FDA: Though Outbreak Appears Over; Consumers Should Still Avoid Recalled Northfork Bison Distributions, Inc. Ground Bison

September 16, 2019 FDA

Because the product is frozen and may still be in freezers, distributors, retailers and restaurants should not distribute, use or serve ground bison (including bison burgers) recalled by Northfork Bison Distributions Inc.

Researcher Leading Effort to Increase Marbling in Beef Without Increasing Overall Fatness

September 16, 2019 GEORGE WATSON, Texas Tech Today

Brad Johnson, the Gordon W. Davis Regent’s Chair in Meat Science and Muscle Biology in the Department of Animal & Food Sciences at Texas Tech University, hopes to unlock one of those secrets to beef marbling without making the cattle fatter and unhealthy.

Smithfield Racin’ for Bacon 1 Million Slice Giveaway Offers Racing Fans the Ultimate Chance to Bring Home the Bacon

September 13, 2019 Smithfield Foods

The Smithfield® brand is offering racing fans and food enthusiasts a chance to take home the bacon with its first-ever Racin’ For Bacon 1 Million Slice Giveaway*. Ten lucky grand prize winners will receive 100,000 slices of Smithfield bacon, totaling 6,250 packages per person, if Aric Almirola, driver of the No. 10 Smithfield Ford Mustang for Stewart-Haas Racing, places first at Talladega Superspeedway next month.

Lightlife and Los Angeles Rams Team up in First-of-its-kind Partnership

September 13, 2019 Greenleaf Foods

On gamedays and beyond, Lightlife plant-based protein products will be featured in the Rams Game On! Program at Albertson’s, Vons, and Pavilions. To support the program, Rams fans will have a chance to win unique prizes and experiences through a sweepstakes with Lightlife.

Wenzel’s Farm Eliminates Corn Syrup from Popular Meat Snacks

September 13, 2019 Wenzel's Farm

Wenzel’s Farm, an award winning, premium provider of high quality, hand crafted, small batch meat snacks is pleased to announce that they have eliminated corn syrup from their list of ingredients. Moving forward their popular line of snack sticks will no longer contain corn syrup.