California chickens, pigs and calves get new rights

California voters approve Prop 12: California voters overwhelmingly (by 61 percent) approved a measure Tuesday requiring that all eggs sold in the state come from cage-free hens by 2022. Proposition 12 also bans the sale of pork and veal in California from farm...

Hurricane Florence may disrupt supply chains

Freight market may be washed out: Hurricane Florence is expected to disrupt freight markets, possibly disrupting supply chains and throwing the market off balance. According to FreightWaves, the storm could wreak havoc on spot rates and capacity in the market....

FDA recalls dietary supplement

Chicago-based Ton Shen Health is recalling its DHZC-2 tablets, a Chinese herbal supplement sold under the Life Rising brand, because the FDA has detected a high level of lead in samples. The tablets were sold mostly in the Chicago area but also through mail order....