News | Health & Safety
18 Sep 2021 14:17
NZCity News
NZCity CalculatorReturn to NZCity

  • Start Page
  • Personalise
  • Sport
  • Weather
  • Finance
  • Shopping
  • Jobs
  • Horoscopes
  • Lotto Results
  • Photo Gallery
  • Site Gallery
  • TVNow
  • Dating
  • SearchNZ
  • NZSearch
  • Crime.co.nz
  • RugbyLeague
  • Make Home
  • About NZCity
  • Contact NZCity
  • Your Privacy
  • Advertising
  • Login
  • Join for Free

  •   Home > News > Health & Safety

    The egg industry's thrown its support behind a search for salmonella

    The egg industry's thrown its support behind a search for salmonella


    New Zealand Food Safety is investigating 80 per cent of New Zealand's chicken egg producers for the risky bacteria.

    So far, three North Island operators have been stopped from selling to consumers.

    Egg Producers Federation Executive Director Michael Brook says salmonella was found in their sheds - not the eggs.

    He says there's no reason to have concerns about an egg shortage.

    Brook says the industry supports Food Safety's steps - to give consumers confidence in the safety of the eggs they eat.

    © 2021 Newstalk ZB, NZCity

     Other Health & Safety News
     18 Sep: A call for all Aucklanders to ditch their plans this weekend and get a jab
     18 Sep: Medical experts are working to convince people to correct vaccine misinformation and hesitancy
     18 Sep: A stern call for secondary school students to get vaccinated against the meningococcal disease
     17 Sep: New research has found disparities between Maori and NZ European post operative death rates
     17 Sep: The Otago Daily Times is reporting the three people killed at a Timaru property are all children.
     17 Sep: Nicki Minaj's claim on COVID-19 vaccines and men's sexual health doesn't stack up under scrutiny
     17 Sep: The appearance of another Covid case at South Auckland's Middlemore Hospital is raising questions
     Top Stories

    RUGBY RUGBY
    Argentina's focused on being clinical at the ruck in tonight's Rugby Championship against the All Blacks in Brisbane More...


    BUSINESS BUSINESS
    The SkyBus service to Auckland Airport could face the axe More...



     Today's News

    Entertainment:
    Kim Kardashian West surprised Ellen DeGeneres on her talk show on Monday (13.09.21) 14:08

    Law and Order:
    The mother accused of murdering her three daughters appeared in court this morning, but their father was not allowed to be there 14:05

    Health & Safety:
    A call for all Aucklanders to ditch their plans this weekend and get a jab 14:05

    Rugby:
    Argentina's focused on being clinical at the ruck in tonight's Rugby Championship against the All Blacks in Brisbane 13:45

    Entertainment:
    Kris Jenner is "excited" about her daughter Kylie Jenner's pregnancy 13:38

    Rugby:
    Despite having little prep time, the Otago Spirit are hopeful they can chalk up their first win of the season against Bay of Plenty in Mount Maunganui 13:35

    Politics:
    ABC cameraman recalls covering 9/11 attacks and eight hours in a Washington bunker 13:25

    Health & Safety:
    Medical experts are working to convince people to correct vaccine misinformation and hesitancy 13:15

    Rugby:
    Stepping back from a head coach role has been the best move for Michael Cheika  13:15

    Entertainment:
    Queen Elizabeth's friend, Sir Timothy Colman, has died at the age of 91 13:08


     News Search






    Power Search


    © 2021 New Zealand City Ltd