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Parasite risk in wraps, salads spurs warning; romaine blamed

PARASITE RISK IN WRAPS, SALADS SPURS WARNING; ROMAINE BLAMED

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FDA, producer release few details about recalled whey powder

FDA, PRODUCER RELEASE FEW DETAILS ABOUT RECALLED WHEY POWDER

The products shown here are for illustrative purposes only and are not the specific AMPI products subject to the whey powder recall. It...

 
 
 
Faces of Food Safety: Meet Janice Cones of FSIS

FACES OF FOOD SAFETY: MEET JANICE CONES OF FSIS

Janice Cones Editor's note: This is a recent installment in a series of employee profiles being published by the U.S. Department of...

Ritz cracker products recalled because of Salmonella in whey

RITZ CRACKER PRODUCTS RECALLED BECAUSE OF SALMONELLA IN WHEY

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Federal officials post public alert about Hungry Man dinners

FEDERAL OFFICIALS POST PUBLIC ALERT ABOUT HUNGRY MAN DINNERS

Federal officials on Friday posted a public health alert regarding certain Hungry Man frozen dinners because of concerns about Salmonella...

CDC-FSIS disclose Salmonella outbreak traced to raw turkey

CDC-FSIS DISCLOSE SALMONELLA OUTBREAK TRACED TO RAW TURKEY

An outbreak of Salmonella Reading caused by raw turkey products has sickened 90 people in 26 states and hospitalization was already...

 
 
 
Florida company recalls 3 tons of ground beef for E. coli risk

FLORIDA COMPANY RECALLS 3 TONS OF GROUND BEEF FOR E. COLI RISK

Operators of institutional kitchens in Florida are being urged to check their refrigerators and freezers for fresh and frozen raw ground...

Letter From The Editor: Just a chat with the new administrator

LETTER FROM THE EDITOR: JUST A CHAT WITH THE NEW ADMINISTRATOR

During last week's IAFP meetings in Salt Lake City, I had the opportunity to chat with FSIS Administrator Carmen Rottenberg, who is...

 
 
 
Halal poultry products recalled for missing inspection

HALAL POULTRY PRODUCTS RECALLED FOR MISSING INSPECTION

Long Island City, NY-based Afandina Halal, has recalled an undetermined amount of raw poultry products that were produced, packaged...

Wrap up your celebration with fireworks, not food poisoning

WRAP UP YOUR CELEBRATION WITH FIREWORKS, NOT FOOD POISONING

An estimated 48 million people suffer from foodborne illness in America each year; that means 1 in 6 ill people, with roughly 128,000...

 
 
 
Petition seeks to change rules for ‘Product of USA' meat labels

PETITION SEEKS TO CHANGE RULES FOR ‘PRODUCT OF USA' MEAT LABELS

Country of origin labeling for meat once involved lofty policy debates in Congress and international bodies like the World Trade Organization. Now...

Almost 7 tons of jerky, meat sticks recalled for inspection issue

ALMOST 7 TONS OF JERKY, MEAT STICKS RECALLED FOR INSPECTION ISSUE

The USDA's Food Safety and Inspection Service reports that People's Sausage Co. is recalling almost 7 tons of jerky and meat stick...

 
 
 
Land O' Frost recalls black forest ham because of wrong labels

LAND O' FROST RECALLS BLACK FOREST HAM BECAUSE OF WRONG LABELS

Land O'Frost Inc. of Madisonville, KY, is recalling about 4,944 pounds of ham products because of incorrect package labeling, resulting...

Here's why Trump's plan to consolidate food safety efforts won't work

HERE'S WHY TRUMP'S PLAN TO CONSOLIDATE FOOD SAFETY EFFORTS WON'T WORK

Editor's note: This opinion column was originally published by The Conversation and is republished here with permission. The Trump...

 
 
 
129 tons of pork lard products recalled for lack of inspection

129 TONS OF PORK LARD PRODUCTS RECALLED FOR LACK OF INSPECTION

Skokie, IL-based Quay Corp. is recalling approximately 258,121 pounds of pork lard products that were produced without the benefit...

Texas company recalls raw, frozen ground beef for E. coli

TEXAS COMPANY RECALLS RAW, FROZEN GROUND BEEF FOR E. COLI

Photo illustration Texas Naturals Meats is recalling almost 500 pounds of raw frozen ground beef that was produced almost a year ago...

 
 
 
Multiple brands of chicken, beef and pork products recalled

MULTIPLE BRANDS OF CHICKEN, BEEF AND PORK PRODUCTS RECALLED

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USDA recall review shows some meat was left off original list

USDA RECALL REVIEW SHOWS SOME MEAT WAS LEFT OFF ORIGINAL LIST

The U.S. Department of Agriculture's Food Safety and Inspection Service has found HF Food Distributors in Orocovis, Puerto Rico, failed...

 
 
 
Publisher's Platform: FDA continues its role as Chicken Little

PUBLISHER'S PLATFORM: FDA CONTINUES ITS ROLE AS CHICKEN LITTLE

After 25 years doing food litigation, I am seldom surprised by the announcement of a foodborne illness outbreak. It was no different...

Tyson recalls breaded chicken for extraneous materials

TYSON RECALLS BREADED CHICKEN FOR EXTRANEOUS MATERIALS

Little Rock-based Tyson Foods Inc. on Friday recalled approximately 3,120 pounds of frozen breaded chicken products that may be contaminated...