Parts of Maine’s coastline are being closed by the State of Maine Department of Marine Resources to certain types of shellfish harvesting because tests showed the sea creatures may contain domoic acid toxin at dangerous levels.
Have you ever noticed a weird, gritty film covering your teeth after eating spinach? Well, scientist have found that this 'spinach tooth' is caused by a naturally occurring chemical present in the green leafy vegetable.
For several years, McDonald's Japan has offered seasonal triangle-shaped pies (sankaku pai) in different flavors such as Chocolate and Hokkaido Milk, but this time they’ve cooked up a sweet fruit-flavored snack.
Levels of domoic acid 10 times the “action level” in certain shellfish along the Central Coast spurred California officials to issue a public warning against eating rock crabs and bivalve shellfish caught in the area.
It certainly has been a hot and humid stretch of weather for Michigan this summer. As you continue to enjoy all the great activities our state has to offer during summer time, remember to keep your food safety habits up to speed with these extreme high te
While you’re enjoying the Fourth of July holiday with picnics, barbecues, traveling to see family and friends, or just relaxing at home, remember to include safe food handling practices to help keep foodborne pathogens out of the celebrations.
Higueral Produce sources its mangos solely from Mexico. Their Nayarit supply has been slow in producing and shipping mangos, so the company is looking forward to the new crops from Los Mochis in northern Sinaloa.