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Have you bought peaches, nectarines, or plums recently? There's a major fruit recall due to fears of a foodborne illness that is affecting some major grocery stores and has many of us concerned about the safety of our produce.
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8 hrs ago | Sacramento Bee Newspaper
Choose tomatoes that are ripe but still firm with good color and preferably with unblemished skin.
12 hrs ago | Thetelegraphand Argus
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Wawona Packing Co. is voluntarily recalling peaches, nectarines, plums and pluots that were packed at its Cutler, California, warehouses between June 1 and July 12. Wawona believes the products may be contaminated with Listeria monocytogenes.
A new rating system could have you doing a double take before entering your favorite restaurant.
'The object is not for us to leave these yellow placards up as long as possible, it's to get the violation corrected as quickly as possible,' said Sanitation Branch chief Peter Oshiro A new food safety program rolled out by the state Department of Health on Monday may have you doing a double take as you enter your favorite restaurant or walk up to ... (more)
China's food safety agency on Tuesday announced a nationwide inspection of processing factories and meat suppliers used by a company accused of selling expired beef and chicken to McDonald's and KFC.
Witty and eclectic novelist Thomas Berger, who reimagined the American West in the historical yarn "Little Big Man" and mastered genres ranging from detective stories to domestic farce, has died at age 89. Thomas Berger, the witty and eclectic novelist who reimagined the American West in the historical yarn "Little Big Man" and mastered genres ... (more)
With the release of his "Foil" single, "Weird Al" Yankovic likely has become the first major-label artist to hit the charts with a song about foodborne pathogens.
A California packing company has voluntarily issued a nationwide recall for several conventional and organic varieties of stone fruits packed between June 1-12, 2014 because of possible contamination with Listeria monocytogenes.
With the Food and Drug Administration allowing farmers to give the drug, ractopamine, to their pigs since 1999, pork producers say their meat is perfectly safe.
Michigan State University has been awarded almost $400,000 by the US Department of Agriculture to reduce the Salmonella risk of low-moisture foods.
According to the Washington Post, raw beef is making a comeback on restaurant menus.
Updated: Wed Jul 23, 2014 12:40 pm
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