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Peanut company officials indicted in contamination case

Peanut Corporation of America

Four former officials of the Peanut Corporation of America were named in a 75-count indictment Thursday on charges related to salmonella-tainted peanuts and peanut products... "The indictment alleges that PCA officials affirmatively lied to their customers about the presence of salmonella in PCA's products,'' said Stuart Delery, principal deputy assistant attorney general.


Officials warn of Trader Joe’s peanut butter hazard

Maryland health officials are advising consumers not to eat or buy a specific variety of Trader Joe’s peanut butter, because of what they said was “a potential link” to a salmonella outbreak.


Tuna tied to Salmonella outbreak


A frozen raw yellowfin tuna product from a California-based company likely is responsible for an outbreak of salmonella across 20 U.S. states, plus the District of Columbia, the CDC says.


36M lbs. of turkey recalled in salmonella outbreak

Meat giant Cargill is recalling 36 million pounds of turkey after a government hunt for the source of a salmonella outbreak that has killed one person in California and sickened dozens more. The Agriculture Department says it is one of the largest meat recalls ever....


Sprouts recalled over salmonella fears

A potential salmonella outbreak has prompted a multi-state recall of sprouts, an Idaho food company announced Friday.


Egg companies to apologize for salmonella outbreak

Egg companies to apologize for salmonella outbreak

The owner of an Iowa egg company says in testimony prepared for a House hearing that he was "horrified" to learn that his eggs may have sickened ...


Ex-egg farm workers say complaints ignored

Ex-egg farm workers say complaints ignored

U.S. Agriculture Department employees worked full-time at two Iowa egg farms at the center of a salmonella outbreak, but two former workers said they ignored complaints about conditions at one site.


228M eggs recalled following salmonella outbreak

228M eggs recalled following salmonella outbreak

An Iowa egg producer is recalling 228 million eggs after being linked to an outbreak of salmonella poisoning. The federal Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said eggs from Wright County Egg in Galt, Iowa, were linked to several illnesses in Colorado, California and Minnesota.


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