Brett Madden, Aviaway
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Bird Problems and Control Methods for Food Production Facilities

By R. Brett Madden

bird feeding around the facility immediately Any bird management plan should have a clear policy prohibiting employees from feeding birds. Once birds have been accustomed to routine feeding, the birds…

bird feeding around the facility immediately Any bird management plan should have a clear policy prohibiting employees from feeding birds. Once birds have been accustomed to routine feeding, the birds…

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Brett Madden, Aviaway
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Strategies and Building Design Improvements to Help Prevent Birds

By R. Brett Madden

bird control product. Each of these types of bird deterrent items has different pros and cons. Bird spikes (All images courtesy of Aviaway Bird Control Services & Consulting) Bird Spikes…

bird control product. Each of these types of bird deterrent items has different pros and cons. Bird spikes (All images courtesy of Aviaway Bird Control Services & Consulting) Bird Spikes…

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Brett Madden, Aviaway
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How to Prepare an Integrated Bird Management Audit Program

By R. Brett Madden

…trained on all the site-specific bird control methods, reduce the frequency of birds entering the facility and create a documented bird control program that is designed for your specific facility….

…trained on all the site-specific bird control methods, reduce the frequency of birds entering the facility and create a documented bird control program that is designed for your specific facility….

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The Validation Conversation

By Joy Dell’Aringa

…monocytogenes in Ready-To-Eat Foods” we find the following definitions: Validation: Obtaining and evaluating scientific and technical evidence that a control measure, combination of control measures, or the food safety plan…

…monocytogenes in Ready-To-Eat Foods” we find the following definitions: Validation: Obtaining and evaluating scientific and technical evidence that a control measure, combination of control measures, or the food safety plan…

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PCR or LAMP: Food Safety Considerations when Choosing Molecular Detection Methods

By Joy Dell’Aringa, Vikrant Dutta, Ph.D.

…LAMP must rely on alternate mechanisms to correct for NSA and these mechanisms lead to a less controlled and therefore inefficient amplification Under controlled conditions, isothermal technology can provide equivalent…

…LAMP must rely on alternate mechanisms to correct for NSA and these mechanisms lead to a less controlled and therefore inefficient amplification Under controlled conditions, isothermal technology can provide equivalent…

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Food Labs / Cannabis Labs 2020 Agenda Announced

By Food Safety Tech Staff

…Listeria species and Dave Evanson (Merieux Nutrisciences) on pathogen detection and control. The full agenda is listed on the Food Labs / Cannabis Labs website. The early bird discount of…

…Listeria species and Dave Evanson (Merieux Nutrisciences) on pathogen detection and control. The full agenda is listed on the Food Labs / Cannabis Labs website. The early bird discount of…

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Tim Husen, Rollins Technical Services
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Sanitation Solutions for Pest Problems

By Tim Husen, Ph.D.

…also in its relevance to FSMA regulations. When talking to pest management providers, remember that a “one-size fits all” strategy often doesn’t work, so expect your pest control company to…

…also in its relevance to FSMA regulations. When talking to pest management providers, remember that a “one-size fits all” strategy often doesn’t work, so expect your pest control company to…

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South Korea Ends Ban of U.S. Poultry

By Food Safety Tech Staff

…surveillance program in the world and we were at once able to quickly identify, confine, and control this most recent disease outbreak. Our hope is that Korean officials will recognize…

…surveillance program in the world and we were at once able to quickly identify, confine, and control this most recent disease outbreak. Our hope is that Korean officials will recognize…

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ImEpik and Food Safety Tech Partner on Agreement for PCQI Online Training

By Food Safety Tech Staff

…of Innovative Publishing Co., Inc. and director of the Food Safety Consortium Conference and Expo. “Our ten-module online training program ensures that Preventive Control Qualified Individuals are proficient in the…

…of Innovative Publishing Co., Inc. and director of the Food Safety Consortium Conference and Expo. “Our ten-module online training program ensures that Preventive Control Qualified Individuals are proficient in the…

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