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Beef Recall

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...