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.

 

Register for our 2017 Food Entrepreneurship Conference here!

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

Harvesters Issues Safety Alert on Bibi Frutix Candy Possible Chemical Contamination

On Tuesday, December 5, a partner food pantry agency in Wamego, Kansas notified Harvesters—The Community Food Network of potentially contaminated Bibi Frutix candy product it... more

ALDI Voluntarily Recalls Choceur Dark Chocolate Bar Due to Undeclared Nut Allergen Products Could Contain Almond Pieces Not Listed on Packaging

In cooperation with Hofer KG ZNL Schokoladefab, ALDI has voluntarily recalled Choceur Dark Chocolate Bars as a precautionary measure due to the potential presence of... more

Creative Contract Packaging LLC Issues An Allergen Alert Regarding 4 Ounce Jars Of Herb-Ox® Beef Flavor Granulated Bouillon Due To Potential Presence Of Undeclared Milk

Creative Contract Packaging LLC is voluntarily recalling 4,412 cases, or 13,236 total pounds, of two code dates of HERB-OX® Beef Flavor Granulated Bouillon, due to... more

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