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Food Safety at Home & Foodborne Illness

Foodborne illness is not only a concern for retail food establishments, but for anyone cooking at home. Food poisoning (also known as foodborne illness or foodborne disease) is any illness that results from eating contaminated food.

Foodborne Illness

Food Safety at Home

Food Safety Resources

Food Safety Survey

We would be grateful if you would take a moment to help us improve our food safety education efforts by answering the following questions based upon how you actually prepare food in your home.

The survey will take about 10-15 minutes to complete. Upon completion you will be mailed a $5.00 gift card to one of the businesses listed on the survey.

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