Georgia food safety News

Georgia Agriculture Chief Urges Changes in Federal Food Safety Rules

New food safety rules proposed by the federal government could prove cumbersome and costly for Georgia farmers, the state’s agriculture commissioner said. Gary Black, a Republican, was among many who asked the U.S. Food and Drug Administration to change its …

Georgia Food Manufacturers Not Following ‘Red Flag’ Reporting Law: Audit

Food manufacturers in Georgia may be dodging a first-of-its-kind law requiring that they inform state food inspectors when their products test positive for contamination, according to an audit of the state’s food inspection service. An audit released this summer offers …