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Cucumber Recall Alert

Heads Up For Tainted Cukes! The Center for Disease Control and Prevention, numerous state agencies, and the Federal Food & Drug Administration are investigating a Salmonella Poona outbreak tied to cucumbers distributed by Andrew & Williamson Fresh Produce. The alert and recall involves cucumbers purchased from August 1, 2015 through September 3, 2015. The vegetables were marketed under the “LIMITED EDITION” brand label. This type of cucumber is known as a “slicer” or “American” cucumber. It is dark green, typically 7 to 10 inches in length, and sold retail without individual packaging or plastic wrapping. Consumers should not eat, restaurants...