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Costco is limiting how many steaks shoppers can buy

May 4, 2020 by


Costco, the club retailer, has started to limit the amount of meat customers can buy at once. The company, which attracts shoppers who want to buy in bulk, said in an update on its website on Monday that fresh beef, pork and poultry products would be “temporarily limited to 3 items” per member. The limits […]

Before you buy another steak, check for this info on the label

June 9, 2016 by


by Alison Mango Your beef just got a little safer, thanks to new labeling requirements by the USDA’s Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) that went into effect this month. The new rules require that mechanically tenderized beef be labeled as such, and include instructions on the packaging for safe preparation. So, what is mechanical tenderizing, exactly? Chances are, in the […]

26,975 pounds of Steak and Ground Beef Recalled for E. coli

July 4, 2015 by


Lombardi Brothers Meats, of  Denver, Colorado, is recalling approximately 26,975 pounds of tenderized steak and ground beef products that may be contaminated with E. coli O157:H7. The tenderized steak and ground beef products with generic labeling were produced between June 12 and June 30, 2015. The following products are subject to recall: [View Labels (PDF […]

Gray steaks disposed in GA restaurant inspection

November 21, 2014 by


by Doug Powell Some of the steaks at Nicky’s Diner in east Cobb County, Georgia were gray and in such poor condition that a health inspector had them discarded during a recent routine inspection. The inspector also recommended more staff training in food safety for the diner at 4751 Sandy Plains Road, Roswell. Among other […]

Fresh Beef Products at Whole Foods Recalled – Retail list

June 13, 2014 by


Here is the link to the retail list of Fresh Beef Products sold at Whole Foods: __________________ Fruitland American Meat is recalling approximately 4,012 pounds of fresh beef products because the dorsal root ganglia may not have been completely removed, which is not compliant with agency regulations that require their removal in cattle 30 […]