FSIS News Releases https://www.fsis.usda.gov/wps/portal/fsis/newsroom/news-releases-statements-transcripts/news-release-archives-by-year en FSIS.Webmaster@fsis.usda.gov (FSIS webmaster) Wed, 20 Apr 2016 00:00:00 -0500 Nestlé Prepared Foods Recalls Not-Ready-to-Eat Pepperoni Hot Pockets Product Due to Possible Foreign Matter Contamination https://www.fsis.usda.gov/wps/portal/fsis/topics/recalls-and-public-health-alerts/recall-case-archive/archive/2021/recall-002-2021-release Nestlé Prepared Foods, a Mt. Sterling, Ky. establishment, is recalling approximately 762,615 pounds of not-ready-to-eat (NRTE) pepperoni hot pockets product that may be contaminated with extraneous materials, specifically pieces of glass and hard plastic. Fri, 15 Jan 2021 20:02:00 -0600 ad5fa224-18d8-4c6d-a8c7-c55525349a42 FSIS Issues Public Health Alert for Beef Jerky Products Due to Misbranding and an Undeclared Allergen https://www.fsis.usda.gov/wps/portal/fsis/newsroom/news-releases-statements-and-transcripts/news-release-archives-by-year/archive/2021/pha-01152021-01 The U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) is issuing a public health alert for ready-to-eat (RTE) beef jerky products due to misbranding and an undeclared allergen. Fri, 15 Jan 2021 15:20:00 -0600 9a0c4be9-e5a3-417f-820c-305518a18f06 FSIS Issues Public Health Alert for Not-Ready-to-Eat, Heat Treated, Not Fully Cooked Chicken Enchilada Products Due to Misbranding and an Undeclared Allergen https://www.fsis.usda.gov/wps/portal/fsis/newsroom/news-releases-statements-and-transcripts/news-release-archives-by-year/archive/2021/pha-01072021-01 The U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) is issuing a public health alert for approximately 43 pounds of not-ready-to-eat (NRTE), heat treated, not fully cooked chicken enchilada products due to misbranding and an undeclared allergen. Thu, 7 Jan 2021 14:30:25 -0600 8e15efdc-4a61-4181-ad6a-a77e06422d4a Courage Production, LLC. Recalls Ready-to-Eat, Fully Cooked Polish Sausage Products due to Misbranding and an Undeclared Allergen https://www.fsis.usda.gov/wps/portal/fsis/topics/recalls-and-public-health-alerts/recall-case-archive/archive/2021/recall-001-2021-release Courage Production, LLC., a Fairfield, Calif., establishment is recalling approximately 1,645 pounds of Ready-To-Eat, fully cooked Polish sausage products due to misbranding and an undeclared allergen. Sat, 2 Jan 2021 12:11:07 -0600 9fbe9455-5f95-4366-b9e5-36fd025957e4 FSIS Issues Public Health Alert for Frozen, Fully Cooked, Not Shelf Stable Chicken Sriracha Ravioli Products Due to Misbranding and an Undeclared Allergen https://www.fsis.usda.gov/wps/portal/fsis/newsroom/news-releases-statements-and-transcripts/news-release-archives-by-year/archive/2020/pha-12312020-01 The U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) is issuing a public health alert for approximately 49 pounds of frozen, fully cooked, not shelf stable chicken sriracha ravioli products due to misbranding and an undeclared allergen. Thu, 31 Dec 2020 15:27:45 -0600 9b01eddf-0224-44bf-9072-c532acd57d0d CLS Gourmet CL Saigon Food Company Recalls Meat Products Produced Without Benefit of Inspection https://www.fsis.usda.gov/wps/portal/fsis/topics/recalls-and-public-health-alerts/recall-case-archive/archive/2020/recall-031-2020-release CLS Gourmet CL Saigon Food Company, a Philadelphia, Pa. establishment, is recalling approximately 128,841 pounds of various meat products that were produced without the benefit of federal inspection. Wed, 23 Dec 2020 16:25:00 -0600 afde043f-c91e-4e47-ad87-f13941d688b4 Nestlé Prepared Foods Recalls Lean Cuisine Baked Chicken Meal Products Due to Possible Foreign Matter Contamination https://www.fsis.usda.gov/wps/portal/fsis/topics/recalls-and-public-health-alerts/recall-case-archive/archive/2020/recall-030-2020-release Nestlé Prepared Foods, a Springville, Utah establishment, is recalling approximately 92,206 pounds of LEAN CUISINE Baked Chicken meal products that may be contaminated with extraneous materials, specifically pieces of white hard plastic. Sat, 19 Dec 2020 18:40:00 -0600 3641d1c4-ae3e-4783-9f43-4ee904caaf2c FSIS Issues Public Health Alert for Ineligible Imported Raw Frozen New Orleans - Roasted Chicken Wings from the Peoples Republic of China https://www.fsis.usda.gov/wps/portal/fsis/newsroom/news-releases-statements-and-transcripts/news-release-archives-by-year/archive/2020/pha-12192020-01 The U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) is issuing a public health alert for ready-to-eat (RTE) pork snack stick products due to misbranding and an undeclared allergen. The product may contain milk, a known allergen, which is not declared on the product label. Sat, 19 Dec 2020 17:30:00 -0600 1a9463a0-c107-481d-a579-2d03bdec8a14 Perfect Pasta Inc. Recalls Frozen Meat and Poultry Products Produced Without Benefit of Inspection https://www.fsis.usda.gov/wps/portal/fsis/topics/recalls-and-public-health-alerts/recall-case-archive/archive/2020/recall-029-2020-release Perfect Pasta Inc., an Addison, Ill. establishment, is recalling an undetermined amount of heat treated not shelf stable frozen meat and poultry products that were produced without the benefit of federal inspection. Sat, 19 Dec 2020 16:00:00 -0600 ade7d279-725c-4e78-bd82-96818ff87442 FSIS Issues Public Health Alert for Ready-to-Eat Pork Snack Stick Products Due to Misbranding and an Undeclared Allergen https://www.fsis.usda.gov/wps/portal/fsis/newsroom/news-releases-statements-and-transcripts/news-release-archives-by-year/archive/2020/pha-12172020-01 The U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) is issuing a public health alert for ready-to-eat (RTE) pork snack stick products due to misbranding and an undeclared allergen. The product may contain milk, a known allergen, which is not declared on the product label. Thu, 17 Dec 2020 19:00:00 -0600 ead151bc-49cb-4c70-baa0-22352b5a7d03 Secretary Perdue Applauds USDA's 2020 Accomplishments https://www.usda.gov/media/press-releases/2020/12/16/secretary-perdue-applauds-usdas-2020-accomplishments U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue today applauded the accomplishments made by the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) over the past year. Wed, 16 Dec 2020 11:28:02 -0600 f2fd809e-9a4f-482e-88ad-48e1051134f4 FSIS Highlights Accomplishments in Protecting Public Health https://www.fsis.usda.gov/wps/portal/fsis/newsroom/news-releases-statements-and-transcripts/news-release-archives-by-year/archive/2020/nr-12162020-01 The U.S. Department of Agriculture’s (USDA) Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) today announced key achievements for fiscal year (FY) 2020 and highlighted progress on its goal of modernizing the agency and fulfilling its mission to prevent foodborne illness and protect public health. Wed, 16 Dec 2020 10:28:00 -0600 df7806f3-0a0b-4f0f-bd8b-427d0f361b78 FSIS Issues Public Health Alert for Raw, Fresh Goat Meat Products Produced Without Benefit of Inspection https://www.fsis.usda.gov/wps/portal/fsis/newsroom/news-releases-statements-and-transcripts/news-release-archives-by-year/archive/2020/pha-12082020-01 