On Feb. 28, 2023, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) announced that the multistate outbreak of Salmonella Typhimurium infections linked to Sun Sprouts-brand alfalfa sprouts grown by SunSprout Enterprises of Fremont, NE, isContinue Reading CDC declares Salmonella outbreak linked to sprouts over
The Food and Drug Administration has begun traceback efforts related to a multi-state outbreak of infections from Listeria monocytogenes.
The source of the outbreak continues to be listed as unknown by the FDA even though…Continue Reading FDA begins product tracing in the investigation of mystery Listeria outbreak
Experts have identified and evaluated ways to reduce foodborne illness associated with sprouts.
They reviewed studies as well as guidelines from authorities and industry associations with findings published by the Food and Agriculture Organization of…Continue Reading FAO and WHO put sprout safety in the spotlight
Fullei Fresh is recalling Alfalfa Sprouts after FDA testing finds Shiga toxin-producing E. coli (STEC.)
According to the recall, it is a strain of E. coli which is not part of the company’s routine E.Continue Reading Alfalfa sprouts recalled after FDA testing finds E.coli
SunSprout Enterprises is recalling raw alfalfa sprouts because of potential contamination with Salmonella. This recall is a result of an investigation by Nebraska and the federal CDC of an outbreak of illness associated with the…Continue Reading Sprouts recalled in response to Salmonella outbreak
Nebraska officials are urging the public to avoid eating alfalfa sprouts after at least a dozen people have been confirmed sick in an outbreak of Salmonella Typhimurium.
The sick people reported eating the alfalfa sprouts…Continue Reading Nebraska officials investigating a Salmonella outbreak linked to sprouts
An outbreak linked to alfalfa sprouts last year was the first identified Salmonella Havana occurrence in Australia, according to researchers.
During June 2018, an increase in Salmonella Havana was detected through routine surveillance by the…
Continue Reading First Australian Salmonella Havana outbreak traced to alfalfa sprouts
Almost 70 people have fallen ill in New Zealand with Salmonella infections from alfalfa sprouts.
GSF Fresh New Zealand recalled some of its Pams, Sproutman and Fresh Harvest branded sprout products because of a “production…
Continue Reading Alfalfa sprouts linked to Salmonella outbreak in New Zealand
Editor’s note: Today Food Safety News takes a look back at the most significant recalls in Europe and Asia in 2018. As in past years, our year-end coverage is not merely a list of individual …
Continue Reading Europe, Asia posted recalls for products from infant formula to beer