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Enhancing Food Safety and Quality

Whether it’s a new food business in Alabama looking for assistance with its nutrition labeling or a farmer who wants to sell value-added products made from... more

Planning the Garden to Preserve the Harvest

Spring is on its way and now is the time to plan what produce you may want to plant in your garden... more

2015 AFVGA Conference Highlights for Beginning and Experienced Farmers more

Grilled Finger Foods

Whether you are an Auburn or Alabama fan, Saturdays in are known for football and grilling … Finger foods... more

It is Tailgating Time Again: Don't Forget Food Safety

Are you ready for some football … College football season begins this week and that means thousands of Alabamians... more

Date labeling Confusion, Food Safety, and Food Waste

The United States Department of Agriculture estimates that about 133 billion pounds of food is … This loss has... more

Alabama Cottage Food Law went into Effect June 1

Locally grown and produced food is becoming more and more popular across Alabama … Farmers markets have provided small... more

Food Safety Alerts & Recalls    RSS

Updated Recall Information: McCain Foods USA, Inc. Issues Expanded Allergy Alert on Undeclared Milk in Frozen Onion Rings Sold and Distributed Under Private Label Retailer Brands

McCain Foods USA, Inc. of Lisle, IL, today announced it is expanding its voluntarily recall of retail, frozen onion rings to include two (2) additional... more

Koffee Kup Bakery, Inc. Voluntarily Recalls Bread Products Due to Possible Presence of Plastic Pieces in Product

Koffee Kup Bakery, Inc. has voluntarily recalled approximately 99,000 packages of its bread products due to the possibility that there may be clear plastic pieces... more

Café Valley Inc. Issues Allergy Alert on Undeclared (Walnuts) In 12ct Banana Nut Mini Muffins Labeled as 12ct Lemon Poppy Seed Mini Muffins

Café Valley of Marion, Indiana is recalling 543 cases of Banana nut mini muffins labeled as Lemon poppy seed mini muffins, because they may contain... more

McCain Foods USA, Inc. Announces a Product Recall Impacting Frozen Onion Rings Sold and Distributed Under Four Separate Private Label Retail Brands

McCain Foods USA, Inc. today announced it is voluntarily recalling retail, frozen onion ring products due to the use of incorrect packaging that does not... more

Mt Kisco Smokehouse Recalls Smoked Salmon Because of Possible Health Risk

Mt Kisco Smokehouse of Mt Kisco, NY, is voluntarily recalling two types of smoked salmon because it has the potential to be contaminated with Listeria... more