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Keep Halloween Treats Safe, Not Scary

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:

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A Furry Food Safety Friendship

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.

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USDA, California Department of Agriculture and Oakland Athletics Partner to Promote Food Safety Education Month

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.

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Do YOU Have a Plan to Keep Food Safe during Severe Weather?

USDA recognizes National Preparedness Month with guidelines to make food safety part of your family’s emergency plan before, during, and after a storm.

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Food Safety at the Farmer’s Market

Farmer’s markets are a great source of fresh, locally-grown foods. But to make sure the food you buy is safe for your and your family, follow these basic guidelines.

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Food Safety for People with Cancer

People undergoing cancer treatments are at higher risk for acquiring a foodborne illness. USDA provides some food safety advice for patients and their caregivers.

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!Abuelita! Asi no se guarda, no! - How to cherish your grandmother’s cooking by keeping it safe from foodborne illness

In recognition of Hispanic Heritage Month, USDA shares food safety tips for preparing traditional Latino dishes with family and friends.

Food Safety Savvy in the Kitchen

Your kitchen is filled with food safety tools that, when used properly, can help keep you and your loved ones healthy. Learn how to make the most of these tools so that your kitchen is your home’s food safety...

Mend Poor Food Safety Habits During the High Holy Days

Practice food safety during the High Holy Days by preparing safe dishes for Rosh Hashanah and Yom Kippur.

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FoodKeeper 2.0: Additional products, better data, and more user-friendly

The FoodKeeper app, available for Android and Apple devices, has new features for your safe food storage needs. Find out what’s new.

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