Two recalls from two farms in two weeks.

April 29, 2022: New York State Department of Agriculture and Markets Commissioner Richard A. Ball today warned consumers not to consume unpasteurized raw milk from Thomas Miller DBA Miller Dairy Farm due to possible Listeria monocytogenes contamination. Thomas Miller DBA Miller Dairy Farm is located at 51

Well the bad news about outbreaks linked to leafy greens they are spilling over from  2021 to 2022.  The more things change, the more things stay the same.

Outbreaks associated with lettuce, specifically the “pre-washed” and “ready-to-eat” varieties, are by no means a new phenomenon. In fact, the frequency with which this country’s fresh produce

Over the last week both the CDC and FDA, along with various State Departments of Health and Agriculture, have been investigating two Listeria outbreaks linked to the consumption of various leafy greens.  Using Whole Genome Sequencing (WGS), product testing and clinical (human) sampling, health authorities have both determined that the source of the infection is

On October 6, 2021, the FDA reported that it was investigating a 20 person Listeria outbreak linked to an unknown food product.

Interestingly, or perhaps coincidentally, the FDA and Fullei Fresh published the following recall announcement on October 6, 2021:

The purpose of this announcement is to advise you that Fullei Fresh is voluntarily recalling