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Local Shoppers Take Precautions After Salmonella Outbreak Linked To Ground Turkey

The turkey on the shelves now is considered safe, but one person in California has died and at least 76 people have fallen ill and the number is growing.


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Meat Company Recalling 36 Million Pounds Of Ground Turkey Linked To Salmonella Outbreak

New York is among the states where between one and three cases of illness was linked to the outbreak.


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Under Pressure From FDA, Idaho Producer Recalls Alfalfa Sprouts

Facing pressure from the FDA, an Idaho sprout producer has recalled its alfalfa and spicy sprouts because they may be linked to 21 cases of salmonella poisoning, including some in New Jersey.


Alfalfa Sprouts (AP)

FDA Warns Consumers Not To Eat Evergreen Produce Alfalfa Sprouts

The Food and Drug Administration is warning consumers not to eat Evergreen Produce brand alfalfa sprouts or spicy sprouts because they may be linked to 20 cases of salmonella poisoning.



Salmonella Contamination Prompts Tomato Recall

Tomatoes distributed to California, North Carolina, South Carolina, Alabama, Florida, New Jersey, New York, Michigan, Pennsylvania and Georgia are being recalled after a sample tested positive for salmonella.


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Cilantro Recalled From Satur Farms In Cutchogue

The FDA has recalled 138 pounds of cilantro, distributed to six locations on Long Island and New York City, from Satur Farms in Cutchogue because of possible salmonella contamination.


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NY Lawmakers Want Chickens Vaccinated

Two New York State legislators want to require farmers in the state to vaccinate hens against salmonella, which sickened thousands of Americans and triggered the largest egg recall in U.S. history.

WCBS 880–08/29/2010

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FDA Investigates Alleged Cause Of Salmonella Outbreak

The salmonella scare may not be over.


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Salmonella Found In Alfalfa Sprouts From Brooklyn-Based Co.

New York agricultural officials say some packages of alfalfa sprouts from Snow White Food Products Inc. are being recalled due to the presence of salmonella.


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Egg Recall Tied To Salmonella Grows To 380 Million

An Iowa egg producer is recalling 228 million eggs after being linked to an outbreak of salmonella poisoning.


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Study: Pets Can Infect Humans With Salmonella

A third of all U.S. families have a pet and the threat of a salmonella outbreak linked to two popular brands of dry pet food last week has many on edge. A study released Monday finds pets can give family members the illness — even when they show no sign of being sick.

CBS 2–08/09/2010