San Juan Bautista, CA – The San Juan Batista company implicated in the recent national E. coli outbreak in spinach says its well-known organic brand Earthbound Farm has NOT been linked to the outbreak so far - and that conventional spinach, primarily sold under the Dole brand label, is linked instead. KAZU's Ben Adler has the latest.
San Juan Bautista, CA – The Food and Drug Administration has traced the recent outbreak of E. coli bacteria in spinach to the Salinas Valley.
San Juan Bautista-based Natural Selection Foods LLC says it's initiated a voluntary recall of all its spinach and spinach-containing products. It's best known for the organic brand Earthbound Farm, but it also has a hand in producing 30 others, including Dole and Trader Joe's.
Monterey, CA – Word came late last night the FDA is warning consumers to stay away from fresh bagged spinach because of a deadly e coli outbreak. Bob Perkins of the Monterey Farm Bureau says consumers should not jump to conclusions and assume the outbreak is linked to the Salinas Valley. KAZU's John Sepulvado reports.