The U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) is issuing a public health alert for raw, fresh goat meat products that were produced without the benefit of federal inspection and outside inspection hours. Tue, 8 Dec 2020 15:28:57 -0600 b439db49-ff16-46d5-bbcb-8b194e491839 Continental Glatt Kosher Meats Corp. Recalls Ready-To-Eat Meat and Poultry Products Produced Without Benefit of Inspection https://www.fsis.usda.gov/wps/portal/fsis/topics/recalls-and-public-health-alerts/recall-case-archive/archive/2020/recall-028-2020-release Continental Glatt Kosher Meats Corp., doing business as First Choice Kosher Meat & Deli Inc., a Spring Valley, N.Y. firm, is recalling approximately 61,504 pounds of ready-to-eat (RTE) meat and poultry products that were produced without the benefit of federal inspection. Fri, 4 Dec 2020 19:50:00 -0600 c6b5722c-e8d2-4f3f-b7a4-3783530a41c5 Tarantino Wholesale Foods Distributor Recalls Ready-to-Eat Chicken Breast Products That May be Undercooked https://www.fsis.usda.gov/wps/portal/fsis/topics/recalls-and-public-health-alerts/recall-case-archive/archive/2020/recall-027-2020-release Tarantino Wholesale Foods Distributor, a San Diego, Calif., establishment, is recalling approximately 1,115 pounds of ready-to-eat chicken breast products due to undercooking, resulting in the potential survival of bacterial pathogens in the products. Thu, 26 Nov 2020 12:02:00 -0600 b5473bcb-e0f8-4ee6-a7d5-7f65bc399f4d USDA Shares Easy At-Home Advice for Handling Food Safely this Thanksgiving https://www.usda.gov/media/press-releases/2020/11/23/usda-shares-easy-home-advice-handling-food-safely-thanksgiving This week, Americans will enjoy a delicious meal on Thanksgiving Day with family and friends – either in person or virtually. Mon, 23 Nov 2020 18:14:02 -0600 7d1e206c-be66-4f0c-8ec2-b50059b61959 FSIS Issues Public Health Alert for Chicken and Beef Samosa Products Containing Pastry Ingredients That Have Been Recalled Due to Misbranding https://www.fsis.usda.gov/wps/portal/fsis/newsroom/news-releases-statements-and-transcripts/news-release-archives-by-year/archive/2020/pha-11212020-01 The U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) is issuing a public health alert for chicken and beef samosa products containing spring roll pastries that have been recalled by the manufacturer, Tee Yih Jia (TYJ) Food Manufacturing, due to misbranding and an undeclared allergen. The products may contain milk, a known allergen, which is not declared on the product labels. FSIS is issuing this public health alert out of the utmost of caution to ensure that consumers are aware that these products should not be consumed. Sat, 21 Nov 2020 16:00:00 -0600 97321bd4-139c-4fd5-969e-14dc0b5f9b98 FSIS Issues Public Health Alert for Chicken and Pork Tamales Containing FDA-Regulated Diced Tomatoes in Puree That Have Been Recalled Due to Possible Foreign Matter Contamination https://www.fsis.usda.gov/wps/portal/fsis/newsroom/news-releases-statements-and-transcripts/news-release-archives-by-year/archive/2020/pha-11152020-01 The U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) is issuing a public health alert for ready-to-eat (RTE) chicken and pork tamale products containing Food and Drug Administration (FDA) regulated diced tomatoes in puree that have been recalled by the producer, due to concerns that the products may be contaminated with extraneous materials, specifically hard plastic. Sun, 15 Nov 2020 22:25:00 -0600 bdbd862a-f618-4a70-b3ea-8da27a115947 FSIS Issues Public Health Alert for Beef Stock Products Imported Without Benefit of Import Re-Inspection https://www.fsis.usda.gov/wps/portal/fsis/newsroom/news-releases-statements-and-transcripts/news-release-archives-by-year/archive/2020/pha-11122020-01 The U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) is issuing a public health alert for beef stock products that were not presented for import re-inspection into the United States. Thu, 12 Nov 2020 19:54:43 -0600 fef12250-af23-478f-8dfc-fdc9f28b349e Stuffed Foods LLC Recalls Frozen Snack Products Due to Misbranding and an Undeclared Allergen https://www.fsis.usda.gov/wps/portal/fsis/topics/recalls-and-public-health-alerts/recall-case-archive/archive/2020/recall-026-2020-release Stuffed Foods LLC, a Wilmington, Mass., establishment is recalling approximately 1,818 pounds of snack products due to misbranding and an undeclared allergen. Wed, 11 Nov 2020 17:02:00 -0600 38a5a16d-5b5c-4744-a50f-b36602005b88 FSIS Announces Four Food Safety Fellows https://www.fsis.usda.gov/wps/portal/fsis/newsroom/news-releases-statements-and-transcripts/news-release-archives-by-year/archive/2020/nr-11102020-01 The U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Office of Food Safety (OFS) and the Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) have selected four Food Safety Fellows through the Oak Ridge Institute for Science and Education (ORISE) program. Tue, 10 Nov 2020 09:28:05 -0600 5c268d7a-d5a7-4d36-83f1-e9ed979a8b9f FSIS Issues Public Health Alert for Spaghetti and Meatballs in Marinara Sauce Products Due to Possible Foreign Matter Contamination https://www.fsis.usda.gov/wps/portal/fsis/newsroom/news-releases-statements-and-transcripts/news-release-archives-by-year/archive/2020/pha-11042020-01 The U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) is issuing a public health alert for heat treated, not fully cooked, not shelf stable, spaghetti and meatballs in marinara sauce products due to concerns that the products may be contaminated with extraneous material, specifically metal. Thu, 5 Nov 2020 11:28:05 -0600 89fcb333-ab14-46c3-ac26-8ce1cd540da6 Taher, Inc. Recalls Meat Products Produced Without Benefit of Inspection https://www.fsis.usda.gov/wps/portal/fsis/topics/recalls-and-public-health-alerts/recall-case-archive/archive/2020/recall-025-2020-release Taher, Inc., a Plymouth, Minn. firm, is recalling approximately 22,096 pounds of meat products that were produced without the benefit of federal inspection. Sat, 17 Oct 2020 17:02:00 -0500 d0233d5c-67c9-4045-9d7d-8dca4240bec2 FSIS Issues Public Health Alert for Ready-To-Eat Meat and Poultry Products Due to Possible Foreign Matter Contamination https://www.fsis.usda.gov/wps/portal/fsis/newsroom/news-releases-statements-and-transcripts/news-release-archives-by-year/archive/2020/pha-10092020-01 The U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) is issuing a public health alert for ready-to-eat (RTE) meat and poultry bowl products, due to concerns that the products may be contaminated with extraneous material, specifically glass. Fri, 9 Oct 2020 20:00:00 -0500 6e241a09-a256-4c21-815d-56c176b635aa USDA Seeks Nominations for Membership on Food Safety Advisory Committee https://www.fsis.usda.gov/wps/portal/fsis/newsroom/news-releases-statements-and-transcripts/news-release-archives-by-year/archive/2020/nr-100820-01 The U.S. Department of Agriculture's Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) is soliciting nominations for membership to the National Advisory Committee on Microbiological Criteria for Foods (NACMCF). There are nine vacancies on the advisory committee. Thu, 8 Oct 2020 09:46:07 -0500 7e5e74e2-b187-4b94-85dd-adb017675320 Preparing Frozen Food https://www.fsis.usda.gov/wps/portal/fsis/newsroom/news-releases-statements-and-transcripts/news-release-archives-by-year/archive/2020/nr-09232020-01 New research from the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) reveals that consumers may not know how to safely cook frozen foods, which can put families at risk of getting foodborne illness in their homes. Wed, 23 Sep 2020 08:26:24 -0500 926a4981-3c32-4550-988f-53e0f3205adb USDA Completes Appointments to Food Safety Advisory Committee https://www.fsis.usda.gov/wps/portal/fsis/newsroom/news-releases-statements-and-transcripts/news-release-archives-by-year/archive/2020/nr-09182020-02 The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) today announced the appointment of 10 members to the National Advisory Committee on Meat and Poultry Inspection (NACMPI). Fri, 18 Sep 2020 14:40:39 -0500 350184a0-0349-4ddc-ac12-3417176b130d USDA Releases Roadmap to Address Salmonella https://www.fsis.usda.gov/wps/portal/fsis/newsroom/news-releases-statements-and-transcripts/news-release-archives-by-year/archive/2020/nr-09182020-01 The U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Office of Food Safety (OFS) and the Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) have released a plan to decrease Salmonella, one of the leading causes of foodborne illnesses. The Roadmap to Reducing Salmonella: Driving Change through Science-Based Policy outlines programs and policies that are science-based, data-driven, and promote innovation to reduce Salmonella in meat, poultry, and egg products. Fri, 18 Sep 2020 14:00:00 -0500 74a66a43-7fb5-4ed7-90a7-7964f7375435 Willow Tree Poultry Farm, Inc. Recalls Ready-To-Eat Chicken Salad Products due to Misbranding and an Undeclared Allergen https://www.fsis.usda.gov/wps/portal/fsis/topics/recalls-and-public-health-alerts/recall-case-archive/archive/2020/recall-024-2020-release Willow Tree Poultry Farm, Inc., an Attleboro, Mass. establishment is recalling approximately 6,890 pounds of ready-to-eat (RTE) chicken salad products due to misbranding and an undeclared allergen. Wed, 16 Sep 2020 17:45:00 -0500 7d73d47b-501b-4e8e-a5a1-d78c83e450bc Cher-Make Sausage Company Recalls Fully Cooked Meat Sausage Products Due to Misbranding and an Undeclared Allergen https://www.fsis.usda.gov/wps/portal/fsis/topics/recalls-and-public-health-alerts/recall-case-archive/archive/2020/recall-023-2020-release Cher-Make Sausage Company, a Manitowoc, Wis. establishment, is recalling approximately 429-lbs of fully-cooked meat sausage products due to misbranding and an undeclared allergen. The product contains milk (cheese), which is not declared on the packaging label. Fri, 11 Sep 2020 17:45:00 -0500 58b99976-b627-4d71-bef1-590ade1daef0 USDA Modernizes Egg Products Inspection https://www.fsis.usda.gov/wps/portal/fsis/newsroom/news-releases-statements-and-transcripts/news-release-archives-by-year/archive/2020/nr-09092020-01 The U.S. Department of Agriculture’s (USDA) Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) today announced that it is modernizing egg products inspection methods for the first time since Congress passed the Egg Products Inspection Act (EPIA) in 1970. Wed, 9 Sep 2020 09:00:00 -0500 1169c46d-343a-4bc2-bef8-49e20a481f9a FSIS Issues Public Health Alert for Ineligible Imported Cooked Duck Blood Curds from China https://www.fsis.usda.gov/wps/portal/fsis/newsroom/news-releases-statements-and-transcripts/news-release-archives-by-year/archive/2020/pha-09042020-01 The U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) is issuing a public health alert for an undetermined amount of imported cooked duck blood curds from China. A recall was not requested because FSIS has been unable to contact the importer. The total amount of ineligible product is undetermined because the investigation is ongoing. Fri, 4 Sep 2020 19:00:00 -0500 35d42c11-dda4-4863-b58f-8d16f63a5da6 FSIS to Host Public Meeting on the Future of Consumer Food Safety Education https://www.fsis.usda.gov/wps/portal/fsis/newsroom/news-releases-statements-and-transcripts/news-release-archives-by-year/archive/2020/nr-09032020-01 The U.S. Department of Agriculture’s (USDA) Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) is holding a virtual public meeting on Oct. 6 to discuss the state of consumer food safety education, current research, and future studies and engagement to close the gap between food safety messages and consumer action. Thu, 3 Sep 2020 09:53:00 -0500 c18e0a69-601d-46f5-b894-1d56cdf8d779 Ukrop's Homestyle Foods Recalls Chicken Salad Product Due to Misbranding and an Undeclared Allergen https://www.fsis.usda.gov/wps/portal/fsis/topics/recalls-and-public-health-alerts/recall-case-archive/archive/2020/recall-022-2020-release Ukrop’s Homestyle Foods, a Richmond, Va. establishment, is recalling approximately 1,202 pounds of ready-to-eat (RTE) chicken salad product due to misbranding and an undeclared allergen. Mon, 31 Aug 2020 17:02:00 -0500 f31248a5-c9f2-40fd-b6d0-42fb1be9d9ad FSIS Recognizes September as Food Safety Education Month https://www.fsis.usda.gov/wps/portal/fsis/newsroom/news-releases-statements-and-transcripts/news-release-archives-by-year/archive/2020/nr-08312020-01 The U.S. Department of Agriculture’s (USDA) Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) is reminding the public to think about health and safety in the kitchen for National Food Safety Education Month this September. Consumers are encouraged to practice behaviors that will continue to help keep them and their loved ones safe from foodborne illness. Mon, 31 Aug 2020 08:45:00 -0500 1c634c1b-4330-4e08-a710-f8a1c4dc3135 Oberto Snacks, Inc. Recalls Smoked Sausage Products Due to Misbranding and an Undeclared Allergen https://www.fsis.usda.gov/wps/portal/fsis/topics/recalls-and-public-health-alerts/recall-case-archive/archive/2020/recall-021-2020-release Oberto Snacks Inc., a Kent, Wash. establishment, is recalling approximately 309 pounds of smoked sausage products due to misbranding and an undeclared allergen. Sat, 22 Aug 2020 13:52:00 -0500 02e2d75b-fed6-4a95-88ef-29a41cde8eba USDA Announces Public Meeting on Salmonella: State of the Science https://www.fsis.usda.gov/wps/portal/fsis/newsroom/news-releases-statements-and-transcripts/news-release-archives-by-year/archive/2020/nr-08212020-01 The U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Office of Food Safety (OFS) and the Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) are hosting a virtual public meeting on Salmonella with participation from the Agricultural Research Service (ARS), the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA), and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). FSIS will discuss the agency’s commitment to reduce pathogen contamination by leading with science, building relationships, and influencing behavior change to decrease Salmonella infections associated with FSIS-regulated products and save lives. Fri, 21 Aug 2020 08:45:00 -0500 