The CDC has updated investigation details into a Salmonella Vitkin and IIIb outbreak connected to bearded dragons. As of Jan. 20, 2023, there have been 32 people infected, 12 with the outbreak strain of SalmonellaContinue Reading Year-long Salmonella outbreak connected to bearded dragons sickens 32
The World Health Organization (WHO) and the UN Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) are holding a meeting on Campylobacter in poultry next month.
Several experts from the United States are attending, including Bing Wang from…Continue Reading Experts to meet and discuss Campylobacter control
Church Brothers, LLC and FreshPoint South Florida, Inc. are recalling parsley imported from Mexico because of Salmonella contamination.
According to the FDA, both recalls were initiated on Dec. 12, 2022, and are ongoing
Church Brothers…Continue Reading Parsley imported from Mexico recalled by multiple firms over Salmonella contamination
Aliments Tousain Inc. is recalling Dubon brand Mixed Forest Mushrooms because of insects and mold.
The recalled product was sold in Quebec, Canada, according to the Canadian Food Inspection Agency.
There is concern that consumers…Continue Reading Mushrooms recalled over presence of insects and mold
A set of voluntary guidelines has been launched in Singapore dealing with food sold on the internet.
Singapore Standard 687: 2022 (Guidelines for food e-commerce) provides guidance to e-commerce players on their roles…Continue Reading Singapore unveils guidance relating to food sold online
The Food and Drug Administration is continuing its use of import alerts to enforce U.S. food safety regulations for food from foreign countries. The agency updates and modifies the alerts as needed.
Recent modifications to…Continue Reading FDA clamps down on imports with Salmonella, illegal drugs, undeclared colors
Summer Fresh Salads Inc. is recalling Summer Fresh brand and Compliments Naturally Simple brand hummus because of pieces of plastic in the product.
The recalled products have been sold in Alberta, British Columbia, Ontario and…Continue Reading Hummus recalled in Canada over plastic in product
As part of its enforcement activities, the Food and Drug Administration sends warning letters to entities under its jurisdiction. Some letters are not posted for public view until weeks or months after they are sent.Continue Reading Rodents, insects and animal activity in food facility lead to FDA warning
Serbian producers have been helped to understand and comply with new food safety laws in the country.
Regulations were drawn up by the government with the support of the UN Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO)…Continue Reading Serbian farmers get help with food safety rules; training is also set in Ethiopia
The USDA is reminding growers of specialty crops, which includes fruits and vegetables, of a Jan. 31 deadline to apply for the agency’s Food Safety Certification for Specialty Crops program.
The Jan. 31 deadline is…Continue Reading Deadline approaches for USDA food safety program reimbursements