Cottage Foods Law

In 2014, the Alabama Legislature enacted a law that allows consumers to sell non-hazardous foods from their home to the end consumer. As part of the law, the individuals who wish to sell these products are required to complete a Food Safety Course especially designed for the cottage foods industry. View the videos for the course.

Register for a face to face class near you.

Food Entrepreneurs

Do you have a great family recipe or a great idea that you would like to get into the food market. There are several requirements that you will need to complete prior to starting your food business. More information on how to get your food business started.

Food Service Training

The Food Safety Team teaches ServSafe classes that meets the standard for the food service safety class that is required by the Alabama Department of Public Health. View our list of ServSafe classes offered all over the state, to find one near you.

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Food Safety Alerts & Recalls RSS

Sunshine Bakery Announces Voluntary Recall of Cassava Cake And Mixed Nut Mooncake

Sunshine Bakery of Alhambra, CA is voluntarily recalling CASSAVA CAKE AND MIXED NUT MOONCAKE with best by dates of 3/24/2017. The products were sold to... more

Allergy Alert Issued by Whole Foods Market in Hadley, Massachusetts For Undeclared Walnuts in Banana Chocolate Chip Muffins

Whole Foods Market® in Hadley, Massachusetts is issuing an allergy alert to recall six-packs of Banana Chocolate Chip Muffins due to an in-store labeling error... more

Nutiva Expanded Voluntary Recall for Undeclared Peanuts In All Lots of Organic Plant Based Protein Superfood 30 Shake

Nutiva, an Organic Superfoods company, has decided to expand its initial voluntary product recall of the Organic Plant Based Protein Superfood 30 Shake – Vanilla... more

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