A new research found that the harmful Salmonella bacteria can survive up to six months in cookies, raising the need to ensure that ingredients used in making cookie products are not contaminated.
The government shutdown has furloughed many food inspectors at government agencies, which puts food safety at risk.
A private hatchery in New Mexico has been linked to over 300 cases of salmonella, according to an August 19th statement by the New Mexico Department of Health.
The FDA announced last week that Sunland Inc. added raw and roasted shell and in-shelled peanuts to its already long list of recalled products.
Sunland Inc., the company said to be the source of a widespread Salmonella outbreak caused by peanut butter products has now expanded its recall list back two years.
The peanut and almond butter recall that began in September at the grocery store chain Trader Joe's is expanding.
Health officials have discovered Salmonella poisoning in smoked salmon supplied by the Dutch company Foppen, triggering recalls in both the Netherlands and U.