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USDA Warns Against Washing The Thanksgiving Turkey

As many begin Thanksgiving preparations, experts are warning not to wash the festive bird because it may increase the risk of developing a food-borne illness.

11/27/2013

File photo of chickens. (Credit: AP Photo/Bob Edme)

Salmonella Outbreak Has Shoppers Thinking Twice About Buying Foster Farms Chicken

Julia Thomas at the Sacramento Natural Foods Co-op says salmonella cases like the one affecting Foster Farms are good for the organic food movement.

10/15/2013

Chicken

Salmonella Linked Chicken Not Just Under Foster Farms Label

Ask most shoppers and they’ll tell you the brand of chicken linked to the salmonella outbreak and they’ll say Foster Farms. But CBS13 learned shoppers could find it difficult to find chicken that’s not associated with the outbreak.

10/11/2013

Foster Farms

Foster Farms Facilities Will Stay Open With Intensified USDA Sampling Over Next 90 Days

As of Thursday afternoon, 278 people were infected with seven outbreak strains across the United States—213 of those cases are spread across 34 counties in California. No deaths have been reported.

10/10/2013

File photo of chickens. (Credit: AP Photo/Bob Edme)

USDA Warns CA Poultry Producer Foster Farms Linked To Salmonella Outbreak

The Agriculture Department is threatening to shut down three California poultry processing facilities linked to a salmonella outbreak that has sickened 278 people across the country.

10/09/2013

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California Firm Warns Of Contaminated Sesame Paste

A California food company has issued a warning against eating or buying containers of its sesame paste because they could be contaminated with salmonella.

11/17/2012

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Trader Joe’s Recalls Peanut Butter Linked To Salmonella Outbreak

California-based grocery store chain Trader Joe’s is recalling peanut butter that has been linked to 29 salmonella illnesses in 18 states.

09/22/2012

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Public Health Warns Of Cantaloupes Contaminated With Salmonella

The California Department of Public Health sent out a notice Thursday warning consumers of cantaloupes that may be contaminated with salmonella.

09/13/2012

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State Officials: 73 People Sickened With Salmonella-Tainted Mangoes

California health officials say they are investigating a foodborne illness outbreak associated with salmonella-tainted mangoes that has sickened 73 people.

08/28/2012

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Small Turtles Being Blamed For Multi-State Salmonella Outbreak

Turtles may be a popular household pet but they are being blamed for a multistate Salmonella outbreak, mostly in young children.

07/05/2012

An undated file photo of a salmonella culture. (AP Photo)

UCD Researchers Close To Developing Vaccine For Salmonella

Researchers at UC Davis say they’re getting close to a vaccine to prevent a food borne illness that can sometimes kill.

02/21/2012

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Government Detaining All Mexican Papaya At Border

The government is detaining all papaya imports from Mexico after testing showed high rates of salmonella contamination in the fruit.

08/25/2011

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