- Mar 13, 2020
COVID 19 Coronavirus Prevention: A Dozen Things to Know About Leafy Greens
As the U.S. steps up efforts to contain the spread of the COVID-19 Coronavirus, LGMA is sharing some important facts about lettuce and the practices in place on farms in the area of human hygiene. 1. “There is no evidence that fresh produce or any other food can transmit the virus.” – United States Department of Agriculture Learn more about Coronavirus and fresh produce from the United Fresh Association. 2. One of the best things people can do to prevent colds and flu of an
Leafy Greens News Team
- Mar 5, 2020
Leafy Greens Marketing Agreements Respond to FDA's Leafy Green Action Plan.
LEAFY GREENS MARKETING AGREEMENTS RESPOND TO FDA’S LEAFY GREENS ACTION PLAN The leafy greens farming communities in California and Arizona welcome any action that helps prevent future foodborne illness outbreaks associated with our products. We value the support of the U.S. Food and Drug Administration as detailed in its 2020 Leafy Greens Action Plan released today. FDA’s Action Plan lays out a pathway forward built on stronger collaboration and cooperation among the grower c