E. coli conference set for beef further processors
Source of Article:www.meatingplace.com
(MEATPOULTRY.com, June 02, 2009)
by Bryan Salvage
RESTON, VA. — The E. coli
O157:H7 Conference for North American Beef Further Processors will be held
Aug. 18-19 at the Four Points by Sheraton Chicago O’Hare Airport. The North
American Meat Processors Association is partnering with other meat industry
organizations and the trade media in hosting this event.
The conference is
designed for processors who produce ground beef, mechanically tenderized
steaks and other non-intact beef products, and it represents a unified
focus by the North American meat-processing industry to reduce recalls and
illnesses related to E. coli O157:H7, according to N.A.M.P.