Day: April 17, 2018

US: Compost decomposed

Good Fruit Grower: Will increasing scrutiny of food safety practices in orchards push more growers away from using raw manure? It’s unclear at the moment, as the U.S. Food and Drug Administration is conducting a risk assessment on raw manure before it settles on a preharvest interval that will best protect crops from contamination.

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Day: April 17, 2018

CA: Frozen berries under recall in Canada on hepatitis A fears

Food Safety News: An investigation by Canadian health officials has led to a recall of Montana brand frozen strawberries, which are sourced from Egypt, on concerns about possible hepatitis A contamination. The fruit was shipped to Marche Adonis stores in Ontario and Quebec and was on shelves until Saturday.
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