Imported frozen spinach packaged under the Lidl brand is being recalled in nine states after testing showed positive results for Listeria monocytogenes, according to the Food and Drug Administration.

“The production of the product has been suspended while FDA and Frozen Food Development continue to investigate the source of the
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Federal officials have announced that an outbreak of E. coli O157:H7 infections traced to organic spinach is over.

The implicated Josie’s Organics prepackaged baby spinach had a best-by date of Oct. 23, 2021.

As of Jan. 6, a total of 15 people had been confirmed sick from the outbreak strain
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Officials are investigating a new E. Coli O157:H7 outbreak that is linked to two brands of prepackaged baby spinach. The FDA is investigating farms linked to the spinach.

“One case reported eating Josie’s Organics organic baby spinach purchased from HyVee, and the other case reported Fresh Thyme organic baby spinach
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A Canadian company is now recalling baby spinach in the United States after having launched a recall in Canada because a positive lab test showed the fresh produce could be contaminated with Salmonella.

Vegpro International of Sherrington of Quebec, Canada, distributed the recalled Fresh Attitude brand fresh baby spinach in
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Vegpro International is recalling Fresh Attitude brand baby spinach from the marketplace because of possible Salmonella contamination. 

Vegpro distributed the recalled baby spinach in the Canadian provinces of Ontario and Quebec, according to the recall notice posted by the Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA).

The recalled spinach has best-by dates
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Dole Fresh Vegetables of Monterey, CA, is voluntarily recalling a limited number of cases of bagged spinach due to a possible health risk from Salmonella contamination. The product being recalled is Dole Spinach coded A27409B & A27409A, with an Enjoy By date of October 15 and UPC 7143000976. Dole bagged spinachThis precautionary
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