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Category Archives: Food Safety

The Growing Market for Hygienically Designed Fresh Produce Equipment

Oct 01, 2017

From the desk of Dr. Jennifer McEntire, United Fresh Vice President, Food Safety & Technology   You may wonder why the fresh produce industry is so concerned about hygienic design of equipment given that the product often comes out of the ground. But with several outbreaks of foodborne illness and dozens of recalls to point to, […]

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United Fresh and Western Growers Team Up To Provide Recall Insurance To Fresh Produce Industry

Sep 18, 2017

United Fresh Assists FDA In 2017 FSMA Rule Readiness Webinar Series

Aug 22, 2017

United Fresh was honored to assist FDA with their internal regulator training program by arranging for United Fresh Member Apio to share with FDA information about sanitary transportation practices in the fresh produce industry. On August 31, 2017, Apio’s Brian Zomorodi, VP of Quality & Food Safety, and Jamey Eilerman, Director of Logistics, participated in […]

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FDA Updates On Agriculture Water Testing And Produce Safety Rule

Aug 01, 2017

Last week, FDA announced that growers under the Produce Safety Rule (Subpart E), other than those who produce sprouts, would have more time to comply with water-quality standards. FDA has proposed to extend the compliance dates to address questions about the practical implementation of compliance with certain provisions and to consider how they might further […]

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