The USDA issued a public health alert involving raw chicken from Foster Farms on October 7, 2013, after 278 people became sick with strains of Salmonella Heidelberg in California and 17 other states. (CBS)

USDA Issues Health Alert For Raw Foster Farms Chicken

The U.S. Department of Agriculture is issuing a public health alert for raw chicken packaged at three Foster Farms facilities in California after 278 people have fallen ill.


Raw chicken is rinsed off under a faucet. (CBS)

ConsumerWatch: Campaign Warns Against Rinsing Uncooked Chicken

Consumers are being warned against a popular practice used by most home cooks with regard to uncooked chicken.


Nature's Recipe Oven Baked Biscuits with Real Chicken

Salmonella Fear Prompts Recall Of Dog Treats Sold In Bay Area

A pet food company is voluntarily recalling dog treats sold in Bay Area stores that could be contaminated with salmonella.


Trader Joe's Peanut Butter (FDA)

Trader Joe’s Peanut Butter, Almond Butter Recalled Over Salmonella Fears

A New Mexico company is recalling 76 types of peanut butter and almond butter after one of its products was linked to a salmonella outbreak at Southern California-based Trader Joe’s groceries.



Dole Recalls 756 Cases Of Bagged Salad Over Salmonella Concern

Dole Food Co.’s fresh vegetables division is recalling 756 cases of bagged salad, because they could be contaminated with salmonella.



Cupertino Seafood Distributor Recalls Tainted Tuna Linked To Salmonella

Moon Marine USA Corp. of Cupertino is voluntarily recalling 58,828 pounds of frozen raw yellowfin tuna linked to an outbreak of salmonella poisoning.



UCD Researchers Close To Developing Vaccine For Salmonella

Scientists at the UC Davis Center for Comparative Medicine are developing a vaccine against salmonella, the increasingly antibiotic-resistant bacteria that kills hundreds of thousands of people worldwide each year.


Turkeys in a farm.  (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Cargill Recalling Ground Turkey After Sacramento Salmonella Death

Meat giant Cargill is recalling 36 million pounds of ground turkey linked to a nationwide salmonella outbreak that has killed one person in California and sickened at least 76 others.



Sacramento Death May Be Linked To Salmonella-Tainted Turkey

State health officials say a Northern California resident is the lone known death in a spate of salmonella poisonings across the country that appear to be linked to eating ground turkey meat.

CBS San Francisco–08/02/2011

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Narsai David Recipes and Reviews: Week of January 31st

KCBS Food and Wine Editor Narsai David samples wines from Australia and Napa, reviews flat breads and toffee, and discusses egg safety.