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Francisco Diez-Gonzalez, PhD
Food Safety Microbiology
University of Georgia
Professor and Director of Food Science and Technology in the College of Agricultural & Environmental Sciences.Get More Info
Articles By Francisco
Thinking About Buying an Instant Pot?
You’ve probably heard of Instant Pots, but you might be wondering what it is and if it’s worth your money. An Instant...
Love is in the Air…Fryer
Air fryers bring a different solution to satisfy fried food cravings instead of deep-frying in oils. The appliance uses hot...
Is Microwave Cooking Safe?
Microwaves make cooking easier and help save time in the kitchen. However, is using a microwave to cook food safe? And, are...
Does Buying Local Food Guarantee It’s Safe?
Farmers’ markets remain a growing trend, with 64 percent of the more than 8,400 farmers’ markets surveyed by...
True or Not:
True or Not: Organic food is better for your health than non-organic food.
The Skinny For the average American consumer, the term “organic” has a positive connotation and the beneficial...
True or Not
Study Claims Organic Is Not More Nutritious
Do you buy organic? If so, why? A new study published in the Annals of Internal Medicine by Stanford University researchers...