Michigan Department of Agriculture

Fresh Express is recalling products produced within their Streamwood, IL facility because of potential Listeria monocytogenes contamination.

Frank Yiannas, FDA Deputy Commissioner for Food Policy and Response,   responded to the recall with this statement

“The FDA, along with the CDC and our state and local partners, is working to investigate
Continue Reading Fresh Express recalls salads after testing finds Listeria

ST. LOUIS — The Flint water crisis exposing children to dangerous lead levels is not just a local impact story about mistakenly changing from one water source to another. Changing the water also changed the ecosystem inside the pipes and the linkages of Flint’s entire water distribution system. Exposing that
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Two produce recalls involving two West Michigan companies have prompted the Kent County Health Department to spread the word about Listeria. Both recalls happened within the past month. Food Safety News reported Aug. 18 that Buurma Farms had recalled fresh cilantro sold to distributors in MI and shipped to outlets
Continue Reading Michigan Company Recalls Cantaloupes For Possible Listeria Contamination