The FDA and CDC are investigating a multi-state outbreak that has been traced back to the pre-cut fruit.
The Petrifilm Rapid E.Coli/Coliform Count Plate is a next-day indicator test.
The case count continues to rise, with more states reporting illnesses.
Following a consumer’s allergic reaction, Eataly recalls its artichoke spread for undeclared walnuts.
Preliminary information gathered by the FDA indicates the lettuce grown in Yuma, Arizona is responsible for sickening at least 35 people.
Poultry producers now have a more efficient testing system.
The products may be contaminated with hard plastic.
The big data revolution in food hasn’t come and gone; it’s just arriving.
The agency’s annual pesticide program summary also states that pesticide residues don’t pose a risk to children and infants.
Plants would need to establish HACCP systems and sanitation SOPs.