Food Safety Stories

Food SafetyLinkfresh ERP Technology Provides A Comprehensive Traceability Solution For Growers
August 12, 2014
ERP technology from Linkfresh is Produce Traceability Initiative compliant, and helps growers streamline their traceability plan from field to fork. Read More
Food SafetyTraceability Software Offers Flexible System For Users
August 4, 2014
The software, available from Schoneman Inc., provides growers with the tools they need to remain PTI compliant. Read More
Food SafetyTraceability And Food Safety: Are You Prepared? [Opinion]
August 1, 2014
My relatives are asking questions about the safety of your produce. Help me make sure I have a great story to tell. Read More
Food SafetyU.S. And Mexico Form Partnership To Strengthen Produce Safety
July 29, 2014
The two countries agree to work toward strengthening their cooperation on the pressing matter. Read More
Farm ManagementGMO Debate Worth The Fight [Opinion]
June 20, 2014
Despite barrages against modern agriculture, there is hope. Read More
Farm ManagementFood Safety Water Rules Getting Stricter
June 13, 2014
The Food Safety Modernization Act will prescribe numbers to a once generic standard. Read More
Food SafetyDogs Sniff Out Food-borne Pathogens
May 30, 2014
Man's best friend is being trained to use scent detection to identify contaminated produce. Read More

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Food SafetyLinkfresh ERP Technology Provides A Comprehensive Trace…
August 12, 2014
ERP technology from Linkfresh is Produce Traceability Initiative compliant, and helps growers streamline their traceability plan from field to fork. Read More
Food SafetyTraceability Software Offers Flexible System For Users
August 4, 2014
The software, available from Schoneman Inc., provides growers with the tools they need to remain PTI compliant. Read More
Food SafetyWawona Packing Expands Recall Of Stone Fruit
August 4, 2014
Dates extended to July 17 added as precaution of possible listeria contamination of packed peaches, plums, nectarines, and plots. Read More
Food SafetyTraceability And Food Safety: Are You Prepared? [Opinio…
August 1, 2014
My relatives are asking questions about the safety of your produce. Help me make sure I have a great story to tell. Read More
Food SafetyU.S. And Mexico Form Partnership To Strengthen Produce …
July 29, 2014
The two countries agree to work toward strengthening their cooperation on the pressing matter. Read More
Food SafetyPacking Company Recalls Stone Fruit For Possible Lister…
July 22, 2014
Peaches, nectarines, plums, and pluots packed in June and July tested positive during internal testing at Wawona Packing Company. Read More
Farm ManagementGMO Debate Worth The Fight [Opinion]
June 20, 2014
Despite barrages against modern agriculture, there is hope. Read More
Farm ManagementFood Safety Water Rules Getting Stricter
June 13, 2014
The Food Safety Modernization Act will prescribe numbers to a once generic standard. Read More
Food SafetyDogs Sniff Out Food-borne Pathogens
May 30, 2014
Man's best friend is being trained to use scent detection to identify contaminated produce. Read More
Food SafetyWestern Institute For Food Safety And Security Strives …
May 30, 2014
The Western Institute for Food Safety and Security is focusing on rural communities and making them aware of threats to crops or livestock. Read More
Apples & PearsNon-GMO Fruit Labels Send The Wrong Message To Consumer…
April 29, 2014
Consumers don't equate fresh fruit and genetically modification technology. GMO-free labels confuse the issue and create fear where there should be none. Read More
Farm ManagementGrowers Can Control Our Industry’s Public Image […
April 3, 2014
Negative portayals of ag in the media aside, the real threat to the public image of the grower is growers themselves. Read More
Food SafetyStudy Shows Treating Spinach With Viruses Reduces E. Co…
April 2, 2014
A Purdue University study shows that treating food products with bacteriophages, which are viruses that kill bacteria, may significantly lower concentrations of E. coli. Read More
Farm ManagementTap Into Time-Saving Software For Food Safety’s S…
April 1, 2014
A GenNext Grower takes the reins on implementing a program to accurately track and maintain logs from the field to the packing shed. Read More
CitrusOld Trick Shines New Light On Citrus Food Safety
March 21, 2014
Researchers are taking a close look at the potential of using ultraviolet LEDs on the packing line. Read More
CitrusOpinion: When It Comes To GMOs, Sentiment Often Outweig…
March 18, 2014
Florida Grower editor Frank Giles says it's time to dumb down the message on the current and future state of food production. Read More
CucurbitsFDA Officer Reviews Deadly Salmonella Outbreak And Offe…
March 10, 2014
FDA officer Michael Mahovic reviews the findings from Chamberlain Farms’ 2012 outbreak and provides food safety pointers. Read More
Apples & PearsMichigan Man Sentenced To Prison After Selling Sweet Ci…
March 4, 2014
First felony conviction under Michigan’s state food law; owner charged with willful misbranding and adulteration of food products. Read More