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Photo of winter USDA Offers Tips to Keep Food Safe as Late Winter Storm Impacts Midwest, Northeast (Mar 5, 2013)
Planning ahead can minimize the risk of foodborne illness. | Emergency Preparedness Fact Sheets and More
Presenter at meeting Upcoming Public Meeting Addresses Agenda Items for Codex Committee on Food Contaminants (Mar 4, 2013)
FSIS and FDA will sponsor a meeting to provide information and receive comments on agenda items to be discussed at the 7th Session of the Codex Committee on Contaminants in Food (CCCF).
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Corned Beef and Food Safety | PDF | En Español | En Español PDF
Safe handling, storage and preparation of corned beef.
Label Submission and Approval System (LSAS)
New web-based system streamlines review process for meat, poultry and egg product labels.
Shell Eggs from Farm to Table | PDF
This in-depth article includes information regarding inspection and grading, Easter egg safety tips, and an egg storage chart.
PHIS: Public Health Information System
FSIS has launched its dynamic, comprehensive data analytics system called the Public Health Information System.
Ham & Food Safety | PDF | En Español | En Español PDF
We've carved up the facts on ham and made them easier to understand. Includes a ham glossary.
Compliance Guides
These guidance documents will help you maintain compliance with FSIS policies.

Last Modified: March 5, 2013



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