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Blossom Foods recalls beef for misbranding and allergens

Blossom Foods, LLC,  located in Oakland, CA, is recalling approximately 15,092 pounds of beef, chicken and pork products due to misbranding and undeclared allergens, according to the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS). The products contain soy and wheat, known allergens, which are not declared on the product label.  The frozen… Continue Reading

FDA Warning Letters: Two Dairies, a Cattle Operation, and a Seafood Processor

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) issued warnings to two dairies, a cattle operation and a seafood processor in its latest round of posted warning letters. Glenville Farms, a dairy in Pennsylvania, was cited for illegal drug residues in a cow sold for slaughter. Tissue samples from the cow revealed the presence of desfuroylceftiofur in… Continue Reading

Texas Grocery Chain Recalls Beef Products Due to Possible Metal Shavings

H-E-B, a San Antonio, TX-based grocery chain, is voluntarily recalling approximately 75,465 pounds of 13 different beef products from its stores due to the “possible presence of foreign material in the meat.” No illnesses have been reported. According to the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Food Safety Inspection Service, H-E-B meat processing workers discovered metal shavings… Continue Reading