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Food Safety and Inspection Service educates consumers about the importance of safe food handling & how to reduce the risks associated with foodborne illness.
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Sec. Sonny Perdue 13h
A year ago today, I took the oath to become the 31st U.S. Secretary of Agriculture. Since then, we've visited 35 states, talking with the people of American agriculture & relaying their concerns to Washington. Here's a new website that takes a look back:
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USDA Food Safety 10h
Shopping for your fave in season produce? Take these tips with you to ensure best quality & safety! Don't forget to rinse thoroughly before eating.
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Dept. of Agriculture 14h
Today marks the one year anniversary since was sworn into USDA. Happy anniversary Mr. Secretary!
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Sec. Sonny Perdue 15h
A year ago today, a fellow Georgian, Justice Clarence Thomas, administered my oath of office as the 31st Secretary of Agriculture. Proud to have had Mary by my side, as well as some of our 14 grandchildren, who were happy to come to work with their Big Buddy that day.
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USDA Food Safety Apr 24
We are in St. Paul, MN, hiring veterinarians to join the team. Job offers expected this week. Applicants should bring a resume, a photo ID, employment history, and residence history (address). Get additional details at
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USDA Food Safety Apr 24
Did you know it could take days before you develop symptoms of food poisoning after eating a contaminated product? Know the signs & follow the steps! Head over to → for more info!
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USDA Food Safety Apr 23
Join our team to use your veterinary skills to protect public health! Expedited hiring this week. Get additional details at
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USDA Food Safety Apr 23
Dive into spring with a picnic. It’s ! Don’t forget your cold sources! Pack your cooler with lots of ice & make sure it remains at 40°F or below!
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USDA Food Safety Apr 22
Are you a veterinarian or veterinary student? Take your career to the next level by joining the team! We’ll be in St. Paul, MN, April 24–26 recruiting for veterinarian positions. Get details at
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USDA Food Safety Apr 22
The U.S. leads the world in food waste at almost 60 million tons a year! Tossing food while it's still safe can create excess greenhouse gas. Limit your food waste with USDA’s FoodKeeper App. Available now!
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USDA Food Safety Apr 21
Heading outdoors this weekend to enjoy the weather? Don’t forget food safety! Spring food safety tips for enjoying the great outdoors here →
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USDA Food Safety Apr 20
Reheating leftovers? DYK even leftovers should reach 165°F for safety? Avoid cold spots by rotating & stirring halfway through cooking.
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USDA Food Safety Apr 20
Are you a veterinarian or know someone who is? FSIS is hosting a hiring event April 24-26 in St. Paul, MN. Get details at
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Dept. of Agriculture Apr 20
Follow our newest Twitter account today! as we build , part of 's vision of making USDA the most customer-focused department in all of government.
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USDA Food Safety Apr 19
What happens to foods when they spoil? Are they dangerous to eat? What’s the difference between microbial spoilage & pathogenic spoilage? We won’t spoil the answers. Find out here:
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USDA Food Safety_Es Apr 18
¿Sin electricidad en su zona? Después de 4 horas sin electricidad, deseche los alimentos perecederos refrigerados, tales como carnes, aves, pescados, quesos blandos, leche, huevos, sobras y fiambres. Más información de aquí:
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USDA Food Safety Apr 18
Calling all brides! Wedding Season is approaching! 💒 Doing a DIY food buffet or hiring a caterer? Check food safety off the list! Tips on how to ensure your wedding is food poisoning free here! →
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USDA Food Safety Apr 18
We’re hiring! Are you a veterinarian or know someone who is? FSIS will be in St. Paul, MN, on April 24–26. If qualified, you could get a job offer that week. Get details at
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USDA Food Safety Apr 17
What happens when perishable foods are left in the (40-140°F)? Bacteria can double in number in as little as every 20 minutes!
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foodsafety.gov Apr 16
Salmonella outbreak: Several brands of shell eggs recalled after 23 people sick in 9 states. Do not eat, serve or sell recalled eggs. Brand names here:
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