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Susan Schneider is the Director of the LL.M. Program in Agricultural and Food Law at the University of Arkansas School of Law. She is a member of the Board of Directors of Farmers Legal Action Group, Inc. and past president of the American Agricultural Law Association. Her private practice experience includes agricultural law work with firms in Arkansas, Minnesota, North Dakota and Washington, D.C. She also served as staff attorney at Farmer’s Legal Action Group…
Greg Pallaske has been the Director of Regulatory Compliance at US foods for 5 years. In this role, Greg works to ensure that USF meets or exceeds all federal and state regulations regarding food safety, food defense, and bio-security, including recalls. Greg acts as a liaison to the FDA, USDA, DHS, CDC, and other federal and state agencies, as well as to industry and trade associations and organizations such as the national conference for food…
Tony Corbo is the senior lobbyist for the food campaign at Food & Water Watch. He is responsible for food-related legislative and regulatory issues that come before Congress and the Executive Branch. Tony has extensive organizing experience, having directed major public employee representation campaigns in several states. He has also directed political campaigns at various levels, and he served as the administrative assistant to a member of Congress. He holds a Bachelor of Arts degree…
Donna M. Byrne is a full-time law professor at William Mitchell College of Law in St. Paul, MN, where she teaches a seminar on Food Law and Policy, as well as courses on less nutritious topics such as income tax and estates and trusts. In her spare time she is learning to make vegan recipes for her 16-year-old daughter. Donna recently took up telemark skiing. Her philosophy is that food should be safe enough and…
Krispak of Grand Rapids, MI is recalling 16 cases of GFS® Hostess Candy Mix in 8-48 oz packages due to a packaging error. A small number of cases of the Hostess Candy Mix were inadvertently put into GFS® Chocolate Sprinkles packages.  The Hostess Candy Mix contains wheat and milk and may contain egg, none of which are declared on the Chocolate Sprinkles package. People who have an allergy or severe sensitivity to milk, eggs, and…
LA Star Seafood Co. of Los Angeles, CA is recalling fish products labeled as Vobla Dry and Vobla Smoked because they were improperly eviscerated, and therefore have the potential to be contaminated with Clostridium botulinum. Consumers are warned not to use the product even if it does not look or smell spoiled. There have not been any reported cases of illness related to these products. The U.S. Food and Drug Administration discovered the problem during…
Kwik Trip of La Crosse, WI is recalling certain Glazers Donuts because they may contain undeclared traces of egg. The recall was initiated after it was discovered that the company’s supplier had added egg to a key ingredient. No adverse reactions have been reported and the company says the problem has been corrected. Consumers who are allergic to eggs may run the risk of serious or life-threatening allergic reactions if they consume products with them.…
Lawson Foods of Irvington, N.J. is recalling approximately 84,587 pounds of pork that includes pork imported from Canada not properly presented for re-inspection upon entry into the United States, the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) announced Monday.  There have been no reports of illness and this is a Class III recall, meaning the product will not cause adverse health consequences. FSIS said the shipment of imported pork, inspected and passed…
Troyer Cheese, Inc. is recalling their Backroad Country Caramel Puffcorn, because it may contain undeclared milk. People who are allergic to milk have the risk of a serious or life-threatening allergic reaction to this product. This recall was discovered when the milk-containing product were distributed in packaging that did not have a label saying the presence of milk in the ingredient statement. “Backroad Country Caramel Puffcorn” is sold in 8 and 16 ounce plastic bags…
The Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA) and importer Canadian T & J International Development of Richmond, BC, are warning people with sensitivity to sulphites not to eat certain Natural World brand Dried Fungus because it contains sulphites, which are not listed on the labels. There have been no adverse reactions reported. The recalled products are: – fungus, 80 g, UPC 6 948691 100064 – fungus, 200 g,  UPC 6 948691 100071 For more information contact…