial food issues.
“We feel the collective voices
of the organizations in the coali
tion give more validity to proper
nutritional information,” he said.
“People can’t eat right unless they
know what’s right”
Joining National Farmers in
Food Facts Coalition are Ameri
can Society of Animal Science,
American Feed Industry Associa
tion, American Meat Institute,
ACHE
Every Morning
Day Relief
MARTINSBURG
Zimmerman Harness
RD 2 Box 36
814-793-3961
Lost Creek Shoe Shop
RD HI Box tt
American Farm Bureau Federa
tion, Livestock Marketing Associ
ation, National Live Stock and
Meat Board, National Cattlemen’s
Association, National Milk Pro
ducers Federation, American
National Cattle Women. Animal
QctMOOQvin
otvith Milk!
REHRERSBURG
Leo’s Shoe Store
Godfrey St
717-933-8169
Industry Foundation, A
Meat Science Association
can Dairy Science Ass
and Federation of Ai
Societies of Food
Sciences.
P||pES
MADE
IN U.S.A.
Leesers Shoes
2000 E 3rd St
On Williamiporta Golden
717-3264)211