posted on December 6, 2013 at 6:27 PM
Cloud's Meats Inc. of Carthage voluntarily recalled the meat after routine testing detected E. coli in samples last month.
posted on November 22, 2013 at 3:52 PM
Five chickens live in artist Alicia Rheal's backyard in Madison, Wis., and when they age out of laying eggs, they may become chicken dinner.
posted on September 27, 2013 at 4:03 PM
A number of lawsuits were filed by people who were sickened or who had a family member die after the outbreak.
posted on August 9, 2013 at 5:55 PM
The FDA said it traced illnesses from the restaurants in Nebraska and Iowa to Taylor Farms de Mexico.
posted on August 9, 2013 at 5:25 PM
Dutch scientists served up their creation of a hamburger this week made in a laboratory from cow stem cells.
The public unveiling took place in London. Volunteers took the taste test and offered up a review of the product that took five years to...
posted on August 2, 2013 at 2:37 PM
Bags of salad are at the center of the cyclospora outbreak according to health officials in a pair of Midwestern states.
Health officials in Nebraska and Iowa say they've traced cases to prepackaged salad, but they haven't said which brand or...
posted on July 19, 2013 at 6:39 PM
The government has estimated that up to 62,000 people were sickened in the outbreak.
posted on June 14, 2013 at 2:13 PM
Lawsuits have already been filed against Townsend Farms in California, Hawaii and Washington state
posted on May 3, 2013 at 4:21 PM
There is no shortage of products available for caffeine-craving consumers nowadays. But the introduction of caffeinated chewing gum has spurred concerns by the federal government about the well-being of children in relation to such...
posted on April 26, 2013 at 2:26 PM
Two nonprofits, the Center for Food Safety and Center for Environmental Health, alleged the agency failed to meet the deadlines and sued.
posted on February 15, 2013 at 2:04 PM
Department of Agriculture inspectors could be furloughed for up to 15 days, meaning meatpacking plants would have to intermittently shut down and there could be less meat in grocery stores.
posted on February 8, 2013 at 12:52 PM
The discovery of horsemeat poses no danger to consumers but highlights the inaccuracy of food labels on some processed meat products and points to potential fraud in the industry. Horsemeat costs a fraction of beef.
posted on January 11, 2013 at 7:22 PM
Workers detonate explosives hoping to improve navigation on the Mississippi River. The FDA proposes the most sweeping reforms to food safety rules in more than 70 years. The Agriculture Department releases its latest estimates on global supply and...
posted on December 14, 2012 at 5:05 PM
Officials with the American Meat Institute, an industry lobbying group, defended the tenderizing process as safe.
posted on November 30, 2012 at 4:37 PM
41 people in 20 states were sickened by peanut butter manufactured at the plant.