• FDA, CDC say Thomson onions behind mysterious Salmonella outbreak

    13 days ago - By Food Safety

    Federal officials in the U.S. say a California company will be recalling red onions because a Salmonella Newport outbreak has been traced to them, but as of Friday night that recall was not posted.
    The red onions from Thomson International Inc. are the likely source of the outbreak, which has sickened more than 500 people in the U.S. and Canada, according to Canadian officials and the U.S. Food and Drug Administration and the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Earlier Friday, Canadian officials announced a recall by Sysco of its red onions because traceback work in that...
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