Tag: plum tomatoes

Tomato Salmonella Victims Continues to Rise

So far there have been 383 documented cases for tomato salmonella. The earliest known victim was on April 10. Tomatoes are difficult to trace because they’re sold without tags and are usually eaten by the time anyone gets sick. The FDA asked Mexican health authorities to check whether they have any cases of this exact […]

Tomato Alert Nationwide for Roma, Plum Tomatoes

in a nutshell, it’s safe to eat some tomatoes but only from a specific list of acceptable places and NOT Roma or plum tomatoes. This goes for restaurants and food purveyors. What about freshly made salsa and other products that uses raw tomatoes? The Food and Drug Administration is expanding its warning to consumers nationwide that […]

New Mexico and Texas Tomato Eaters Beware

In a nutshell: Consumers in Texas and New Mexico should not eat plum tomatoes, roma tomatoes, and other large tomatoes until further notice because of food poisoning which has already affected and hospitalized some people. The Food and Drug Administration is alerting consumers in New Mexico and Texas that a salmonellosis outbreak appears to be […]