FSNS Awarded AMS Approval For the Analysis of Ractopamine

August 7, 2020 Food Safety Net Services

Food Safety Net Services (FSNS) has been approved by the USDA-AMS Laboratory Approval Program for Export of Meat and Poultry Products for the analysis of the Beta-Agonist Ractopamine in Animal Muscle and Liver Tissues by LC-MS/MS (Trace Residue Level).

Hormel Joins Tyson Foods, JBS in Removing Drug Banned by China From Hog Supply

February 19, 2020 Tom Polansek, Reuters

Hormel Foods Corp is eliminating a growth drug banned by China from its hog supply, the company said on Tuesday, joining rivals that are seeking to increase meat sales to Chinese buyers grappling with a pork shortage.