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Taylor Farms de Mexico resumes operations

August 28, 2013 by


The CDC issued a press release that Taylor Farms de Mexico’s processing plant can begin operations once again. The FDA with the cooperation of Mexican government authorities¬† and Taylor Farms de Mexico, S. de R.L. de C.V., conducted a thorough environmental assessment at Taylor Farms de Mexico‚Äôs processing facility and five farms identified through the […]

Update: 586+ cases of Cyclospora in 20 states, 36 hospitalizations

August 19, 2013 by


As of August 16, 2013 (5pm EDT), CDC has been notified of 586 ill persons with of Cyclospora infection from 20 states: Arkansas, California, Connecticut, Florida, Georgia, Illinois, Iowa, Kansas, Louisiana, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, New Jersey, New Hampshire, New York (including New York City), Ohio, Tennessee, Texas, Virginia, and Wisconsin. Among 440 ill persons with […]

Food Safe Guru Daily – Restaurant accidentally served alcohol to kids

April 22, 2012 by


If I could take the way-back machine to the 1960’s and sit with my family at a mid-priced restaurant, I would have been in my glory if they allowed me to order a Shirley Temple. According to wiki, a Shirley Temple is “A Shirley Temple is a non-alcoholic mixed drink made with two parts Ginger […]

Olive Garden issues statement about Hepatitis A incident

August 10, 2011 by


The Director of Media Relations & Communications for Darden Concepts, Inc., parent company of Olive Garden issued the following statement via e-mail: “The health and safety of our guests and employees is our number one priority. We immediately contacted the health department upon learning of the diagnosis at our Fayetteville restaurant. The ill employee has […]

Hepatitis A at Olive Garden

August 9, 2011 by


Ben Chapman According to WECT, line-ups for post-exposure hepatatis A vaccine and IgG shots are expected at a Fayetteville, NC, Olive Garden after a foodhandler who worked in late July and early August tested positive for the virus. Authorities in Cumberland County are warning of a possible Hepatitis A exposure at the Olive Garden at […]