USDA Actions: News Releases and Statements [February 2008 Beef Recall]


Subject:
Fish, Meat, & Dairy , Consumer Research & Advocacy , Product Recalls , Food Safety , Beef

Description:
Collection of statements, transcripts, and audio on Humane Society of the United States' cattle handling allegations regarding California's Hallmark/Westland Meat Packing Company, which led to a February 2008 recall of its beef. Topics addressed include the Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) inspection system, supply of meat to federal food and nutrition programs, and "downer" (non-ambulatory disabled) livestock. From the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA).

Publisher:
U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA)

Language:
English

Source:
http://www.usda.gov/wps/portal/!ut/p/_s.7_0_A/7_0_1OB?contentidonly=true&contentid=usda_actions.xml


PID= res:lii-25575