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  • Jeannine Schweihofer, PhD

    Senior Meat Quality Extension Educator
    grobbelj@msu.edu
    810-989-6935

  • Ashley Kuschel

    Breakfast on the Farm Program Instructor
    kuschela@msu.edu
    586-469-7616

  • Mary Dunckel

    Agriculture Literacy Educator, Product Center Innovation Counselor
    dunckelm@msu.edu
    989-354-9875

  • Food Product Dates

    Published on April 6, 2021
    Two types of dating may be found on product labels; open and closed dating.

  • Dairy Milk Label Claims

    Published on May 15, 2021
    This infographic goes over various dairy milk label claims and what exactly they mean.

  • Hormone Label Claims

    Published on April 6, 2021
    Hormones are naturally produced chemical messenger substance found in both plants and animals.

  • Antibiotic Label Claims

    Published on April 6, 2021
    Antibiotics are substances that are produced by one microorganism and have the ability to kill or inhibit growth or multiplication of other microorganisms.

  • GMO Label Claims

    Published on April 6, 2021
    A GMO is a plant, animal, or other organism that has had a gene from another organism transferred into it as an addition or replacement.

  • Food Label Claims

    Published on April 6, 2021
    All information on food labels must not be false or misleading.

  • Animal Raising Label Claims

    Published on September 30, 2020
    These labeling terms are used on products to describe the environment in which animals were raised during their life span. Animal raising claims describe the care the animal receives and how the producer maintains the land and environment.

  • Natural and Organic Label Claims

    Published on September 30, 2020
    Natural or organic label claims are used on food products to describe how they were grown, raised, and/or processed. Two government agencies oversee the production and labeling of food in the United States to ensure that label claims are truthful.