Improving food standards

The National Health and Family Planning Commission has revealed its intention to clean up and consolidate nearly 5,000 food safety standards and formulate or revise 300 national standards.

Compounding the difficulties, people’s rising living standards have prompted them to pay…

Great grains of China

It was not always simply rice or wheat. The diversity of staple grains and cereals in China is as broad as the country is large. Most food historians agree that the Yangtze River forms a rough division…