d35f3def-ae7b-489a-adab-8223afd0cb75 USDA Appoints New Members to Food Safety Advisory Committees https://www.usda.gov/media/press-releases/2020/08/19/usda-appoints-new-members-food-safety-advisory-committees The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) today announced the appointment of 10 new members to the National Advisory Committee on Meat and Poultry Inspection (NACMPI) and an additional new member to the National Advisory Committee on Microbiological Criteria for Foods (NACMCF). Wed, 19 Aug 2020 09:52:00 -0500 b619a75c-50ed-48c8-8e18-8201fac4eb15 USDA Offers Food Safety Tips for Areas Affected by Western Heat Wave https://www.fsis.usda.gov/wps/portal/fsis/newsroom/news-releases-statements-and-transcripts/news-release-archives-by-year/archive/2020/nr-08182020-02 The U.S. Department of Agriculture’s (USDA) Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) is issuing food safety recommendations for residents in the U.S. West Coast who may be impacted by power outages from an intense Western heat wave. Tue, 18 Aug 2020 16:45:00 -0500 bf544f23-9f94-492f-8935-61e005f37a38 Food Safety Should be on Your Back-to-School List https://www.fsis.usda.gov/wps/portal/fsis/newsroom/news-releases-statements-and-transcripts/news-release-archives-by-year/archive/2020/nr-08182020-01 A new school year is approaching and with it, changes to your usual routine. Tue, 18 Aug 2020 14:48:00 -0500 f135b895-3581-49d6-b462-b51155256c27 Faribault Foods Inc. Recalls Canned Soup Product Due to Misbranding and Undeclared Allergens https://www.fsis.usda.gov/wps/portal/fsis/topics/recalls-and-public-health-alerts/recall-case-archive/archive/2020/recall-020-2020-release Faribault Foods Inc., a Faribault, Minn. establishment, is recalling approximately 15,134 pounds of canned soup product due to misbranding and undeclared allergens. Tue, 18 Aug 2020 13:34:00 -0500 45a8aed7-33ae-47f9-b862-615e1bd75b17 FSIS and Vermont Sign Cooperative Interstate Shipment Agreement https://www.fsis.usda.gov/wps/portal/fsis/newsroom/news-releases-statements-and-transcripts/news-release-archives-by-year/archive/2020/nr-08112020-01 The U.S. Department of Agriculture’s (USDA) Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) and the State of Vermont have finalized a Cooperative Interstate Shipment (CIS) agreement. The agreement was carefully reviewed and approved by FSIS over several weeks and will allow the State of Vermont to operate a CIS program, which provides an opportunity for certain state-inspected meat and poultry processors to ship their products across state lines. Tue, 11 Aug 2020 09:45:00 -0500 fd009a2a-3e8f-4dd7-a0d1-081c12af6af7 Mr. Wok Foods, Inc. Recalls Multiple Meat and Poultry Products due to Misbranding and Undeclared Allergens https://www.fsis.usda.gov/wps/portal/fsis/topics/recalls-and-public-health-alerts/recall-case-archive/archive/2020/recall-019-2020-release Mr. Wok Foods, Inc., a Las Vegas, Nev. establishment, is recalling approximately 200,000 pounds of meat and poultry products due to misbranding and undeclared allergens. Mon, 10 Aug 2020 20:00:00 -0500 b7fe4771-4658-423b-8316-a3a78bbfd2d4 FSIS Issues Public Health Alert for Ready to Eat Sausage Products due to Possible Listeria Contamination https://www.fsis.usda.gov/wps/portal/fsis/newsroom/news-releases-statements-and-transcripts/news-release-archives-by-year/archive/2020/pha-08072020-01 The U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) is issuing a public health alert because Bluegrass Provisions Co., a Crescent Springs, Ky. establishment, produced sausage products that may be contaminated with Listeria monocytogenes. Fri, 7 Aug 2020 16:21:36 -0500 8e1ebd88-cbef-4369-bdc4-b35cd74f9fa4 FSIS Issues Public Health Alert for Ready-to-Eat Meat and Poultry Products Containing FDA-Regulated Onions that have been Recalled due to Possible Salmonella Newport Contamination https://www.fsis.usda.gov/wps/portal/fsis/newsroom/news-releases-statements-and-transcripts/news-release-archives-by-year/archive/2020/pha-08052020-01 The U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) is issuing a public health alert for ready-to-eat (RTE) meat and poultry products containing Food and Drug Administration (FDA) regulated onions that have been recalled by Thomson International Inc. Wed, 5 Aug 2020 20:00:36 -0500 491f9566-5578-485a-92ac-a6cfd6a9a590 FSIS Issues Public Health Alert for Meat and Poultry Taquitos and Chimichangas Containing FDA-Regulated Diced Green Chilies That Have Been Recalled Due to Possible Foreign Matter Contamination https://www.fsis.usda.gov/wps/portal/fsis/newsroom/news-releases-statements-and-transcripts/news-release-archives-by-year/archive/2020/pha-08012020 The U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) is issuing a public health alert for ready-to-eat (RTE) beef and chicken taquitos and chimichangas products containing Food and Drug Administration (FDA) regulated diced green chilies that have been recalled by the producer, Sun Valley Foods, due to concerns that the products may be contaminated with extraneous materials, specifically hard plastic. Sat, 1 Aug 2020 14:00:00 -0500 3d87ba0d-f30b-4fb6-aa95-a44c2e6a082e USDA Offers Food Safety Tips for Areas Affected by Hurricane Isaias https://www.fsis.usda.gov/wps/portal/fsis/newsroom/news-releases-statements-and-transcripts/news-release-archives-by-year/archive/2020/nr-07312020-01 The U.S. Department of Agriculture’s (USDA) Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) is issuing food safety recommendations for those who may be impacted by Hurricane Isaias. Fri, 31 Jul 2020 15:36:00 -0500 fd45ebd2-9a8a-4f35-b329-d1a9512e8630 JBS Food Canada ULC Recalls Raw Boneless Beef Products Distributed without Benefit of Import Re-inspection https://www.fsis.usda.gov/wps/portal/fsis/topics/recalls-and-public-health-alerts/recall-case-archive/archive/2020/recall-018-2020-release JBS Food Canada ULC, a Brooks, Alberta, Canada establishment, is recalling approximately 38,406 pounds of boneless beef head meat products that were not presented for import re-inspection into the United States. Thu, 30 Jul 2020 17:00:00 -0500 c547d85a-1f9e-4ef9-9293-5b60b87623cd Jamaican Tastee Patties, LLC Recalls Meat and Poultry Patty Products Produced without Benefit of Inspection https://www.fsis.usda.gov/wps/portal/fsis/topics/recalls-and-public-health-alerts/recall-case-archive/archive/2020/recall-017-2020-release Jamaican Tastee Patties, LLC, a Miami, Fla. firm, is recalling approximately 60,457 pounds of meat and poultry patty products that were repackaged, relabeled and redistributed without the benefit of federal inspection. Tue, 28 Jul 2020 12:35:00 -0500 e4d8c060-ded9-404e-a691-2c31a3a3a2c5 Coco's Italian Market Recalls Italian Meatball, Beef Ravioli, and Pepperoni Pizza Products Produced without Benefit of Inspection https://www.fsis.usda.gov/wps/portal/fsis/topics/recalls-and-public-health-alerts/recall-case-archive/archive/2020/recall-016-2020-release Coco's Italian Market, a Nashville, Tenn. establishment, is recalling approximately 16,868 pounds of various ready-to-eat frozen meat products that were produced