Food Safety

What Are The Most Common Ways Produce Becomes Contaminated?

Produce such as spinach, lettuce, tomatoes, sprouts and melons can become contaminated with Salmonella, Shigella, or  E. coli O157:H7. Contamination can occur during…

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Food Safety

Safety Measures Farmers And Ranchers Take To Keep Consumers Safe

Farmers and ranchers take a number of safety measures. Here are some examples of practices that keep animals free from…

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Food Safety

Are Animals Raised Indoors More Likely To Carry Food-Borne Illnesses Like Salmonella?

Animals raised in controlled environments, like pigs, actually carry less foodborne pathogens than those raised outside. Why? In controlled environments,…

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Food Safety

What Types of Safety Measures do Farmers and Ranchers Take to Keep Consumers Safe?

Farmers and ranchers take a number of safety measures. Here are some examples of practices that keep animals free from…

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