Federal public health staff are investigating a new outbreak of Salmonella illnesses. As yet the Food and Drug Administration has not identified a source of the pathogen.

The FDA reports that 100 patients have been identified in the outbreak of Salmonella Africana infections. However, the agency has not reported where

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Gibson Farms Inc. has recalled organic light halves and pieces of shelled walnuts because they have been linked to an outbreak of E. coli infections. 

The organic walnuts were distributed in natural food stores and co-ops in the following states: Alaska, Arkansas Arizona, California, Colorado, Hawaii, Idaho, Kansas, Louisiana, Montana

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A new E. coli O157:H7 outbreak is under investigation and has been traced to organic walnuts. More than half of the infected people have been admitted to hospitals.

The Food and Drug Administration announced the outbreak this afternoon along with a recall of organic walnut halves and pieces from Gibson

Continue Reading New E. coli outbreak traced to organic walnuts distributed in 19 states

http://www.dreamstime.com/royalty-free-stock-photo-trail-mix-snack-food-image15372095Following a recall by Aurora Products Inc., Giant Food Stores LLC and Martin’s Food Markets are voluntarily recalling Aurora and Giant/Martin’s brand walnut and trail mix blend products due to potential Salmonella contamination.

  • Giant/Martin’s walnuts, 6.5 oz., UPC 8826713594, with best if

Continue Reading Giant and Martin’s Brand Walnuts and Trail Mixes Recalled for Salmonella Risk

TJ-Walnut-labels_406x250Trader Joe’s Company is recalling Raw Walnuts because they have the potential to be contaminated with Salmonella. The recalled walnuts were distributed to Trader Joe’s stores nationwide. The products are packaged in clear plastic bags with the UPC Codes printed on the back. For the Raw California Walnut products, the
Continue Reading Trader Joe’s Recalls Raw Walnuts Due to Possible Salmonella Contamination

Belleville Farmer’s Market of Belleville, IL, is recalling packages of its shelled walnuts because they have the potential to be contaminated with Listeria monocytogenes. The recalled shelled walnuts were distributed in the company’s Belleville retail stores. The product comes in an 8-ounce clear plastic package marked with a Farmer’s Market
Continue Reading Illinois Firm Recalls Shelled Walnuts for Potential Listeria