Berries

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Watsonville Strawberry Grower Fined For Illegal Pesticide Use

A Central Coast strawberry farmer has agreed to pay a fine and destroy some of his berries after state regulators found he used an illegal pesticide on them.

06/20/2013

Shopping carts sit in the parking lot of a Target store. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Case Of Hepatitis A Confirmed In East Bay Target Pharmacy Worker

A Target pharmacy employee who works at store locations in Alameda County handled medications after being infected with hepatitis A by tainted berries sold at Costco stores, health officials said Wednesday.

06/05/2013

Townsend Farms Organic Antioxidant Blend frozen berries. (California Dept. of Public Health)

3rd Bay Area Hepatitis A Case Linked To Berries Sold At Costco

A Hepatitis A case linked to a recalled frozen berry product has been reported in Santa Clara County and is at least the third case from the tainted berries in the Bay Area, public health officials said.

06/05/2013

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HealthWatch: Berries May Reduce Heart Attack Risk In Women

A new study found that women who ate three or more servings of blueberries and strawberries every week for almost 20 years dramatically reduced their risks for having a heart attack.

01/14/2013

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