FDA declares papaya salmonella outbreak over

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PRESS RELEASE The U.S. Food and Drug Administration, along with the Centers for Disease Control and …

Agroson’s responds to FDA warning letter on papaya Salmonella outbreak

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The following statement is from a spokesperson from Davidson Law Group, representing Agroson’s, LLC, BB #:275358 …

FDA calls on papaya industry to re-examine food safety practices

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For Immediate Release: August 26, 2019 Statement From: Acting Commissioner of Food and Drugs – Food …

Papaya importer denies its role in salmonella outbreak

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The papaya importer named by the Food and Drug Administration as “likely linked” to the Salmonella outbreak that’s sickened more than 70 consumers says it has no role in the outbreak.

FDA updates salmonella papaya outbreak, confirms linked distributor issued no recall

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PRESS RELEASE July 19, 2019 The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA), along with the Centers …

Mexican officials call papaya advisory premature

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According to a statement released by Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development, the trace back is inconclusive, and that the investigation being conducted by the CDC and FDA has not been completed.

CDC issues Mexican papaya advisory, requests halt of all sales

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The Centers of Disease Control and Prevention issued an advisory to consumers not to eat whole, fresh papayas imported from Mexico because of salmonella contamination.

The No. 2 most wasted fruit at retail may surprise you, given its popularity

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According to the USDA, papayas are the most wasted fruit at retail, with 43.1% going unsold, which makes sense given the tropical fruit has less mainstream appeal, easily bruised skin, and vulnerability to chill damage.