Federal Register Update — February 9, 2024

Agricultural Marketing Service


Environmental Assessments; Availability, etc.:

Resilient Food Systems Infrastructure Program

Filed on: 02/09/2024 at 8:45 am

Scheduled Pub. Date: 02/12/2024

FR Document: 2024-02801  PDF 3 Pages (87 KB)  Permalink

Environmental Protection Agency


Pesticide Tolerance; Exemptions, Petitions, Revocations, etc.:

U1-AGTX-Ta1b-QA Protein

Filed on: 02/09/2024 at 8:45 am

Scheduled Pub. Date: 02/12/2024

FR Document: 2024-02787  PDF 10 Pages (134 KB)  Permalink

Food and Drug Administration


Guidance: Recommendations for Collecting Representative Samples for Food Testing Used as Evidence for Release of Certain Fish and Fishery Products Subject to Detention without Physical Examination; etc.

Filed on: 02/09/2024 at 8:45 am

Scheduled Pub. Date: 02/12/2024

FR Document: 2024-02838  PDF 7 Pages (122 KB)  Permalink



DateBrand Name(s)Product DescriptionProduct TypeRecall Reason DescriptionCompany Name
2/08/2024Trader Joe’sChicken Enchiladas Verde, Cilantro Salad Dressing, Elote Chopped Salad Kit, Southwest SaladFood & Beverages, Foodborne IllnessPotential Listeria monocytogenes contamination.Trader Joe’s Company
02/08/2024Marketside, Ready Pac BistroSouthwest Chopped Salad Kit, Bacon Ranch Crunch Kit, Fresh Mex Chopped Kit, Queso Crunch Salad KitFood & Beverages, Foodborne IllnessPotential Listeria monocytogenes contaminationReady Pac Foods, Inc.
02/08/2024Bright FarmsBright Farms Southwest Chipotle Crunch Kit salad kitFood & Beverages, Foodborne IllnessPotential Listeria monocytogenes contaminationBrightFarms, Inc.


FSIS Issues Public Health Alert For Ready-To-Eat Poultry Products Containing FDA-Regulated Dairy Products That Have Been Recalled Due To Possible Listeria Monocytogenes Contamination


Agriculture Secretary Calls on States to Take Action to Improve SNAP Administration for Families in Need



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