Logo

Food Safety News

 http://www.foodsafetynews.com/

PROJECT TO LOOK AT 2019 SPANISH LISTERIA OUTBREAK

Andalusian authorities have allocated €100,000 for research to learn from the region's Listeria outbreak in 2019. The project will...

Letter from the Editor: Infections and deaths from COVID-19 in meat, poultry industries

LETTER FROM THE EDITOR: INFECTIONS AND DEATHS FROM COVID-19 IN MEAT, POULTRY INDUSTRIES

Opinion When Saul Sanchez, a 78-year old “green hat” supervisor at the JBS beef plant in Greeley, CO, died from COVID-19 this past...

 
 
 

IMPORTED FRUIT AND VEG MAIN PROBLEM IN SINGAPOREAN SAMPLING

Imported fruit and vegetables was the category with the highest percentage of non-compliances during testing in 2019, according to...

FREE WEBINAR ON NANOBUBBLES AND PRODUCE SAFETY SET THIS WEEK

The Produce Marketing Association is offering a free webinar to members and non-members titled, “Nanobubbles: New pop for improved...

 
 
 

TWO BRAZILIAN MEAT FIRMS LOSE CASE AGAINST EU IMPORT BAN

A court in the European Union has dismissed a case brought by two Brazilian meat companies about a 2018 decision to ban imports of...

RESEARCHERS REPORT IMPACT OF SAFETY VIDEO ON USE OF FOOD THERMOMETERS

You can show consumers a food safety video, and give them food safety tools, but you can't make them use food thermometers all of the...

 
 
 
Fatal Listeria outbreak linked to trout in the Netherlands

FATAL LISTERIA OUTBREAK LINKED TO TROUT IN THE NETHERLANDS

At least two people have died in a Listeria outbreak linked to chilled smoked trout fillets in the Netherlands. All six sick people...

FRESH EXPRESS'S CYCLOSPORA OUTBREAK NOW SPANS EIGHT STATES AND THREE PROVINCES

A troublesome Cyclospora outbreak continues to grow in North America with 37 confirmed cases in Canada added to 206 in the midwest...

 
 
 

CHILE PASSES USDA FOREIGN EQUIVALENCY AUDIT

USDA's Food Safety and Inspection Service found no deficiencies threatening public health in a new onsite equivalence verification...

FINLAND SEARCHES FOR SOURCE OF LISTERIA OUTBREAK

Authorities in Finland are investigating a Listeria outbreak that has affected eight people. All patients have been hospitalized but...

 
 
 

MONEY OUT, MONEY IN: SMALL FARMS CAN BENEFIT FROM FOOD SAFETY EXPENDITURES

They must pay a higher percentage of their sales than big farms to do it, but small produce growers eventually end up with more money...

USDA WON'T REQUIRE MEAT AND POULTRY TESTING FOR COVID-19

Plant-based diet advocates known as the Physicians Committee for Responsible Medicine failed to persuade USDA's Food Safety and Inspection...

 
 
 

SALMONELLA OUTBREAK LINKED TO BRITISH EGGS

Almost 40 people are part of a Salmonella outbreak traced to eggs from the United Kingdom. A spokesman for Public Health England told...

Global push critical to prevent, fight pandemics; food safety one key factor

GLOBAL PUSH CRITICAL TO PREVENT, FIGHT PANDEMICS; FOOD SAFETY ONE KEY FACTOR

A healthy planet and healthy animals go hand in hand to protect humans from pandemics, says a new United Nations report. The report...

 
 
 

SCIENTISTS UNCOVER CAMPYLOBACTER'S SWIMMING TACTICS

Researchers have found out how Campylobacter can swim faster in stickier liquids, such as in human guts. Findings could help scientists...

Colorado makes egg producers remodel

COLORADO MAKES EGG PRODUCERS REMODEL

Colorado is going with the more expensive, cage-free eggs, limiting the options on its menu for producers. A bill signed July 1 by...

 
 
 

RED KIDNEY BEANS LINKED TO POISONING CASES IN DENMARK

A type of lectin in red kidney beans was behind an outbreak in Denmark earlier this year. Poisoning left 45 people sick, including...

ALERT STATUS CHANGED BECAUSE OF PESTICIDES, COLOR ADDITIVES AND SALMONELLA

The Food and Drug Administration uses import alerts to enforce U.S. food safety regulations for food from foreign countries. The agency...

