APHIS Guidance on Veterinary Certificate Submission
Until May 16, 2020, importers may submit veterinary health certificates via ACE-DIS. More information here.
Rhode Island Approved for Pandemic EBT Program
Rhode Island joins Michigan as the first states approved. More information available here.
FDA Update on Listeria Outbreak in Enoki Mushrooms
Consumers should not eat and should check their refrigerators and throw away any recalled enoki mushrooms from Sun Hong Foods, Inc., Guan’s Mushroom Co., and H&C Food, Inc. because they may be contaminated with Listeria monocytogenes. Retailers should not sell them. More information here.
FSIS has updated directive 10,400. The directive has been revised to provide updated instructions on collecting samples only from cattle that are 12 months of age or older that display signs (e.g., head pressing, circling) of a central nervous system (CNS) disorder.
Latest FDA Import Alerts
The latest FDA import alerts are available here and include guacamole, pesticides in food, sulfites in foods, decomposed seafood and more.