It’s not too early to plan ahead for the Thanksgiving holiday. Start with USDA’s guide to early shopping, kitchen preparation, and – of course – turkey purchasing tips.
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CDC’s Vital Signs report, “Working Together to Stop Outbreaks and Make Food Safer,” shares data from multistate outbreaks, and recommendations on how government and food industry can work together to prevent foodborne illness.
Even though it’s not an official holiday, Halloween is much beloved by children and adults alike. What could be more fun than trick-or-treating, apple bobbing, or costume parties?
To make sure treats are safe for children, follow these simple steps:
The USDA, Ad Council, and 20th Century Fox released a series of PSAs for kids featuring Alvin and the Chipmunks. Find kid-friendly activities that teach the four steps to food safety.
As part of Food Safety Education Month, Deputy Under Secretary for Food Safety visited a California elementary school along with California Department of Agriculture Secretary Karen Ross and Oakland A’s player Mark Canha.