without the benefit of federal inspection. Fri, 24 Jul 2020 18:35:00 -0500 29a28552-7bda-4e7a-9fa2-1477a3d30db7 Hafiz Foods, Inc. Recalls Samosas Containing Chicken Produced Without Benefit of Inspection https://www.fsis.usda.gov/wps/portal/fsis/topics/recalls-and-public-health-alerts/recall-case-archive/archive/2020/recall-015-2020-release Hafiz Foods, Inc., a Houston, Texas establishment, is recalling approximately 675 pounds of chicken samosas that contain poultry produced without the benefit of federal inspection. Fri, 17 Jul 2020 18:35:00 -0500 56e65b8b-ca9c-41f6-80d8-e698385eb0f3 FSIS Issues Public Health Alert for Ready-To-Eat Diced Chicken Products Due to Misbranding and an Undeclared Allergen https://www.fsis.usda.gov/wps/portal/fsis/newsroom/news-releases-statements-and-transcripts/news-release-archives-by-year/archive/2020/pha-07082020-01 The U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) is issuing a public health alert because BrucePac, a Durant, Okla. establishment, distributed approximately 16,800 pounds of ready-to-eat (RTE) diced chicken products that were misbranded. The product may contain soy, a known allergen, which is not declared on the product label, due to potential cross contamination. A recall was not requested because the affected product is not available for consumers to purchase. Wed, 8 Jul 2020 16:59:00 -0500 3a2f69f2-3c36-4f19-ab96-c6230abcdd3b FSIS Sponsored Study Published in the Journal of Food Protection https://www.fsis.usda.gov/wps/portal/fsis/newsroom/news-releases-statements-and-transcripts/news-release-archives-by-year/archive/2020/nr-07082020-01 The Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) is announcing the publication of “An Observational Study of Thermometer Use by Consumers When Preparing Ground Turkey Patties” in the July 2020 Journal of Food Protection. The 2018 observational study investigated the use of food thermometers by consumers when preparing a meal that included ground turkey patties. FSIS is the public health agency of the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) that ensures the safety of meat, poultry, and egg products and educates consumers on safe food practices. Wed, 8 Jul 2020 09:42:00 -0500 c607308a-72b6-4151-af6a-914375106cf3 Stay Food Safe this July Fourth https://www.fsis.usda.gov/wps/portal/fsis/newsroom/news-releases-statements-and-transcripts/news-release-archives-by-year/archive/2020/nr-07012020-01 Many Americans will be celebrating the Fourth of July outdoors this year a little differently, with celebrations at home, including backyard barbecues and picnics perhaps with only your household. No matter how you’re celebrating the Fourth of July, the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s (USDA) Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) encourages you to make food safety and other public health recommendations a part of your celebration. Wed, 1 Jul 2020 09:52:00 -0500 59c5d906-695c-4df4-9e31-8360e7621887 Pilgrim's Pride Corporation Recalls Chicken Breast Nugget Products due to Possible Foreign Matter Contamination https://www.fsis.usda.gov/wps/portal/fsis/topics/recalls-and-public-health-alerts/recall-case-archive/archive/2020/recall-014-2020-release Pilgrim’s Pride Corporation, a Waco, Texas establishment, is recalling approximately 59,800 pounds of fully cooked chicken breast nugget products that may be contaminated with extraneous materials, specifically flexible rubber material. Sun, 28 Jun 2020 11:00:00 -0500 37161b66-996f-44da-a55f-05d0f44862f1 La Bodega Meat LLC Recalls Beef Products Distributed Without Benefit of Import Re-Inspection https://www.fsis.usda.gov/wps/portal/fsis/topics/recalls-and-public-health-alerts/recall-case-archive/archive/2020/recall-013-2020-release La Bodega Meat LLC, a Farmers Branch, Texas establishment, is recalling approximately 83,038 pounds of raw beef products that were not presented for import re-inspection into the United States. Wed, 17 Jun 2020 14:00:00 -0500 a29f04c2-d04e-45f4-9b23-b4d30eb1659b Lakeside Refrigerated Services Recalls Beef Products due to Possible E.coli O157:H7 Contamination https://www.fsis.usda.gov/wps/portal/fsis/topics/recalls-and-public-health-alerts/recall-case-archive/archive/2020/recall-012-2020-release Lakeside Refrigerated Services, a Swedesboro, N.J. establishment, is recalling approximately 42,922 pounds of ground beef products that may be contaminated with E. coli O157:H7. Sat, 13 Jun 2020 18:00:00 -0500 4db41a6d-cce6-4851-87f4-6246c31c73cc Nestle Prepared Foods Company Recalls Lean Cuisine Fettuccini Alfredo Products Due to Misbranding and Undeclared Allergens https://www.fsis.usda.gov/wps/portal/fsis/topics/recalls-and-public-health-alerts/recall-case-archive/archive/2020/recall-011-2020-release Nestle Prepared Foods Company, a Jonesboro, Ark. establishment, is recalling approximately 29,002 pounds of chicken product labeled as Lean Cuisine Fettuccini Alfredo because the product contains undeclared soy, a known allergen. Thu, 28 May 2020 18:00:00 -0500 1a399b17-3f5c-46f6-861e-b89c3c6cee9a Conagra Brands, Inc. Recalls Frozen Not-Ready-To-Eat Chicken and Turkey Bowl Products due to Possible Foreign Matter Contamination https://www.fsis.usda.gov/wps/portal/fsis/topics/recalls-and-public-health-alerts/recall-case-archive/archive/2020/recall-007-2020-exp-release Conagra Brands, Inc., Russellville, Ark. and Marshall, Mo. establishments, are recalling approximately 276,872 pounds of not ready-to-eat chicken and turkey bowl products because the products may contain extraneous material, specifically small rocks, the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) announced today. Fri, 22 May 2020 19:00:00 -0500 cadf5046-efcc-4761-8069-32430e8b6d87 Though Memorial Day Activities Are Different This Year, Food Safety Remains a Priority https://www.fsis.usda.gov/wps/portal/fsis/newsroom/news-releases-statements-and-transcripts/news-release-archives-by-year/archive/2020/nr-05212020-01 Every year, millions of Americans commemorate Memorial Day to honor the sacrifices so many have made to protect our country. Thu, 21 May 2020 09:29:00 -0500 2ca12dc2-ae53-4e66-a9df-462f11f9e00a FSIS and Iowa Sign Cooperative Interstate Shipment Agreement https://www.fsis.usda.gov/wps/portal/fsis/newsroom/news-releases-statements-and-transcripts/news-release-archives-by-year/archive/2020/nr-05212020-02 The U.S. Department of Agriculture’s (USDA) Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) and the State of Iowa have finalized a Cooperative Interstate Shipment (CIS) agreement. Thu, 21 May 2020 09:29:00 -0500 f509059b-1232-4cc4-89e1-56d06b4e297b Evans Food Group Recalls Ready-To-Eat Pork Skin Products due to Misbranding https://www.fsis.usda.gov/wps/portal/fsis/topics/recalls-and-public-health-alerts/recall-case-archive/archive/2020/recall-010-2020-release Evans Food Group Ltd., an Arlington, Texas establishment, is recalling approximately 3,796 pounds of ready-to-eat (RTE) pork skin products due to misbranding, the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) announced today. Wed, 13 May 2020 18:00:00 -0500 97f6bef1-e507-4664-8262-a69ef3243571 