FDA Connects Farm Unit To Foodborne Illness Outbreak

Law360, New York (August 2, 2013, 6:42 PM EDT) -- The U.S. Food and Drug Administration on Friday identified a Taylor Farms unit in Mexico as the supplier of a salad mix that has been linked to a foodborne illness outbreak that has sickened 400 people nationwide.

Taylor Farms de Mexico S de RL de CV, a division of California-based Taylor Farms, supplied four unnamed restaurants in Iowa and Nebraska with prepackaged salad mix, the product previously identified as the source of a cyclospora outbreak in the states. Cyclospora is a parasite that can cause severe...
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