US grocery giant Walmart is opening its own dairy processing plant supplying milk to 500 stores, and perhaps modelling a next-step pathway for Australian supermarkets. Walmart will take milk at the Indiana...

EFSA recommends reduction in protein levels in infant on follow-on formula Europe’s food safety assessor European Food Safety Authority (EFSA) has updated its advice on intake levels of energy, macronutrients...

New simple method to pinpoint food allergens, including in cow’s milk A new highly-sensitive method to quickly identify the proteins in foods that cause allergic reactions, even at very low concentrations,...

New Zealand’s AgResearch scientists have bred the first cow in the world to produce hypo-allergenic milk, by reducing the amount of milk whey protein, beta-lactoglobulin (BLG) which is known to cause...

Australia has the highest reported prevalence of food allergy in the world. This was a key issue addressed last week at the annual scientific meeting of the Australasian Society of Child Immunology. Professor...