Romaine lettuce has e coli

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Shorty
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Romaine lettuce has e coli

Postby Shorty » Tue Nov 20, 2018 3:44 pm

CDC: Throw away all romaine lettuce
E. coli outbreak escalates
https://www.channel3000.com/news/cdc-th ... /878627009

"The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is telling consumers, restaurants and retailers to throw away all romaine lettuce. Officials warned that the lettuce could be at risk of being contaminated with E.coli, which can lead to kidney failure. E. coli infection is usually diagnosed by testing a stool sample."
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Re: Romaine lettuce e coli

Postby Madsci » Tue Nov 20, 2018 8:36 pm

That's what happens when one uses manure from CFOs, where the poor beasts are feed corn which they can't properly digest. Or when one doesn't have proper sanitary conditions for their workers.


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