ConAgra to pay $11.2M to settle peanut butter salmonella criminal case
ConAgra Foods has agreed to pay $11.2 million in criminal fines and forfeitures to settle a charge that the company shipped salmonella-tainted Peter Pan peanut butter from its Georgia plant more than eight years ago. Wed, 05/20/2015 - 12:38pm
FDA issues sweeping new food safety rules
The Food and Drug Administration is proposing the most sweeping food safety rules in decades, requiring farmers and food companies to be more vigilant in the wake of deadly outbreaks in peanuts, cantaloupe and leafy greens. Fri, 01/04/2013 - 5:10pm
Stores pull peanut butter, other spreads after salmonella scare
Peanut butter lovers listen up. A jar of your favorite spread could make you sick. Fears of salmonella contamination has one of the nation's largest manufacturers of peanut butter pulling its products. Tue, 10/02/2012 - 8:56pm
Salmonella cases from meat substitute top 80
Health officials say the number of people sickened by salmonella from a soy product often used as a meat substitute has topped 80. Sun, 05/20/2012 - 7:27pm
CDC investigates salmonella outbreak in the Carolinas
Federal officials say they are trying to find the cause of a salmonella outbreak that has sickened dozens of people across the country, including at least five in the Carolinas. Fri, 04/06/2012 - 11:39am