Browsing All posts tagged under »Halal«

Shalt thou eat an Impossible Burger? Religious doctrine scrambles to catch up to new food technology.

September 16, 2019 by


by Laura Reiley Leviticus 11 contains a zoo’s worth of animals. The hyrax and the monitor lizard. The katydid is there, as is the gecko. And it ends: “You must distinguish between the unclean and the clean, between living creatures that may be eaten and those that may not be eaten.” Dietary restrictions are woven […]

Veal, Beef and Pork Products Recalled for E. coli

May 5, 2017 by


Marcho Farms, Inc., a Souderton, Pennsylvania, is recalling approximately 5,620 pounds of boneless veal, and ground veal, beef and pork products that may be adulterated with non-O157 Shiga toxin-producing E. coli (STEC) O111. The veal, beef and pork products were produced on April 11 and April 14, 2017. The following products are subject to recall: […]

Halal Ground Beef Recalled for E. coli

April 28, 2017 by


Baraka Bakery and Grocery, Nashville, Tennessee, is recalling an undetermined amount of ground beef products that may be adulterated with E. coli O157:H7. The Halal ground beef items were processed and packaged on various dates from April 19, 2017 through April 26, 2017. The following products are subject to recall: •Packages containing butcher ground to […]

7,000+ pounds of Halal Beef products Recalled

January 9, 2015 by


The Daniel Weaver Company of Lebanon, PA is recalling approximately 7,092 pounds of Halal Beef products due to misbranding and an undeclared allergen. The product contains peanuts, a known allergen which is not declared on the product label. The Halal Beef Soujouk products were produced between November 13 and December 3, 2014. The following products […]

Midamar founder charged in “Halal” beef export scheme

October 24, 2014 by


By Trish Mehaffey, The Gazette CEDAR RAPIDS — A 73-year-old Cedar Rapids businessman was indicted Thursday in federal court on 19 counts involving the sale of misbranded “Halal” beef products and falsifying export documents and certificates. William B. Aossey, Jr., owner and founder of Midamar Corp. and registered agent of Islamic Services of America, both […]