FSIS Issues Public Health Alert for Raw Beef Ravioli Products Due to Possible E. Coli O157:H7 Contamination https://www.fsis.usda.gov/wps/portal/fsis/newsroom/news-releases-statements-and-transcripts/news-release-archives-by-year/archive/2020/pha-05122020-01 The U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) is issuing a public health alert because approximately 70 pounds of raw beef ravioli products, produced by P&S Ravioli Company, a Philadelphia, Pa. establishment, may be contaminated with E. coli O157:H7. A recall was not requested because the affected product is no longer available for purchase. Tue, 12 May 2020 22:31:36 -0500 fcd27e54-08ca-46b6-a3ea-e7c4672bd20a Ideal Foods Recalls Meat and Poultry Flatbread Pizza Products Produced Without Benefit of Inspection https://www.fsis.usda.gov/wps/portal/fsis/topics/recalls-and-public-health-alerts/recall-case-archive/archive/2020/recall-009-2020-release Ideal Foods, a North Las Vegas, Nev. establishment, is recalling approximately 3,302 pounds of meat and poultry flatbread pizza products that were produced, packed and distributed without the benefit of federal inspection, the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) announced today. Tue, 12 May 2020 18:00:00 -0500 335b5311-7547-4692-97f7-00784e128f65 FSIS Issues Public Health Alert for Chicken Noodle Soup Products Due to Misbranding and an Undeclared Allergen https://www.fsis.usda.gov/wps/portal/fsis/newsroom/news-releases-statements-and-transcripts/news-release-archives-by-year/archive/2020/pha-05022020 The U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) is issuing a public health alert due to illnesses caused by Listeria monocytogenes associated with FDA-regulated hard boiled eggs that have been recalled by Almark Foods. Sat, 2 May 2020 16:00:00 -0500 3646596a-1ff4-4432-a235-289ddf1e3d52 CDC/DOL Issues Guidance to Industry https://www.fsis.usda.gov/wps/portal/fsis/newsroom/news-releases-statements-and-transcripts/news-release-archives-by-year/archive/2020/nr-04272020-01 The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and the Department of Labor (DOL) have issued guidance specific to the meat and poultry processing industry in order to facilitate ongoing operations and support the food supply, while also mitigating the risk of spreading COVID-19. Mon, 27 Apr 2020 10:00:11 -0500 60f04acc-cab1-4b92-8414-8a94f0c06281 Jowett Farms Corporation Recalls Pork Products Produced without Benefit of Import Inspection https://www.fsis.usda.gov/wps/portal/fsis/topics/recalls-and-public-health-alerts/recall-case-archive/archive/2020/recall-008-2020-release Jowett Farms Corporation, a Blumenort, Canada establishment, is recalling approximately 42,587 pounds of raw pork trimmings that were not presented for import re-inspection into the United States, the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) announced today. Fri, 10 Apr 2020 18:00:00 -0500 eb4de38f-6814-4792-9c1b-ac7a318cad6e Conagra Brands, Inc. Recalls Frozen Not-Ready-to-Eat Chicken Bowl Products Due to Possible Foreign Matter Contamination https://www.fsis.usda.gov/wps/portal/fsis/topics/recalls-and-public-health-alerts/recall-case-archive/archive/2020/recall-007-2020-release Conagra Brands, Inc., a Russellville, Ark. establishment, is recalling approximately 130,763 pounds of not ready-to-eat chicken bowl products because the product may contain extraneous material, specifically small rocks. Fri, 10 Apr 2020 13:00:00 -0500 ecbaf644-b378-4755-8a61-a47a308f14e7 USDA Ensures Food Safety During COVID-19 Outbreak https://www.usda.gov/media/press-releases/2020/03/17/usda-ensures-food-safety-during-covid-19-outbreak The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) is ensuring the safety and timely delivery of the U.S. food supply while protecting the health of USDA employees during this COVID-19 National Emergency. Yesterday, USDA Under Secretary for Marketing and Regulatory Programs Greg Ibach and USDA Deputy Under Secretary for Food Safety Dr. Mindy Brashears sent a letter to stakeholders reassuring them that APHIS, AMS, and FSIS are rising to meet the challenges associated with COVID-19. Tue, 17 Mar 2020 12:00:11 -0500 1115eee6-03d4-4694-95d4-16a234084b67 Statement to Industry https://www.fsis.usda.gov/wps/portal/fsis/newsroom/news-releases-statements-and-transcripts/news-release-archives-by-year/archive/2020/nr-03172020-01 The U.S. Department of Agriculture is rising to meet the challenges associated with the new coronavirus disease, Covid-19. As leaders of USDA’s Food Safety and Inspection Service, Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service and Agricultural Marketing Service, we can assure you that the agencies are committed to ensuring the health and safety of our employees while still providing the timely delivery of the services to maintain the movement of America’s food supply from farm to fork. Tue, 17 Mar 2020 07:00:11 -0500 3ba802a2-c4e2-463d-abdb-e9d697367544 Secretary Perdue Announces New FSIS Leadership https://www.usda.gov/media/press-releases/2020/02/25/secretary-perdue-announces-new-fsis-leadership U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue today announced the appointment of Paul Kiecker to serve as Administrator of the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s (USDA) Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS). Mr. Kiecker will be assuming the role following the departure of Administrator Carmen Rottenberg, who is departing federal service after a career spanning two decades. Tue, 25 Feb 2020 10:00:11 -0600 aa044e1b-7af8-432d-a57b-a9bfd636896c Family Traditions Meat Company Recalls Ready-to-Eat Meat Stick Products Due to Misbranding and an Undeclared Allergen https://www.fsis.usda.gov/wps/portal/fsis/topics/recalls-and-public-health-alerts/recall-case-archive/archive/2020/recall-006-2020-release Family Traditions Meat Company, an Ackley, Iowa establishment, is recalling approximately 270 pounds of ready-to-eat (RTE) beef stick products due to misbranding and an undeclared allergen. Sat, 8 Feb 2020 13:55:00 -0600 9cc6c2d0-aa88-47d3-8b33-31383428e300 This Super Bowl, Don’t Get Sacked by Foodborne Illness https://www.fsis.usda.gov/wps/portal/fsis/newsroom/news-releases-statements-and-transcripts/news-release-archives-by-year/archive/2020/nr-01302020-01 According to the National Chicken Council, Americans will consume more than 1.4 billion chicken wings this Super Bowl Sunday. Add to that countless slices of pizza and other munchies, and you’ll have a recipe for a winning Super Bowl party. But if you’re not careful, you could be putting your guests at risk for foodborne illness. Follow the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s (USDA) Food Safety and Inspection Service’s (FSIS) game plan to avoid getting sick this Super Bowl Sunday. Thu, 30 Jan 2020 06:00:11 -0600 38cc7812-419a-45b8-9bc0-f4aaf3e3b5c8 Astrochef LLC. Recalls Pepperoni Stuffed Pizza Sandwich Products due to Misbranding and Undeclared Allergens https://www.fsis.usda.gov/wps/portal/fsis/topics/recalls-and-public-health-alerts/recall-case-archive/archive/2020/recall-005-2020-release