Tag Archives: Turkey

Popular food brand Jennie-O Turkey Store recalls 164,210 pounds of ground turkey

(Photo: Adobe Stock) Jennie-O Turkey Store Sales is recalling 164,210 pounds of raw turkey due to possible salmonella contamination, according to the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA). Friday’s announcement was the result of a continued outbreak of salmonella contamination in turkey products that dates back to last year, according to The Chicago Tribune. The Centers for Disease… Read More »

Viewpoints: Is Your Turkey Safe To Eat? Don’t Count On The USDA For The Answer; Another Tragic Lesson From Hospital Doctors On Gun Violence

Editorial pages focus on these health issues and others. Los Angeles Times: The Public Has The Right To Know About Tainted Turkeys And Sick Chickens If the USDA doesn’t want to implicate a single turkey supplier, then perhaps it ought to consider the broader approach taken by other agencies faced with serious food-borne illness outbreaks.… Read More »

Turkey Salmonella Outbreak Has Sickened 164: How This May Affect Thanksgiving

A Thanksgiving turkey is often accompanied by things such as vegetables, pie, cranberry sauce, and gravy. How can you make sure that it isn’t accompanied by Salmonella? (Photo: Getty Images) Quick quiz: which of the following 8 active Salmonella outbreaks listed on the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) website do you think will… Read More »