FDA Clears Suspect Tomatoes

Consumers got the go-ahead this afternoon to eat tomatoes again, following months of concern that the produce was linked to more than 1,000 cases of salmonella. The Food and Drug Administration lifted its tomato alert today despite uncertainty about what caused so many illnesses in recent months. Officials cleared tomatoes because the farms that may have shipped them at the beginning of the outbreak in May are no longer harvesting them. Food safety officials also said Thursday they've found no...Full Story
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