FDA proposed traceability rule includes shell eggs

September 24, 2020

On September 21, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) announced a proposed rule to establish additional traceability recordkeeping requirements for certain foods. The FDA also published a draft “Food Traceability List,” which describes the foods …

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UEP develops new Food Safety Advisory Council

September 15, 2020

Council is made up of 20 individuals who will focus on assuring the safety and quality of eggs produced in the US By Deven King, Watt Ag Egg Industry News, September 2020 Food safety is …

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September is National Food Safety Education Month

September 10, 2020

USDA Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) is reminding the public to think about health and safety in the kitchen during September, which is National Food Safety Education Month.  “Consumers play a vital role in …

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USDA modernizes egg products inspection

September 10, 2020

USDA Press Release, September 9 The U.S. Department of Agriculture’s (USDA) Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) today announced that it is modernizing egg products inspection methods for the first time since Congress passed the …

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Barnyard groups call for food standard enforcement

July 23, 2020

UEP and other animal agriculture groups called on FDA to enforce its misbranding regulations against plant-based products that imitate eggs, milk, meat and other animal products. Commenting on a proposed rule that would establish general …

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