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Salmonella Outbreak Linked To California Chicken Processor
2013-10-08 13:36:47

Lawrence LeBlond for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online A California poultry producer is at the center of a salmonella outbreak that has so far sickened 278 people in 18 states. The producer, Foster Farms, announced on Monday that it is cooperating with federal health officials as investigations by local, state and federal officials continue. Despite its raw chicken products being linked to the dangerous illness, the processing company has not issued any recalls as of this story’s...

2013-10-07 23:29:15

Government and industry come together to discuss issues affecting the U.S. food supply. Battle Creek, MI (PRWEB) October 07, 2013 The North Central Food and Drug Officials Association (NCAFDO) will hold its annual education conference at the Radisson Hotel in Kalamazoo, Michigan on October 8-10, 2013. This year's theme is "Toward a More Integrated Food Safety System Across Borders, States and Agencies." The agenda includes a variety of topics that address food protection...

2013-10-03 23:33:35

Event set for October 29 & 30 in Ann Arbor, Mich. Battle Creek, MI (PRWEB) October 03, 2013 The Global Food Protection Institute and global public health organization NSF International will host a symposium on October 29 & 30 in Ann Arbor, Michigan that will focus on global food safety and FDA’s newly proposed rules in response to the Food Safety Modernization Act (FSMA) of 2011. FSMA reflects the most significant changes to U.S. food safety laws in over 50 years. For the first...


Word of the Day
mundungus
  • A stinking tobacco.
  • Offal; waste animal product; organic matter unfit for consumption.
This word comes from the Spanish 'mondongo,' tripe, entrails.