Industry: Information on the Eastern Shore Poultry
Industry and the Maryland Department of Agriculture.
Department of Agriculture
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Delmarva Chicken Industry
http://www.fsis.usda.gov/oa/recalls/prelease/pr008-2001.htm The Food Safety and
Inspection Service has
recently released a report recalling chicken
due to pesticide contamination.
Food Safety and Inspection Service
United States Department of Agriculture
Washington, D.C. 20250-3700
WASHINGTON, Feb. 16, 2001--Gold Kist Inc., a
Sumter, S.C., firm, is voluntarily recalling
approximately 421,000 pounds of chicken
products that may be contaminated with the
pesticide Aldicarb, the U.S. Department of
Agriculture’s Food Safety and Inspection
Service announced today.