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Bühler evaluating how IoT might improve food safety

Bühler has said the Internet of Things (IoT) could be one way of improving the safety of food and feed in the future.

FSA dedicates Food Safety Week (May 18-24) to Chicken Challenge campaign

FSA wants to halve number of Campylobacter cases by end of year

An estimated 280,000 people fall ill in the UK with Campylobacter per year, according to the Food Standards Agency (FSA).

ConAgra to pay $11.2m to settle Salmonella case

A subsidiary of ConAgra will pay $11.2m related to the shipment of contaminated peanut butter linked to a 2006-07 Salmonella outbreak.

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USDA reveals $2.3m funding opportunity for regional centers

More than $2m has been made available to establish regional centers to support food safety training and education, pursuant to the Food Safety Modernization Act (FSMA).