Frozen Veg Food Safety Risk

2018-07-25T10:48:09+10:00July 25th, 2018|

Earlier this month Food Standards ANZ issued a recall for frozen vegetables which could be a food safety risk. The frozen veg products could possibly be contaminated with Listeria monocytogenes. [...]

Winter warmers and food safety risks

2018-07-19T14:03:26+10:00July 19th, 2018|

Winter is a great time of year to cook ‘winter warmers’ such as soups, casseroles and stews, or even large amounts of rice and pasta.  But if we don’t handle [...]

Are insects the next essential ingredient?

2018-07-17T15:01:53+10:00July 17th, 2018|

Are edible insects the next essential ingredient and the next food industry to boom? Nutritionists and food scientists suggest we should indulge in a diet of creepy crawlies. When you [...]

Frozen vegetable product recalls

2018-07-09T17:58:58+10:00July 9th, 2018|

Food Standards Australia New Zealand (FSANZ) today warned vulnerable people to check their freezers for recalled frozen vegetable products that are possibly contaminated with Listeria monocytogenes. Acting FSANZ CEO Peter [...]

Food Safety & RSA classes in Park Orchards, Term 3 2018!

2018-07-08T10:13:50+10:00July 8th, 2018|

Food Safety & RSA classes will be held at Park Orchards Community House & Learning Centre in Term 3 2018. This includes training across the Hospitality, Community & Health Services and Food Processing [...]

Country of Origin food labelling requirement

2018-07-03T10:34:06+10:00July 3rd, 2018|

This post provides readers with important information about country of origin food labelling requirements in Australia. All businesses–including manufacturers, processors and importers that offer food for retail sale in Australia–now [...]