Food Safety

Compliments brand Broccoli Slaw recalled in Canada

Sobeys is recalling Compliments brand Broccoli Slaw from the marketplace due to possible Listeria monocytogenes contamination. Consumers should not c... continue reading »

Postharvest washes tackle residue, quality issues

Food safety remains top-of-mind for all involved in the produce industry. One of the ways to minimize risks associated with microbial pathogens is for... continue reading »

Western Growers seeks ag tech startups for $30,000 scholarship

The application period for Western Growers Center for Innovation & Technology (WGCIT) Scholarship Program is now open. The scholarship program pro... continue reading »

QMI changes name to QualiTru Sampling Systems

QMI is now QualiTru Sampling Systems. The company’s new name reflects a continuing commitment to accurate, aseptic sampling and a dedication to crea... continue reading »

Preventing postharvest decay after rain

The past two months has seen the usual extended periods of cool evening condensation but also some decent rainfall in many parts of California. Betwee... continue reading »

ICAPP voluntarily recalls frozen strawberries

The International Company for Agricultural Production & Processing (ICAPP) is voluntarily recalling certain lots of its frozen strawberries in res... continue reading »

Northwest show highlights food, beverage processors

The 2017 Northwest Food & Beverage World, presented by the Northwest Food Processors Association (NWFPA), promises to be a new experience with an ... continue reading »

Preventive Controls guidance issued for small businesses

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) issued small entity compliance guidances under the FDA Food Safety Modernization Act (FSMA) to assist smal... continue reading »

Cornell leading effort to train farmers on produce safety rules

Cornell is leading a national alliance aimed at improving the safety of fresh produce and helping fruit and vegetable growers meet new regulatory requ... continue reading »

Center for Produce Safety awards new research projects

The Center for Produce Safety (CPS) has presented 10 new research awards valued at over $2 million.  The awards are for research projects directed a... continue reading »