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1 hr ago | Western Livestock Journal
According to USDA's Food Safety and Inspection Service , foreign countries that export meat, poultry, and egg products to the United States are required to establish and maintain inspection systems that are equivalent to those of the United States.
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5 hrs ago | Science Daily
A new study found more than 80 percent of raw chicken used in hospitals in food for patients and staff was contaminated with a form of antibiotic resistant bacteria called extended-spectrum beta-lactamase producing E. coli.
8 hrs ago | KMIZ
Tainted beef recalled earlier this year from a California meat producer may have reached reached 35 states and Guam -- not just six states as previously believed, the U.S. Department of Agriculture said Friday.
12 hrs ago | Kansas City InfoZine
The award recognizes food establishments that have continuously demonstrated excellence in compliance with the City's food code and other public health standards.
14 hrs ago | WAFF-TV Huntsville
The Raceway on Woodward Avenue in Muscle Shoals scored an 80 with the Colbert County Health Department.
Ian Anderson pours drinks at 15 Romolo. The "glove law" requires him to wear and change gloves when he adds garnishes.
A Fresno County fire captain is suing Foster Farms and Costco Wholesale Corp., saying he got severely ill last fall after eating chicken he bought from the Costco store in Clovis.
That compound found in commercially baked bread - yep, the one that's in yoga mats, too - is in the news again.
Not to be left behind and not dependent on any other state action , a bill has been introduced on February 21, 2014 that requires any food, with certain exceptions , offered for retail sale in California to be labeled "Produced with Genetic Engineering" or "Partially Produced with Genetic Engineering" in the California State Senate.
Food Technology Service Inc., a Mulberry-based company that uses gamma radiation to sterilize food, has officially been acquired by Sterigenics International.
Last year, the USDA made a decision that flew under the radar of many American consumers: the agency announced that China's meat processing plants were equivalent to those in the US , and that it would be perfectly legal for US companies to ship chickens to China for processing, then bring them back to the US for consumption.
Rancho Feeding Corp., the Bay Area slaughterhouse that recalled nearly 9 million pounds of beef products last month, sold meat that came from cows with cancer, according to documents obtained by the Los Angeles Times.
First Lady Michelle Obama recently unveiled a new nutrition labeling scheme as part of the White House's ongoing campaign to curtail obesity, but the federal committee more directly responsible for encouraging healthy eating seems to have other goals in mind as they develop the country's nutritional recommendations.
The Food Safety Summit is excited to announce an increase of the companies on the show floor of which 36 are first time exhibitors and several are from overseas.
A cut in funding for the U.S. meat and poultry inspections contained in the Obama administration's 2015 budget proposal does not mean less attention to food safety, U.S. Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack said on Tuesday.
The Sindh Health Department has reported five more new cases of dengue in Karachi during the last 24 hours.