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.

Register for one of the ServSafe classes.


Food Safety Alerts & Recalls RSS

Royal Seafood Baza, Inc. Recalls Various Ready to Eat Herring Products Because of Possible Health Risk

Royal Seafood Baza, Inc. of Staten, Island, New York is recalling various refrigerated ready to eat herring products because they have the potential to be... more

FDA Consumer Advisory

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration advises consumers not to eat goat cheese products manufactured by Apple Tree Goat Dairy of Richfield, Penn. (Apple Tree),... more

Derby City Vending Issues Allergy Alert of Undeclared Milk, Egg And Soy in their Buffalo Chicken Sandwich

Derby City Vending of Louisville, KY is recalling our Buffalo Chicken Sandwich because it may contain undeclared milk, egg and soy product. People who have... more

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