Following federal testing, Les Œufs Richard Eggs Inc. is recalling an unrevealed amount of shell eggs because of possible contamination with Salmonella.

The company reports distributing the implicated eggs to retailers in Quebec, Canada, according to a recall notice posted by the Canadian Food Inspection Agency. The agency does not
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Researchers at a university in Australia have found a way to prevent salmonellosis affecting eggs through surface contamination.

Flinders University scientists developed a shell egg decontamination method that removed Salmonella Typhimurium from the outside of an egg without impacting its usability.

The method adapted a temperature-controlled water bath common in
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Hans Kissle Company LLC and Harold Brey & Sons Inc. are the latest food companies to receive warning letters from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration. Hans Kissie is in Haverhill, MA, and Harold Brey & Sons are in Jeffersonville, NY.

The Hans Kissle ready-to-eat (RTE) salads and prepared foods
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Federal officials have put operators of an Ohio egg farm on notice, citing inadequate precautions against Salmonella Enteritidis that included rodent and fly infestations as well as inadequate employee sanitation practices.

The Food and Drug Administration sent a warning letter to Bradley E. Barga, president of Judge Farms Inc., on
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The Food and Drug Administration sent warning letters recently to an egg producer and two kratom distributors, citing various violations of federal law. Company officials have 15 working days from receipt of FDA warning letters to respond and provide the agency with details on specific measures they are taking
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A shell egg production facility in Puerto Rico is on notice from the Food and Drug Administration for serious violations of food safety regulations regarding the prevention of Salmonella Enteritidis during production, storage and transportation.

Officials from the FDA’s San Juan District Office inspected the Cidra, Puerto Rico, location of
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