Monday links

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Animal Science

DNA testing of livestock offers look under hide – Rapid City Journal A $25-a-head test can help cattle producers find out how their livestock will pass along economically important […]

USDA toughens poultry standards to prevent Salmonella

In a new attempt to make headway against Salmonella, one of the country’s biggest, and most intractable, food safety problems, the U.S. Department of Agriculture has announced a new, stricter limit on the bacteria in poultry products.

This news comes at a fitting time as a recent report estimates that 1.3 billion chicken wings will […]

Super Bowl 50: Sunday funday food safety

The countdown to Super Bowl 50 – also known as the “Golden Super Bowl” – is on! With only a few days left to plan your game day menu, Neogen has created the below infographic to help remind you of some important food safety measures to keep in mind during your football inspired Sunday funday.

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