TITLE

Food safety is a shared responsibility

AUTHOR(S)
Hawkes, Logan
PUB. DATE
November 2011
SOURCE
Southwest Farm Press;11/17/2011, Vol. 38 Issue 22, p23
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the issues related to food safety after there were outbreaks of Listeria and salmonella contamination in the U.S. According to John McClung of Texas Produce Association, food safety issues go beyond the farm and into the consumer's kitchen despite with Food and Drug Administration's (FDA) Food Safety Modernization Act (FSMA). It also notes that FSMA was signed into law by President Barack Obama on January 4, 2011.
ACCESSION #
67408042

 

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