Federal Agency Issues Alert For Raw Ground Turkey Products With Potential Link To SalmonellaThe U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) issued a public health alert for raw ground turkey products produced by a Pennsylvania company.
Pennsylvania Department Of Agriculture Distributing 7.9M Pounds Of Food To Food Banks
Pittsburgh Native Tom Vilsack Confirmed As Secretary Of AgricultureSquirrel Hill native Tom Vilsack will once again serve as the U.S. Secretary of Agriculture.
Pa. Dept. Of Agriculture Warns Residents To Report Packages Of Overseas SeedsThe Pennsylvania Department of Agriculture is warning residents to report any unordered and mislabeled packages of seeds from overseas.
Tyson Foods Recalling 69,000 Pounds Of Chicken ProductsTyson Foods is recalling 69,000 pounds of chicken strip products due to possible pieces of metal.
PETA Calls For End Of Animal Acts In Shrine Circus After 7 People Injured By Spooked CamelAnimal rights groups are calling on the Shrine Circus to stop using animals in its shows.
Kentucky Supplier Recalls More Than 22,000 Pounds Of BeefThe U.S. Department of Agriculture says a Kentucky-based food distributor has issued a recall on more than 22,000 pounds of ground beef and other beef products due to possible E. coli bacteria contamination.
Maple Syrup Producers Face Challenges In Warming WorldNew Hampshire's maple syrup producers say they are feeling the impact of climate change, as winters become warmer and frigid nights so critical to their business become fewer.
Great Escape: 19 Lab Monkeys Escape, All RecapturedNineteen monkeys made a break from a compound on the South Carolina coast, but freedom was fleeting.
Man Faces Federal Sentence For Selling Uninspected PoultryA Laotian immigrant faces sentencing for transporting uninspected poultry from what federal agents say are slaughterhouses in his Pittsburgh-area homes.
Wegmans Grocery Store Recalling About 1,000 Pounds Of ChickenA New York-based grocery store chain is recalling more than 1,000 pounds of chicken.
Man Guilty Of Shipping Uninspected Poultry From His HomeA Laotian immigrant has pleaded guilty to transporting uninspected poultry from what federal agents say are slaughterhouses in his Pittsburgh-area homes.
$372.5M In Federal Funds Awarded To Conservation ProjectsProjects designed to cut down on fertilizer runoff, expand bird nesting areas and restore native grasslands are among those selected for funding under a new initiative that encourages conservation partnerships between government and private organizations.
Consumer Reports Issues Buyer Beware Alert About Products Labeled “All Natural”The word "natural" has become a big buzzword on processed food packaging.
Parents Settle Pittsburgh Zoo Lawsuit In Mauling Death The parents of a 2-year-old boy who was mauled to death after falling into a wild African dogs exhibit have settled their lawsuit against the Pittsburgh zoo.