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    The source of decade-long Listeria outbreaks was identified as cheeses manufactured by Rizo Lopez Foods

    The CDC reported that as of February 8, 2024, 26 people were infected with the outbreak strain of Listeria. 23 were hospitalized, and 2 died. The CDC investigated some outbreaks connected to queso...

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    Update of the outbreak of Listeria monocytogenes in Queso Fresco and Cotija Cheese (February 2024)

    On February 22, 2024, the FDA reported that it had been notified of additional companies issuing public notifications or recalls for products linked to the Rizo-Lopez Foods, Inc. dairy recall sold at retail locations. The ad...

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    In Canada Taylor Farms Mexican style street corn chopped (salad) kit recalled due to Salmonella

    The CFIA recalled Taylor Farms Mexican Style Street Corn chopped salad kits from the marketplace in Canada due to possible salmonella contamination. The “Mexican Style Street Corn Chopped (Salad) Kit” was sold in...

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    The outbreak of Salmonella in cantaloupes October-November 2023

    The 2023 outbreak of Salmonella in cantaloupes hit the US and Canada in October 2023. It caused 5 deaths in the US and 6 in Canada. As of December 15, 2023, there were...

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    Update on the outbreak investigation of Listeria monocytogenes in Queso Fresco and Cotija Cheese (February 2024)

    The FDA reported on February 20, 2024, that Rizo Lopez, Inc. had provided a list of Retail establishments that received the Rizo-Lopez dairy products, including distribution to CA, CO, IL, NV, OR, UT, and WA. Recalled dairy ...

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    Viva Raw Dog Food was recalled due to Salmonella & Listeria monocytogenes

    Viva Pet Food recalled pet food after investigators showed that it was positive for Salmonella and Listeria monocytogenes. The voluntary recall included products shipped to over 1,500 customers, specifically Viva Duck for Do...

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