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  • Check Your Closet for Apparel Recalled Last Summer November 25, 2014
    Cooler weather means it is time to pull out our jackets, hoodies, boots and sweaters. Here is some apparel you may wear in the winter that has been recalled over the summer months. To check other products for safety issues, go to SaferProducts.gov.   Product Recall Press Release Hazard/Remedy Products/Description Eastman Footwear Recalls Coleman Runestone […]
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  • Check for Winter Products Recalled Last Summer November 25, 2014
    It is time to start warming up the snow blowers and lighting the fireplace. Before you do, take a look at some home products you may use in the winter that were recalled over the summer months. To check other products for safety issues, go to SaferProducts.gov.   Product Recall Press Release Hazard/Remedy  Products/Description Dyson […]
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  • Protect Your Family from Deadly Carbon Monoxide This Winter October 30, 2014
    It won’t be long before freezing weather and snow are here. Did you know that November, December, January and February are top months for carbon monoxide (CO) poisoning deaths in the United States?     These are the primary months when consumers crank up their furnaces and portable heaters to stay warm. Nearly two-thirds of […]
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  • The DIY Halloween October 29, 2014
    Blog en español Pumpkin Carving Before you carve out the scariest jack-o’-lantern in the neighborhood, read CPSC’s tips to prevent nicks and cuts this Halloween. During October and November 2013, more than half of the estimated 4,400 Halloween-related injuries involved pumpkin carving. Kid helpers can grab a spoon and scoop out the inside, or use […]
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RSS Food Safety

  • Meat Price Spreads December 17, 2014
    This data set provides monthly average price values, and the differences among those values, at the farm, wholesale, and retail stages of the production and marketing chain for selected cuts of beef, pork, and broilers.
  • Livestock, Dairy, & Poultry Outlook: December 2014 December 16, 2014
    The Livestock, Dairy, & Poultry Outlook for December 2014 describes events and outlook based on projections from USDA's World Agricultural Supply and Use Estimates Report for beef, pork, lamb, poultry, eggs, and dairy production and trade.
  • Cost-of-Production Forecasts December 15, 2014
    USDA has estimated annual production costs and returns and published accounts for major field crop and livestock enterprises since 1975. Cost and return estimates are reported for the United States and major production regions for corn, soybeans, wheat, cotton, grain sorghum, rice, peanuts, oats, barley, milk, hogs, and cow-calf. These cost and return accounts are […]
  • Feed Grains Database December 15, 2014
    The Feed Grains Database contains statistics on four feed grains (corn, grain sorghum, barley, and oats), foreign coarse grains (feed grains plus rye, millet, and mixed grains), hay, and related items.
  • Feed Outlook: December 2014 December 12, 2014
    The December 2014 Feed Grains Outlook report contains projections for the 2014/15 U.S. and global feed markets based on the most current World Agricultural Supply and Demand Estimates.
  • Aquaculture Data December 10, 2014
    Statistics on domestically grown catfish and trout and U.S. imports and exports of fish and shellfish that may be products of aquaculture, such as salmon, shrimp, and oysters.
  • Livestock & Meat International Trade Data December 8, 2014
    The Livestock and Meat International Trade Data Set contains monthly and annual data for imports and exports of live cattle, hogs, sheep, and goats, as well as beef and veal, pork, lamb and mutton, chicken meat, turkey meat, and eggs.
  • Sanitary and Phytosanitary Measures and Tariff-Rate Quotas for U.S. Meat Exports to the European Union December 2, 2014
    The EU is one of the world’s largest producers and consumers of beef, pork, and poultry, but EU tariff-rate quotas (TRQs) and sanitary and phytosanitary (SPS) policies continue to limit imports of U.S. meats. Errata: On December 9, 2014, the last paragraph on page 5 was revised to provide more detailed information on allocation of […]
  • Outlook for U.S. Agricultural Trade December 2, 2014
    The December 2014 quarterly updates of USDA forecasts for U.S. agricultural trade in FY 2015 are presented and discussed in this report.