UGA Extension Office

Food, Family and Nutrition

Food Recalls & Outbreaks

There have been many recalls for food items in the news lately, and some announcements of outbreaks from food borne illness in parts of the country. Below you will find links to the FDA and the CDC. Please refer to these websites to find updated information on recalls and outbreaks. 

FDA - Recalls, Market Withdrawals, & Safety Alerts

CDC - Current Outbreaks



MyPlate is here to help you “spring” into the new season with a variety of tools and resources to help you find a healthy eating style that works for you at any age.




Extension offers a variety of information pertaining to Family, Food, Nutrition, Money, etc. to assist clients. Follow this link to open a wealth of information. Our agent, Ines Beltran, will be happy to assist you in any of these areas. Give her a call at 678.377.4014.   


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