Above: a CDFA certified leaf lettuce field in Northern California. The seal, which does not appear on shipped cartons, is used only on wholesale purchase bills of lading. It assures distributors that growing areas have met tougher food safety inspection standards. As the recent peanut butter ingredient recalls once again made clear, incidents of food contamination within the supply chain remain a top-level food safety concern for onsite operators and buyers. It is good, then, to ...

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