Poultry processing plants that do not meet Salmonella control performance standards will have to conduct new follow-up sampling procedures beginning early next year, according to a notice from the USDA’s Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS).

http://www.dreamstime.com/royalty-free-stock-image-raw-chickens-supermarket-image33900426In a Dec. 16 notice, FSIS announced the new follow-up protocol for testing, referred to as sampling by the…

Standards to prevent 50,000 illnesses through reductions in Salmonella and Campylobacter set by USDA last week might just work. If they do, Americans who yesterday are said to have dined on 1.3 billion chicken wings during Super Bowl 50, are likely to take notice. wings with ranch And one year from now, it’s also likely Secretary of Agriculture…