Because we all know food is always and only safe when it has a USDA (I could come up with some colorful names, there) seal of approval on it.
(NaturalNews) It is the latest case of extreme government food tyranny, and one that is sure to have you reeling in anger and disgust. Health department officials recently conducted a raid of Quail Hollow Farm, an organic community supported agriculture (CSA) farm in southern Nevada, during its special "farm to fork" picnic dinner put on for guests -- and the agent who arrived on the scene ordered that all the fresh, local produce and pasture-based meat that was intended for the meal be destroyed with bleach.
Learn more: http://www.naturalnews.com/034125_food_freedom_picnic.html
As an aside, this and other stories have me wondering if someone, somewhere, decided that having people on food stamps is "preferable" to having them learn how to grow their own food.