FDA – Veggies From Mexico
03/09/2021

Veggies From Mexico has a successful start of its training program

We started our annual online training program on August 18 through the Zoom platform, for the 2021-2022 season. Year after year, at the beginning of the […]
25/08/2021

FDA Seeks Innovative Food Traceability Tools and Opens a Dialogue on Advancing Food Safety with Technology

When the U.S. Food and Drug Administration announced the New Era of Smarter Food Safety initiative in April 2019 and then released the blueprint in July 2020 outlining our goals, […]
23/07/2021

FDA Releases Cyclospora Prevention, Response and Research Action Plan

Today, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration released a Cyclospora Prevention, Response and Research Action Plan that outlines FDA’s strategy for reducing the public health burden of foodborne cyclosporiasis […]
25/06/2021

Organizations tell FDA they want it to continue with inspection mandate

The undersigned organizations, representing the food industry, consumers, and state and local food safety regulators, write to express our support for FDA’s compliance with the Food […]
24/06/2021

Federal investigators continue to examine foodborne illness outbreaks

The table below shows outbreak investigations being managed by FDA’s CORE Response Teams. The investigations are in a variety of stages. Some outbreaks have limited information with […]
14/04/2021

FDA Extends Flexibility for Unique Facility Identifier Requirement for Food Facility Registration through December 2022

FDA Extends Flexibility for Unique Facility Identifier Requirement for Food Facility Registration through December 2022 The requirement to include a UFI began during this past biennial […]
31/03/2021

FDA’s Partnership with Mexico’s Regulators Strengthens Food Safety Protections

As the food supply becomes increasingly global, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration’s partnerships with our regulatory counterparts and food producers in other nations are more […]
31/03/2021

FDA’s Ongoing Use of Inspectional Tools for Ensuring Access to Safe, Quality Food and Medical Products During the COVID-19 Pandemic

FDA’s Ongoing Use of Inspectional Tools for Ensuring Access to Safe, Quality Food and Medical Products During the COVID-19 Pandemic   By: Janet Woodcock, M.D., Acting […]
31/03/2021

New produce safety website provides information for pre-inspection reviews

New produce safety website provides information for pre-inspection reviews A new website has been launched by the New Jersey Department of Agriculture to provide essential information for producers about […]