Petaluma Slaughterhouse Owner Gets Prison For Distributing Tainted MeatA co-owner of a Petaluma meat processing plant was sentenced to federal prison for conspiring to distribute adulterated, misbranded and un-inspected meat.
North Bay Congressmen Call For Increased Funding To Investigate Food Safety BreachesCongressmen Mike Thompson and Jared Huffman want to increase the funding allocated to federal food safety breach investigators, following a massive recall this year at a Petaluma slaughterhouse.
Shuttered Petaluma Slaughterhouse Reopens Under New Management, Amid ProtestsA Sonoma County slaughterhouse accused of processing sick cows reopened it’s doors under new management Monday, but not without vocal protests.
USDA Inspectors’ Role In Petaluma Slaughterhouse Recall QuestionedNew questions are being raised about the role of federal inspectors in the recall of 9 million pounds of beef from a Sonoma County slaughterhouse. With USDA inspectors on site, how could a year’s worth of beef have been contaminated?
Meat From Shuttered Petaluma Plant Was Sold Through Fast Food Retailers Including Jack In The BoxIt appears Jack In The Box and other fast food restaurants were among the retailers who received meat that originated at a Petaluma meat company that was shut down last month after the USDA said the slaughterhouse processed diseased and unhealthy animals and skirted inspection rules.
Grass-Fed Beef Ranchers Dealt New Setback Over Petaluma Slaughterhouse RecallFederal officials have dealt a financial blow to some of the Bay Area’s top grass-fed beef ranchers caught up in massive recall involving a Petaluma slaughterhouse, ordering a complete ban on the sale of their meat.
Feds Say Recalled Meat From Petaluma Slaughterhouse Was Shipped Nationwide The United States Department of Agriculture has expanded a recall involving nearly 9 million pounds of beef from a Petaluma slaughterhouse, saying the meat was distributed nationwide.
Feds Say Petaluma Slaughterhouse Skirted Inspection RulesNew details are coming out about a Bay Area slaughterhouse at the center of a massive recall skirted inspection rules, according to federal authorities.
Petaluma Slaughterhouse Recall Hurting Bay Area Organic Beef RanchersNationwide, consumers have been affected by the recall of 9 million pounds of beef from a Petaluma slaughterhouse. But nowhere is it hurting more than right here in the Bay Area, the heart of the organic grass-fed beef movement.
Massive Fallout From Beef Recall Involving Slaughterhouse In PetalumaA recall of close to 9 million pounds of beef involving a Bay Area slaughterhouse expanded across the U.S. and into Canada on Wednesday. The impact is being felt far and wide, from major retailers, to mom-and-pop stores, and to small ranches known for high-end steaks.
Petaluma Slaughterhouse Recalls 8.7 Million Pounds Of BeefA Petaluma slaughterhouse has voluntarily ceased operations amid a growing beef recall.
Petaluma Slaughterhouse Recalls 8.7 Million Pounds Of BeefA Northern California company is recalling more than 8.7 million pounds of beef products because it processed diseased animals without a full federal inspection.