Astrochef LLC., a Rockwall, Texas establishment, is recalling approximately 7,363 pounds of pepperoni stuffed pizza sandwich products because the product is mislabeled and contains undeclared soy, a known allergen. Wed, 29 Jan 2020 20:01:00 -0600 9b9e3c6f-4743-43c1-8328-a25551791a9c Golden Pearl Trading Corporation Recalls Ready to Eat Imported Siluriformes Products Produced Without Benefit of Import Inspection https://www.fsis.usda.gov/wps/portal/fsis/topics/recalls-and-public-health-alerts/recall-case-archive/archive/2020/recall-004-2020-release Golden Pearl Trading Corporation (doing business as Dandy Food Products), a San Lorenzo, Calif. establishment, is recalling approximately 12,054 pounds of ready-to-eat (RTE) imported Siluriformes products that were not presented for import re-inspection into the United States. Fri, 24 Jan 2020 20:01:00 -0600 c17c9313-ea58-4e07-a1cf-f8a5fbd9b31d Amity Packing Company Inc. Recalls Raw Ground Beef Products Due to Possible Foreign Matter Contamination https://www.fsis.usda.gov/wps/portal/fsis/topics/recalls-and-public-health-alerts/recall-case-archive/archive/2020/recall-003-2020-release Amity Packing Company Inc., a Chicago, Ill. establishment, is recalling approximately 2,020 pounds of raw ground beef products that may be contaminated with extraneous materials, specifically clear, thin pliable plastic. Fri, 24 Jan 2020 16:30:00 -0600 e9fc99c9-cf49-485f-a97d-1da1ed8bb978 Culinary International, LLC Recalls Chicken Burrito Products Due to Misbranding and Undeclared Allergens https://www.fsis.usda.gov/wps/portal/fsis/topics/recalls-and-public-health-alerts/recall-case-archive/archive/2020/recall-002-2020-release Culinary International, LLC, a Vernon, Calif. establishment, is recalling approximately 626 pounds of egg burrito products labeled as chicken burrito products due to misbranding and undeclared allergens. Fri, 10 Jan 2020 17:01:00 -0600 b88f30b6-f946-4084-b67c-6f6358c71c9a FSIS Issues Public Health Alert for Swedish Meatball Products Due to Misbranding and an Undeclared Allergen https://www.fsis.usda.gov/wps/portal/fsis/newsroom/news-releases-statements-and-transcripts/news-release-archives-by-year/archive/2020/pha-01092020-01 The U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) is issuing a public health alert because Carso’s Pasta Company, a Lynnwood, Wash. establishment, sold 636 pounds of ready-to-eat (RTE) Swedish meatball products that were misbranded. The products contain anchovies (fish), which are not declared on the product label. A recall was not requested because it is believed that the products are no longer available for consumers to purchase. Thu, 9 Jan 2020 19:33:14 -0600 d8434c4a-826f-4ebe-9d5b-fa705ff42e3f FSIS Issues Public Health Alert for Products Associated with the FDA Almark Foods Recall Due to Possible Listeria Monocytogenes Contamination https://www.fsis.usda.gov/wps/portal/fsis/newsroom/news-releases-statements-and-transcripts/news-release-archives-by-year/archive/2020/pha-01022020 The U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) is issuing a public health alert due to illnesses caused by Listeria monocytogenes associated with FDA-regulated hard boiled eggs that have been recalled by Almark Foods. Thu, 2 Jan 2020 16:00:00 -0600 b0573006-4c35-437e-80a3-70a5add81e4d J&J Distributing Recalls Salad Products Due to Misbranding and Undeclared Allergens https://www.fsis.usda.gov/wps/portal/fsis/topics/recalls-and-public-health-alerts/recall-case-archive/archive/2019/recall-124-2019-release J&J Distributing, a St. Paul, Minn. establishment, is recalling approximately 136 pounds of ready-to-eat salad products that contain meat due to misbranding and undeclared allergens. Mon, 30 Dec 2019 16:45:00 -0600 f00a9049-f614-423d-a7f2-ee29c7f405ca Advance Pierre Foods Recalls Ready-to-Eat Ground Beef Products Due to Possible Foreign Matter Contamination https://www.fsis.usda.gov/wps/portal/fsis/topics/recalls-and-public-health-alerts/recall-case-archive/archive/2019/recall-123-2019-release Advance Pierre Foods, a Cincinnati, Ohio establishment, is recalling approximately 15,739 pounds of ready-to-eat (RTE) beef patty products that may be contaminated with extraneous materials, specifically small, green soft plastic. Fri, 20 Dec 2019 19:30:00 -0600 acefccdf-d9df-4734-84c4-125963a855ed Ashland Sausage Co. Recalls Sausage Products Due to Possible Foreign Matter Contamination https://www.fsis.usda.gov/wps/portal/fsis/topics/recalls-and-public-health-alerts/recall-case-archive/archive/2019/recall-122-2019-release Ashland Sausage Co., a Carol Stream, Ill. establishment, is recalling approximately 1,092 pounds of pork sausage products that may be contaminated with extraneous materials. Fri, 20 Dec 2019 19:24:00 -0600 0e409629-c896-44e2-8e12-6feab0361f1a Alli & Rose, LLC Recalls Siluriformes Fish Products Produced Without Benefit of Import Inspection https://www.fsis.usda.gov/wps/portal/fsis/topics/recalls-and-public-health-alerts/recall-case-archive/archive/2019/recall-121-2019-release Alli & Rose, LLC, a Redlands, Calif. establishment, is recalling approximately 21,930 pounds of Siluriformes (catfish) products that were not presented for import re-inspection. Thu, 19 Dec 2019 17:00:00 -0600 5b14c274-d271-45c8-9dc2-64a3f219c738 FSIS Highlights Accomplishments in Protecting Public Health https://www.fsis.usda.gov/wps/portal/fsis/newsroom/news-releases-statements-and-transcripts/news-release-archives-by-year/archive/2019/nr-121919-01 Over the past year, the Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) at the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) has moved forward in its goal of modernizing the agency from top to bottom while fulfilling its mission to prevent foodborne illness and protect public health. Thu, 19 Dec 2019 07:00:00 -0600 e007bdc3-ceda-4f0b-8816-71eece6a3652 Montpak International Inc. Recalls Veal and Lamb Products Produced Without Benefit of Import Inspection https://www.fsis.usda.gov/wps/portal/fsis/topics/recalls-and-public-health-alerts/recall-case-archive/archive/2019/recall-120-2019-release Montpak International Inc., a Canadian establishment, is recalling approximately 4,365 pounds of veal and lamb products that were not presented for import re-inspection into the United Sates. Wed, 18 Dec 2019 17:00:00 -0600 6425b61b-61a2-43f5-b75f-0748b1327e2e FSIS Issues Public Health Alert for Chicken Soup due to Misbranding and an Undeclared Allergen https://www.fsis.usda.gov/wps/portal/fsis/newsroom/news-releases-statements-and-transcripts/news-release-archives-by-year/archive/2019/pha-121319 The U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) is issuing a public health alert for chicken soup products imported from Canada that were produced by Canyon Creek Soup Co. Ltd., a Canadian establishment, because the products are misbranded and contain wheat and soy, known allergens, which are not declared on the product label. Fri, 13 Dec 2019 13:00:00 -0600 59c0dd15-0b17-4a8d-ae84-ad679e5cf02b Ruiz Food Products, Inc. Recalls Frozen Sausage Breakfast Burrito Products due to Possible Foreign Matter Contamination