rBGH (recombinant Bovine Growth Hormone) - Canon-MacFCS

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Dec 12, 2012 (4 years and 6 months ago)

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Food Supply
Test
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Study Guide

1. Food Supply Network



2. Sustainable agriculture



3. Organic



4. Free range



5. Biotechnology



6. Genetically Engineered (Genetically Modified) foods



7. rBGH



Food Supply Network

1.

What are the four parts of the food supply network?


2
.Explain the 3 processing methods below



a. canning
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b. frozen foods



c. drying


3
. What is the role of the distributor?

4
. What are some examples of a retailer?


Genetic Engineering

1. Name the 3
primary crops that are genetically engineered in the U.S.


2. Give two benefits of Genetic Engineering.


3. Give two negative consequences of Genetic Engineering.


Organics

1. How do you know if something is organic?


2.
What does the USDA Organic seal
mean?


3. Is organic food more nutritious than conventional food? Explain your answer.


Buying from Local Farmers

1. Give three reasons why it is good to purchase locally grown foods.


2. How does buying food from your local farmer support the community? T
he economy?


3. How far does most conventional food travel from farm to the consumer’s home?


rBGH (recombinant Bovine Growth Hormone)

1. What does current research say about the use of rBGH in milk production?


2. Why do farmers use rBGH?


Aquaculture

1.
Define sustainable seafood


2. Define aquaculture


2. What are two advantages and two disadvantages of sustainable seafood.