Dan Flynn is a Denver-based writer and editor with more than ten years of food safety experience. As a public affairs professional, he worked with government and regulatory agencies at the local, state, and federal levels. His career as a journalist included working for newspapers throughout the West, from the Black Hills to Seattle. His on-scene reporting on the collapse of the Idaho’s Teton Dam and the suicide bombing at Washington State University’s Perham Hall was carried by newspapers around the world and was recognized both times regionally by the Associated Press for Best Reporting on a Deadline. Most of the disasters he attends these days involve food illnesses.
Bird Flu Outbreak at Tyson Supplier Prompts USDA to Kill 73,500 Chickens
For the fourth year in a row, highly pathogenic H7 avian flu has struck birds in the United States. A Lincoln County, Tenn., poultry farm that supplies Tyson Foods took the brunt... MORE
Rural America · March 9, 2017
Rural America Still Waiting to See Who Trump Taps for Secretary of Agriculture
When the bitter cold began spreading over rural America last month, the parlor guessing game around many a wood stove was guessing who President-elect Donald J. Trump would name as secretary of agriculture.... MORE
Rural America · January 10, 2017