Deadline passes, but companies still working on PTI
01/18/2013 10:59:57 AMThe Produce Traceability Initiative is now five years old. The deadline for meeting seventh and final... Read more.
Redundant audits debated
01/18/2013 10:57:16 AM“Redundancy” is a four-letter word in the produce industry, where food safety audits are concerned. A... Read more.
Industry debates requirements under FSMA for small operators
01/18/2013 10:48:04 AMThe Tester amendment to the Food Safety Modernization Act exempts small-scale operations from the law’s... Read more.
Mushroom growers focus on safety
01/18/2013 10:16:18 AMFresh mushrooms have never been implicated in any outbreaks of foodborne illness, says Laura Phelps,... Read more.
Outbreaks push cantaloupe growers to act
09/28/2012 6:03:38 PMHit with back-to-back years of deadly outbreaks, growers and shippers in the U.S. cantaloupe deal... Read more.
Safe practices emerge as industry business necessity
09/28/2012 5:19:59 PMDecades ago, The Beatles unknowingly described the status of food safety in today’s produce industry... Read more.