In a letter received Tuesday by Jimmy John’s restaurant franchisees in Illinois, sandwich chain exec Jimmy John Liautaud asked that alfalfa sprouts be removed from menus as a precautionary measure because they may be the
The federal Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) is working with the Illinois Department of Public Health (IDPH) and local health departments to investigate the Salmonella outbreak that has sickened at least 46 residents
Sprouts . . . nutritionally dense, next to irresistable on sub sandwiches, and an exceptional medium for the proliferation of dangerous bacteria.
Sprouts have been called one of the 10 riskiest foods. They have been
Illinois news organizations reported late Friday that health officials are investigating a Salmonella outbreak that may have sickened as many as 50 people in nine counties, most of them since Nov. 1.
The Illinois Department
Salmonella contamination led to a recall of alfalfa sprouts by Living Foods, Inc. of Ionia, Michigan, this week after one of the company’s retail-size packages of alfalfa sprouts tested positive for Salmonella.
The alfalfa sprouts
The New York State Department of Agriculture and Markets announced this week that Snow White Food Products of Brooklyn, NY, was recalling alfalfa sprouts for potential Salmonella contamination.
The contamination was discovered by routine
U.S. Food and Drug Administration: Urgent Nationwide Alfalfa Sprout Recall – Raw Alfalfa Sprouts Linked to Salmonella Outbreak in 10 States
Salmonella identified in raw alfalfa sprouts, linked to 22 illnesses in 10 states, prompted…
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Tuesday the Supreme Court heard its first oral argument involving genetically modified crops (GMOs). Though the case, Monsanto Co. v. Geertson Seed Farms, has reignited the discussion over GMOs, or genetically engineered crops, it is