USDA’s Food Safety and Inspection Service officials report a cluster of Listeria monocytogenes infections linked to Long Phung Food Products ready-to-eat pork patty rolls produced by 165368 C. Corporation.
The United States corn production forecast decreased to 14.63 billion bushels, down 152 million bushels from the October forecast. At 178.9 bu. per acre, the yield decrease of 1.8 bu. came in below pre-report estimates.