CA Firm Expands Earlier Beef Recall An Additional 4.9m Lbs.

February 15, 2010 USDA FSIS

Huntington Meat Packing Inc., a Montebello, Calif., establishment, is expanding its recall of January 18 to include approximately 4.9 million additional pounds of beef and veal products that were not produced in accordance with the company’s food safety plan.

CA Firm Recalls Frozen Turkey Patty, Mislabeling And Undeclared Allergen

February 15, 2010 USDA FSIS

Daniel’s Western Meat Packers, a Pico Rivera, Calif., establishment, is recalling approximately 16,290 pounds of frozen turkey patty products because they were inadvertently mislabeled and may contain an undeclared allergen, wheat.

Canadian Pork Showcased At Vancouver Event

February 15, 2010 The Canadian Pork Council

Canadian Pork Council’s (CPC) president Jurgen Preugschas joined federal Agriculture Minister Gerry Ritz as part of “Savour Canada” to showcase Canadian pork among other agriculture products to Canadian and international media at the 2010 Olympic and Paralympics Winter Games in Vancouver

Tyson, LULAC Donate Meat To Second Harvest

Tyson Foods and the League of United Latin American Citizens are donating 15
tons of meat and other protein-rich food to Second Harvest Food Bank of Central
Florida.

Meat Eating Might Help Environment

February 15, 2010 Jason Ramsey, TopNews

A research conducted on the impact of meat substitutes states that consuming red meat could be more environmentally-friendly than switching over to vegetarianism.