 
 
 

U.S. RAISES FOUR ISSUES AT WTO SPS MEETING

The United States raised four new issues at a meeting of the World Trade Organization committee on food safety and animal and plant...

ONLY A QUARTER OF FIRMS WITH LOW HYGIENE RATINGS DISPLAY SCORES

Only one fourth of businesses in England with food hygiene ratings of zero to two are displaying their numbers, according to FSA research. Almost...

 
 
 



Chicken Picatta

Chicken Picatta

A simple pan sauce made with capers, butter, white wine, chicken stock and lemon juice envelop chicken cutlets in the traditional Chicken Piccata recipe made in episode 101 of... Read more ...

Burgers & Griddle Corn - Sound of Flavor

Burgers & Griddle Corn - Sound of Flavor

Burgers sizzling on the grill is the definitive sound of summer in America. Hamburgers with 80 lean meat and 20 fat, that are featured in this video, makes juicier, more... Read more ...

Beer Bread Tasting with Grandkids - FUNNY!

Beer Bread Tasting with Grandkids - FUNNY!

This is a tasting from the end of my Italian Beer Bread episode where I have two of my grandchildren tasting the bread with me. This is my favorite tasting! I've never... Read more ...

Innovation Is on Tap at America's Brewstilleries

Innovation Is on Tap at America's Brewstilleries

The surge of craft distilling in the U.S. followed in the wake of craft brewing's meteoric ascent. Of course, distillation and brewing go hand in hand, as the former wouldn't... Read more ...

Letter from the Editor: Infections and deaths from COVID-19 in meat, poultry...

Letter from the Editor: Infections and deaths from COVID-19 in meat, poultry industries

Opinion When Saul Sanchez, a 78-year old “green hat” supervisor at the JBS beef plant in Greeley, CO, died from COVID-19 this past April 7, nobody was thinking he might be the... Read more ...

Meal Plan - Week 3

Meal Plan - Week 3

Another Meal Plan coming up! This week has some of my favorite entrees. Check out what else we're making this week below! BREAKFAST: Smoothies for breakfast. This week we have... Read more ...

The Hallmark Channel Is Releasing Its Own Christmas Wines to Make Your...

The Hallmark Channel Is Releasing Its Own Christmas Wines to Make Your Spirits Bright

Is it ever too early to get a head start on the holidays? Probably not, especially if you're a Hallmark Channel fan! The network - which is currently hosting a "Christmas in... Read more ...

Chocolate Zucchini Bread Shakeology

Chocolate Zucchini Bread Shakeology

Hidden inside this delectable chocolate smoothie an entire cup of zucchini. Yes, a full cup of zucchini - trust us, you can't taste it - and banana, almond butter, cinnamon... Read more ...

Shakeology Pumpkin Pie Chia Pudding

Shakeology Pumpkin Pie Chia Pudding

If you've never had chia pudding, you're in for a treat. And if you love chia pudding, this recipe is going to be your new favorite! It's creamy, satisfying, and easy to meal... Read more ...

Nashville Chef Channels Creativity into Community

Nashville Chef Channels Creativity into Community

Continued from Resetting the Table Series: “Restaurants Helping Hospitality Workers and Their Communities” In Nashville, the Second Harvest Food Bank of Middle Tennessee did... Read more ...

Ohza's Canned Mimosas Save You the Hassle of Opening Up a Full Bottle of...

Ohza's Canned Mimosas Save You the Hassle of Opening Up a Full Bottle of Champagne

If you ask me, brunch is a meal best served with endless rounds of mimosas, but it can be difficult to justify cracking open a whole bottle of Champagne if you don't have a... Read more ...

These 18 Face Masks Are Washable and Reusable

These 18 Face Masks Are Washable and Reusable

When we leave the house, we're wearing face masks. When it comes to masks, the options are twofold; you can either wear a disposable mask, or one that's reusable. We prefer... Read more ...

Beat the Heat and Get a Buzz With These Refreshing White Claw Popsicles

Beat the Heat and Get a Buzz With These Refreshing White Claw Popsicles

Let's face it: White Claw is sort of the unofficial drink of summer. They're light, bubbly, crisp, and come in a bunch of different flavors, so what's not to love? Recently... Read more ...