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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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USDA Food Safety 3h
What’s your beef? When you’re choosing meat to buy for do you know what the labels actually mean? Here’s USDA’s guide to understanding beef grades:
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Whether it’s a family BBQ, camping, hiking or going to the beach, summer activities can get hot! When food is a part of those activities, keep in mind the old saying: Safety first!
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USDA Food Safety Jul 19
Salmonella outbreak linked to a variety of raw turkey products includes 90 people from 26 states. Always handle raw turkey carefully and cook it to 165°F. More info:
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USDA Food Safety Jul 19
Do you prepare side salads or other ready-to-eat items with your turkey burger dinner? It’s important to wash your hands in-between steps! Don’t be one of the nearly 6 million households that serve up salads with bacteria from raw meat.
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USDA Food Safety Jul 19
We are in Denver, CO, from July 16-19 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 Jul 18
: Win Opportunity Knocks Recalls Fresh and Frozen, Raw Ground Beef Products Due to Possible E. Coli O45, O...
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USDA Food Safety Jul 18
DYK: Hot dogs should be kept for just 1 week after opening. After that they can begin to spoil. How long are you keeping your opened hot dogs in the fridge?!
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USDA Food Safety Jul 17
It’s a grand slam for ! We’re working hard to protect your food for in DC. So enjoy the good food, fun times, and a great game!
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USDA Food Safety Jul 17
: Smithfield Packaged Meats Corp. Recalls Pepperoni Five Cheese Calzone Products Due to Possible Extraneou...
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USDA Food Safety Jul 17
Today the MLB All-Star Game will showcase some of the League’s best players. But we want to highlight baseball’s biggest star: the hot dog! Remember, cooked hot dogs should stay on the grill until served to keep them at a safe temp – 140°F or warmer.
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USDA Ag Mktg Service Jul 17
The National Hot Dog & Sausage Council estimates baseball fans will consume more than 19 million hot dogs & 4.6 million sausages during the 2018 MLB season
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USDA Food Safety Jul 17
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 Jul 16
: New Seasons Market Recalls Ready-To-Eat Sesame Noodle Chicken Salad Products Due to Misbranding and Unde...
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USDA Food Safety Jul 16
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USDA Food Safety Jul 16
Our personnel are in the DMV hitting it out of the park for . We ensure that the food for the game and related events are safe. As we say, “Do right & feed everyone!”
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USDA Food Safety Jul 16
We are in Denver, CO, from July 16-19 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 Jul 16
Parents, packing lunch for summer camp or a summer activity? Pack moist towelettes in case you don’t have access to running water. Clean hands can greatly reduce the risk of foodborne illnesses!
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USDA Food Safety Jul 15
No matter how much experience you may have in the kitchen, foods can still look done even though they aren’t. Color is NOT an indication of doneness. You must always use a food thermometer for safety!
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USDA Food Safety Jul 15
It’s down to France & Croatia! Your team didn’t make it to the finals? No worries, for the win! Keep food safety in mind as you’re rooting your team on for the World Cup Finals!
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USDA Food Safety Jul 14
Batter up! DYK played an important role in the 2018 MLB All Star Game? Our team conducted surveillance on USDA regulated products (wings, burgers, hotdogs & more) here in Washington, DC to ensure protection of the food supply.
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