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Beef Recall

E. Coli Alert: Calif. Company Recalls 864,000 Pounds Of Ground Beef

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Los Angeles

MONTEBELLO, Calif. (AP) -- A Southern California meat-packing firm has recalled some 864,000 pounds of ground-beef that might be contaminated with E. ...

National Steak And Poultry Recalls 248,000 Pounds Of Beef In Colorado, Other States

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver

OWASSO, Okla. — National Steak and Poultry is voluntarily recalling about 248,000 pounds of beef it said might be contaminated with a strain of E. c...

Slow Fish on Martha's Vineyard: Uh, How Does That Work, Exactly?

Susie Middleton | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Susie Middleton

Even if you only add one night of fish to your dinner repertoire each week, you're cutting down on your carbon footprint, adding beneficial Omega-3 fatty acids to your diet, and casting a vote against bad beef.

Cargill, The School Lunch Program And The Latest Beef Recall

Grist | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

As I reported last week, a large-scale California beef-packing plant owned by Cargill churned out, packaged up, and distributed widely some 830,000 po...

BEEF RECALL - Largest Recall In U.S. History

CNN | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

A slaughterhouse that has been accused of mistreating cows agreed Sunday to recall 143 million pounds of beef in what federal officials called the lar...

Illinois Meatpacker Recalls 96,000 Pounds Of Beef

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

A northwestern Illinois meatpacker is recalling nearly 96,000 pounds of its ground beef products because they may be contaminated with E. coli. Offic...

Abusive Slaughterhouse Billed $67 Million For Recall

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

CHINO, Calif. — The federal government said Thursday it has billed a California slaughterhouse more than $67 million for expenses associated wit...

Slaughterhouse Owner Backs Off Claims

AP | ERICA WERNER | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

WASHINGTON — The head of the Southern California slaughterhouse that produced 143 million pounds of recalled beef acknowledged Wednesday that co...

Inspectors Say Meat Safety Is Threatened

AP | GILLIAN FLACCUS | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

LOS ANGELES — Sometimes, government inspectors responsible for examining slaughterhouse cattle for mad cow disease and other ills are so short-s...

Meat Recall Prompts Call for USDA Reform

AP | JACOB ADELMAN | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

LOS ANGELES — The U.S. Department of Agriculture's twin mandates of promoting the nation's agriculture and monitoring it for safety are being qu...

Beef Industry Responds to Secret Video

AP | IVAN MORENO | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

DENVER — Despite a secretly taped video showing workers at a Southern California slaughterhouse abusing sick or crippled animals, nearly all cat...

USDA Orders Nation's Largest Beef Recall

AP | GREG RISLING | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

LOS ANGELES — The U.S. Department of Agriculture on Sunday ordered the recall of 143 million pounds of frozen beef from a California slaughterho...