USDA Says More Than 80 Geese 'Humanely Euthanized' At Milburn Pond In Baldwin After Mix-Up: 'They Were Very, Very Sorry About That'There was an explanation from the U.S. Department of Agriculture to Nassau County, admitting a misunderstanding and error.
New Jersey Company Recalling Around 40,000 Pounds Of Ground Beef Due To E. Coli ConcernsThe U.S. Department of Agriculture is recalling more than 40,000 pounds of ground beef over E. coli concerns.
USDA Recalling 16,000 Pounds Of Beef Due To Plastic Found In MeatThe product was not sold in retail stores but distributed from an Iowa warehouse to institutions, including schools.
Ready-To-Eat Chicken Products Sold In New York & New Jersey Recalled Due To Possible Listeria ContaminationAccording to federal health officials, several ready-to-eat chicken dishes produced by Tip Top Poultry, Inc. "may be adulterated with Listeria monocytogenes."
Recall Issued On Meat Shipped To 2 Long Island Target StoresThe USDA is warning consumers about a recall of meat and poultry sent to Target stores in Commack and Central Islip this week.
More Beef Recalled On Salmonella FearsThe U.S. Department of Agriculture says a unit of Brazil's JBS is now recalling a total of more than 12 million pounds of raw beef that was shipped around the country.
47,000 Pounds Of Pork Sausage Recalled, Some Sold In N.Y. And N.J.The USDA’s Food and Safety Inspection Service says the raw sausage links were produced on Aug. 1 and were all sold in 12-ounce packs
USDA Issues Alert About Salads, Wraps Due To Parasite WorryFederal authorities issue a public health alert about more than two dozen beef, pork and poultry salad and wrap products as a precaution due to possible parasite contamination.
Feds Called In To Roundup 100 Turkeys In Staten IslandThe feds are taking on turkeys in Staten Island.
Outsourcing Chicken Slaughtering To China Could Come With Safety Risks, Experts SayAt a time when more and more consumers are looking to buy locally grown foods, you may be shocked to find out the road that your chicken will travel to reach your dinner table.
Clock Is Ticking In Fight Against Asian Longhorned BeetlesThe Asian Longhorned Beetle first appeared in New York in 1996. It is believed that it came from China to Brooklyn in packaging material.
Annual Report Sheds Light On Pesticide Levels In Popular Fruits And VegetablesA report released by a Washington D.C. watch group aimed at helping consumers make better decisions in the grocery aisle may have tarnished the apple's healthy reputation.
New Nutrition Labels Would Highlight Calories And SugarThose "Nutrition Facts'' labels that are plastered on nearly every food package found in grocery stores are getting a new look.
NJ Slaughterhouse Shut Down For Inhumane Treatment; Company Launches InvestigationThe U.S. Agriculture Department on Friday suspended slaughtering operations at Catelli Brothers in Shrewsbury after determining the video documented two instances of inhumane treatment of animals that were to be slaughtered.
Federal Sharpshooters To Help Control Deer Population On L.I.'s East EndAs many as 3,000 deer will be killed during the hunt, which begins in February. Officials said the overpopulation has been blamed for the spread of Lyme disease, damage to crops and car accidents.