Posts With Keyword ‘Food Safety’

Federal Budget Cuts Could Affect Food Supply Chain

Posted: Friday, March 1st, 2013 at 6:23 am

Depending on the USDA’s action, the sequestration measures could have a big impact on local farmers and businesses.

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Area Counties Host Food Safety Workshop

Posted: Monday, February 11th, 2013 at 6:21 am

A post-harvest handling and food safety workshop for fruit and vegetable growers is coming to eastern Iowa.

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Food Safety and Quality Assurance Training

Posted: Sunday, February 10th, 2013 at 6:22 am

Washington County 4-H members will have a chance to get some training locally.

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Outdoor Cooking Food Safety

Posted: Tuesday, July 3rd, 2012 at 6:26 am

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The Iowa Department of Public Health says summer cookouts are often marked with an increase in food borne diseases.  

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Keeping Food Safe during the Summer

Posted: Saturday, May 26th, 2012 at 6:25 am

Memorial Day weekend is the unofficial start to summer and the Iowa Department of Public Health says summer is often marked with an increase in food borne diseases.  

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Food Safety Important During New Years Celebrations

Posted: Saturday, December 31st, 2011 at 6:24 am

While New Year’s celebrations will be happening tonight, food safety is not on a lot of people’s minds.  

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Thanksgiving Meal Cooking Safety

Posted: Thursday, November 24th, 2011 at 6:24 am

Before enjoying your Thanksgiving meal, a local food inspector wants to remind you that the holiday is also the number one day for food related illnesses.  

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Food Safety important this time of year

Posted: Saturday, November 20th, 2010 at 6:25 am

Thanksgiving is next week and food safety is on a lot of people’s minds.

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ISU Extension Offering Food Safety Training

Posted: Friday, January 15th, 2010 at 7:13 am

Iowa State University Extension is offering a food safety training class

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Food Safety Class Offered This Month

Posted: Wednesday, January 6th, 2010 at 6:40 am

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The Iowa State University Extension is offering a food safety training class this month.

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