AG Watch

FDA to inspect cantaloupe packing houses

Monday, April 15, 2013

The Food and Drug Administration will begin inspecting cantaloupe packing houses.

The FDA says it's making the move. In an effort to eliminate food-borne outbreaks traced back to melons. Several food-bourne outbreaks have been linked to cantaloupe packing houses within the last three years.

(Copyright ©2014 KFSN-TV/DT. All Rights Reserved.)

Get more AG Watch »


Tags:
ag report, cantaloupe, food safety, ag watch
blog comments powered by Disqus
Advertisement