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Jun 02, 2014

Jun 02, 2014

News Scan for Jun 02, 2014

USDA poultry inspection plan
Chia-linked illnesses in Canada
Ricin guilty plea

Jan 15, 2013

Jan 15, 2013

Leafy greens safety pact apparently failed in Canadian outbreak

(CIDRAP News) – Canadian authorities say all California lettuce shipped into Canada must be certified under the California Leafy Greens Marketing Agreement (LGMA), a voluntary food safety program, which means the lettuce believed to be the source of a Canadian outbreak of Escherichia coli O157:H7 would have carried the LGMA seal.

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