Cricket Creek Farm of Williamstown, MA, is expanding their May 30 recall of Sophelise and Tobasi cheeses and their June 12 expanded recall of Berkshire Bloom cheese because of potential contamination with Listeria monocytogenes to include one lot of Feta cheese because pasteurization records did not illustrate the heating element

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Cricket Creek Farm of Williamstown, MA, is expanding their May 30 recall of Sophelise and Tobasi cheeses because of potential contamination with Listeria monocytogenes to include one lot of Berkshire Bloom cheese because pasteurization records did not illustrate the heating element reached required temperature.

To date, one hospitalization has been

Continue Reading Cheese recall expanded over Listeria contamination that has sickened a consumer

Mountain Valley Dairy Ltd. is recalling Kootenay Meadows brand Nostrala Firm Surface-Ripened Organic Cheese because of Staphylococcus aureus and generic E. coli contamination.

According to the recall posted by the Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA), The recalled product has been sold in British Columbia and Alberta, Canada.

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A person has fallen ill with an infection from Listeria monocytogenes after testing found the pathogen in cheese from Cricket Creek Farm of Williamstown, MA. 

The company is recalling certain Sophelise and Tobasi cheeses that were distributed in Massachusetts and New York through Wild Oats, Williamstown, MA; Provisions Williamstown, Williamstown

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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 FDA’s import alerts, as posted by the agency, are listed below. 

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Continue Reading FDA steps up enforcement efforts on imported food including cheese, seafood

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 FDA’s import alerts, as posted by the agency, are listed below. 

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Continue Reading FDA puts stricter controls on imported cheese, seafood and avocado products

Le Cendré de Notre-Dame is recalling Semi-soft Surface-ripened Cheese from the marketplace because of possible Listeria monocytogenes contamination.

The recalled product has been sold in Quebec, Canada and may have been distributed in other provinces and territories.

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Le Cendré de Notre-DameSemi-soft Surface-ripened
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Jan K. Overweel Limited is recalling Igor brand gorgonzola mild ripened blue-veined cheese (150g) from the marketplace because of possible Listeria contamination. The company also recently recalled Igor brand gorgonzola mild ripened blue-veined cheese (350g) and Igor brand Gorgonzola Dolce over possible Listeria contamination.

This recall was triggered by the

Continue Reading Igor brand cheese recall expanded in Canada after testing finds Listeria