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Wait! Should You Put That In The Fridge?

PITTSBURGH (NewsRadio 1020 KDKA) – You may think that most of the food you throw in the refrigerator will last longer but that isn’t always the case. In fact there are some items that don’t need to be put in the fridge at all.

Dr. Lydia Johnson, Director of Food Safety for the Pa. Department of Agriculture joined The KDKA Morning News to discuss what should and what shouldn’t go in the refrigerator.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–07/16/2014

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Experts Say Washing Raw Poultry Spreads Bacteria Instead Of Getting Rid Of It

This week, millions of Americans will be preparing that turkey for Thanksgiving.

11/26/2013

Eukanuba Dog Food, Iams Cat Food Recalled

Proctor & Gamble is recalling both Eukanuba dry dog foods and Iams dry cat foods for possible salmonella contamination.

08/16/2013

Natura Pet Products Recalls Dry Cat, Dog Food

Natura Pet Products is recalling some of its dry pet food due to possible salmonella contamination.

04/01/2013

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Nutri-Vet Chicken Jerky Products Recalled

A number of Nutri-Vet products are being recalled because of possible salmonella contamination.

02/22/2013

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Salmonella Concerns Prompt Mango Recall

A company is recalling mangos because they could be contaminated with salmonella. If you’ve purchased Daniella Mangos, supplied by Splendid Products, LLC, since July 28, 2012, throw them out. The mangos were sold at local Giant Eagle stores.

08/27/2012

Diamond Pet Food Recall

The brands affected by the retail are Chicken Soup for the Pet Lover’s Soul, Country Value, Diamond, Diamond Naturals, Premium Edge, Professional, 4Health and Taste of the Wild.

05/04/2012

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Salmonella Concerns Prompt Peanut Butter Recall

Concerns over the possibility of salmonella contamination has prompted the J.M Smucker Co. to issue a recall for jars of its Smucker’s Natural Peanut Butter Chunky.

11/17/2011

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Recall Issued For Ground Turkey Products

A recall has been issued for 36 million pounds of ground turkey after one person died and more than 70 others were sickened by salmonella.

08/04/2011

Ground Turkey Recall

A recall has been issued for 36 million pounds of ground turkey after one person died and more than 70 others were sickened by salmonella. For more information and a link to the complete list […]

08/04/2011

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Tainted Turkey Reported In Pennsylvania

Health officials said four cases of salmonella linked to the national ground turkey outbreak have been reported in Allegheny County.

08/02/2011

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Salmonella Outbreak Linked To Ground Turkey

Federal officials say one person has died and dozens of people have gotten sick from salmonella poisoning that appears to be linked to ground turkey.

08/02/2011

Green Circle Farm

This morning, Larry and John talked to Erkia Petersen, owner of Green Circle Farm, an organic farm specializing in organic eggs, as well as poultry, lamb, and beef. For more information on Green Circle Farm, […]

08/24/2010

USDA Egg Recall List

Are your eggs on the egg recall list? The USDA syas there could be billions of eggs affected with salmonella. Go to the USDA Egg Recall List for more information.

08/23/2010