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The latest food safety news and announcements covering poultry, egg products, pork and animal feed recalls. Food is recalled when the discovery of an organism in a product may make an animal or human sick, a potential allergen is discovered, or if a product is mislabeled and allergens do not appear on the label. Register for free to access premium content.


Wayne Farms reissues product recall

The amount of recalled product has been expanded from 30,285 pounds to 585,030 pounds

Wayne Farms, LLC., a Decatur, Ala. establishment, is recalling approximately 585,030 pounds of a ready-to-eat (RTE) chicken breast fillet product that may be undercooked, the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) announced April 29.

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Salmonella, Campylobacter experts and data sought

Call for information for the Joint FAO/WHO Expert Meeting on Microbiological Risk Assessment

The World Health Organization (WHO) and the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) is looking to identify experts on pre- and post-harvest control of non-typhoidal Salmonella and Campylobacter at all points along the poultry meat supply chain.

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US agents seize prohibited poultry, pork at Mexican border

124 pounds of prohibited meat intercepted at Laredo Port of Entry

U.S. Customs and Border Protection officers and agriculture specialists seized more than 120 pounds of prohibited fresh pork and poultry meat at the Laredo Port of Entry on the Mexican border.

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