Hepatitis A outbreak linked to fresh blackberries

- General News
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA), along with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), and state and local partners, are investigating a multistate outbreak of hepatitis A illnesses in Indiana, Nebraska, and Wisconsin potentially linked to fresh conventional (non-organic) blackberries from the grocery store, Fresh Thyme Farmers Market.

FDA still seeking source of Maryland Caesar Salad E coli outbreak

- General News

The Food and Drug Administration released this statement November 20: Consumers are advised not to eat …

Mann Packing Recall of Vegetable Products Affects Whole Foods Market Stores; Grocer Issues Voluntary Recall of Multiple Products

- General News

In response to Mann Packing Co., Inc’s recall of vegetable products, Whole Foods Market BB #:147784 …

What can we learn from a romaine outbreak we knew nothing about?

- General News
The latest E. coli outbreak associated with romaine lettuce is over, and now the produce industry has to learn something from it to get better. But that will be much tougher than with other recent outbreaks.

Wegmans recalls veggie power blend & tofu shiitake slaw

- General News

The products are being recalled because they have the potential to be contaminated with Listeria monocytogenes. …

FDA, CDC investigated outbreak of E. coli possibly linked to romaine lettuce

- General News

FDA NOTICE (Oct. 31, 2019) Today, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration is sharing news of …

Wawona Frozen Food voluntarily recalls frozen raspberries

- General News

Wawona Frozen Foods BB #:165373 is voluntarily recalling packages of frozen raspberries and frozen berry mixes containing …

North Bay Produce voluntarily recalls fresh apples

- General News

North Bay Produce, Inc. BB #:122923 of Traverse City, Michigan is voluntarily recalling 2,297 cases and …

PMA, United Fresh release joint Romaine Task Force report

- Analysis
With this week’s release of the Task Force Report, we share with the industry and all concerned powerful recommendations that we believe can help protect public health and reduce the impact of outbreaks on our industry if and when they do occur. 

FDA declares papaya salmonella outbreak over

- General News

PRESS RELEASE The U.S. Food and Drug Administration, along with the Centers for Disease Control and …