AGROMonday, August 23, 2004

1:30 PM-4:55 PM Courtyard by Marriott -- Room 104, Oral
Is Organic Food Healthier Than Conventional Food?
Organizer:Joseph D. Rosen
Presiding:Allan S. Felsot
1:30 PM Introductory Remarks
1:35 PM Does irradiated food pose a health risk?
Donald W. Thayer
2:00 PM The ACB’s (alkylcyclobutanones) of food irradiation
Christopher H. Sommers
2:25 PM Does “Consumer Reports” publish accurate information on organic food issues?
Joseph D. Rosen
3:00 PM Intermission
3:15 PM Is the media covering organic food issues fairly?
Alex Avery
3:40 PM Who is funding the organic-only food movement?
David Martosko
4:05 PM Are free-range chickens microbiologically safer?
J. Stan Bailey, D.E. Cosby
4:30 PM Safety of natural foods compared to conventional foods: What are the risks?
John W. Finley

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The 228th ACS National Meeting, in Philadelphia, PA, August 22-26, 2004