An import company in New Mexico is on notice from the FDA for not having food safety documents for a number of imported foods. The inspection was initiated because of an investigation of a multistate foodborne outbreak of Salmonella Oranienburg illnesses linked to whole, fresh onions imported from the state
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Federal officials are continuing to investigate an outbreak of Salmonella Oranienburg infections traced to whole, fresh onions from Mexico, but the outbreak has been declared over with more than 1,000 people sickened.

In an update today the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention announced that, as of Jan. 20, a
Continue Reading Onion outbreak is over but FDA continues investigation; more than 1,000 sickened

There are another 84 people sick, 26 more in hospitals, and one more state involved in an outbreak of Salmonella Oranienburg infections associated with fresh onions from Mexico.

In its first update since Oct. 29, the CDC reports there are at least 892 people sick across 38 states and Puerto
Continue Reading Outbreak patient total approaching 900 as officials continue onion investigation

The Food and Drug Administration has released a partial list of retail establishments that may have sold onions from Mexico that have been implicated in an ongoing outbreak of Salmonella Oranienburg.

However, the list may not be accurate, according to the agency. 

“This list represents the best information currently available
Continue Reading FDA reports Walmart, other stores received onions linked to outbreak

Keeler Family Farms of Deming, NM, is recalling red, yellow, and white onions that were imported from Chihuahua, Mexico, and have been connected to a 37-state outbreak of Salmonella infections. 

This recall is being conducted  in cooperation with the U.S. Food and Drug Administration, based on ProSource Produce LLC onions
Continue Reading Mexican onions recalled because of link to large outbreak of Salmonella infections