https://www.fsis.usda.gov/wps/portal/fsis/topics/recalls-and-public-health-alerts/recall-case-archive/archive/2019/recall-119-2019-release Ruiz Food Products Inc., a Florence, S.C. establishment, is recalling approximately 55,013 pounds of frozen, not ready-to-eat (NRTE) breakfast burrito products containing eggs, sausage, and cheese that may be contaminated with extraneous materials, specifically pieces of plastic. Tue, 10 Dec 2019 16:00:00 -0600 b104994f-44db-4845-aecd-6da8ef82bca9 Blue Grass Quality Meats Recalls Pork and Turkey Products due to Misbranding and Undeclared Allergens https://www.fsis.usda.gov/wps/portal/fsis/topics/recalls-and-public-health-alerts/recall-case-archive/archive/2019/recall-118-2019-release Blue Grass Quality Meats, an Erlanger, Ky. establishment, is recalling approximately 121,083 pounds of pork bacon and ready-to-eat turkey products due to misbranding and undeclared allergens. Fri, 29 Nov 2019 15:24:00 -0600 4be3d0dc-9e76-433f-b50e-5852dfc39d72 USDA's Recommendations for a Safe Thanksgiving https://www.fsis.usda.gov/wps/portal/fsis/newsroom/news-releases-statements-and-transcripts/news-release-archives-by-year/archive/2019/nr-112519-01 Thanksgiving is a time to reflect on the things we are most thankful for and to enjoy a delicious meal with loved ones. Some take the lead for meal preparation while others share the responsibility. No matter how your meal comes together, everyone must work together to prevent foodborne illness. Mon, 25 Nov 2019 09:00:11 -0600 15c5970e-617d-4a56-b40e-2bc2ba9973b2 FSIS Issues Public Health Alert for Products Produced With Romaine From the Salinas, California, Growing Region https://www.fsis.usda.gov/wps/portal/fsis/newsroom/news-releases-statements-and-transcripts/news-release-archives-by-year/archive/2019/pha-112219 The U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) is issuing a public health alert due to illnesses caused by E. coli O157:H7 associated with romaine lettuce from the Salinas, California, growing region Fri, 22 Nov 2019 19:30:00 -0600 91b83020-ef5a-46ea-a3a1-3c690826ef78 Ajinomoto Foods North America, Inc. Recalls Chicken Fried Rice Products Due To Possible Foreign Matter Contamination https://www.fsis.usda.gov/wps/portal/fsis/topics/recalls-and-public-health-alerts/recall-case-archive/archive/2019/recall-117-2019-release Ajinomoto Foods North America, Inc., an Oakland, Miss. establishment, is recalling approximately 172,692 pounds of chicken fried rice products that may be contaminated with extraneous materials, specifically pieces of plastic. Fri, 22 Nov 2019 15:24:00 -0600 c06bc305-80e2-40df-92cf-20e63cbce822 Morris Meat Packing Recalls Pork Products Produced Without Benefit of Inspection https://www.fsis.usda.gov/wps/portal/fsis/topics/recalls-and-public-health-alerts/recall-case-archive/archive/2019/recall-116-2019-release Morris Meat Packing, a Maywood, Ill. establishment, is recalling approximately 515,000 pounds of various raw, intact pork products that were produced without the benefit of federal inspection and outside inspection hours. Thu, 21 Nov 2019 20:00:00 -0600 bac5623e-a980-4837-9126-9faf9b1faa74 Missa Bay, LLC Recalls Salad Products Due to Possible E. coli O157:H7 Contamination https://www.fsis.usda.gov/wps/portal/fsis/topics/recalls-and-public-health-alerts/recall-case-archive/archive/2019/recall-115-2019-release Missa Bay, LLC, a Swedesboro, N.J. establishment, is recalling approximately 75,233 pounds of salad products that contain meat or poultry because the lettuce ingredient may be contaminated with E. coli O157:H7. Thu, 21 Nov 2019 01:00:00 -0600 03dab777-b0b6-404c-9c74-763acca2c63b BrucePac Recalls Ready-to-Eat Chicken Sausage Products Due to Misbranding https://www.fsis.usda.gov/wps/portal/fsis/topics/recalls-and-public-health-alerts/recall-case-archive/archive/2019/recall-114-2019-release BrucePac, a Silverton, Ore. establishment, is recalling approximately 55,550 pounds of ready-to-eat (RTE) chicken sausage products due to misbranding. Tue, 19 Nov 2019 18:24:00 -0600 d6eab05b-017f-4f6e-8904-ceb724c357f3 Central Valley Meat Co., Inc. Recalls Ground Beef Products Due to Possible Salmonella Dublin Contamination https://www.fsis.usda.gov/wps/portal/fsis/topics/recalls-and-public-health-alerts/recall-case-archive/archive/2019/recall-113-2019-release Central Valley Meat Co., Inc., a Hanford, Calif. establishment, is recalling approximately 34,222 pounds of ground beef products that may be contaminated with Salmonella Dublin. Fri, 15 Nov 2019 21:05:00 -0600 82a86565-17f7-41cd-b7ee-b0054582512d Creative Food Processing Recalls Poultry Products Due to Misbranding and Undeclared Allergens https://www.fsis.usda.gov/wps/portal/fsis/topics/recalls-and-public-health-alerts/recall-case-archive/archive/2019/recall-112-2019-release Creative Food Processing, a Santa Clara, Calif. establishment is recalling approximately 1,941 pounds of raw chicken products due to misbranding and undeclared allergens. Wed, 13 Nov 2019 19:24:00 -0600 26fa09c2-ac73-4d04-a1fb-8936f137ee55 Ezzo Sausage Company Recalls Meat Products due to Possible Listeria Contamination https://www.fsis.usda.gov/wps/portal/fsis/topics/recalls-and-public-health-alerts/recall-case-archive/archive/2019/recall-111-2019-release Ezzo Sausage Company, a Columbus, Ohio establishment, is recalling approximately 25,115 pounds of sausage products that may be adulterated with Listeria monocytogenes. Sat, 9 Nov 2019 21:24:00 -0600 24dc9b1c-ec6c-4af2-958c-6c3a603239b3 FSIS Issues Public Health Alert for Ready-to-Eat Entrees due to Possible Listeria Monocytogenes Contamination https://www.fsis.usda.gov/wps/portal/fsis/newsroom/news-releases-statements-and-transcripts/news-release-archives-by-year/archive/2019/pha-110819 The U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) is issuing a public health alert for ready-to-eat entrees due to the products containing FDA-regulated ingredients that have been recalled by Mann’s Packing Co. due to possible Listeria monocytogenes contamination. Fri, 8 Nov 2019 19:19:13 -0600 02008f7e-c401-4de3-bfbb-c05b625c7beb You Chang Trading, Inc. Recalls Siluriformes Products Produced Without Benefit of Inspection https://www.fsis.usda.gov/wps/portal/fsis/topics/recalls-and-public-health-alerts/recall-case-archive/archive/2019/recall-110-2019-release You Chang Trading, Inc., a Brooklyn, N.Y. establishment, is recalling an undetermined amount of raw Siluriformes fish filet products labeled as Tilapia that were not presented for FSIS import re-inspection. Fri, 8 Nov 2019 15:24:00 -0600 45452973-874d-4684-83a5-ccde007a9445 Rastelli Bros., Inc. Recalls Meat Products due to Possible Foreign Matter Contamination https://www.fsis.usda.gov/wps/portal/fsis/topics/recalls-and-public-health-alerts/recall-case-archive/archive/2019/recall-109-2019-release Rastelli Bros., Inc., doing business as Rastelli Foods Group, a Swedesboro, N.J. establishment, is recalling approximately 130,464 pounds of raw ground beef products that may be contaminated with extraneous materials, specifically plastic. Thu, 7 Nov 2019 17:00:00 -0600 80da27e0-a078-426b-a116-be632456e951