Update on the Recent E. coli Outbreak

Well folks here’s the latest on the E. coli outbreak that began in Germany and has also been found in France.  It appears that the super sleuths looking for the source of this nasty bug have zeroed in on Fenugreek seeds from Egypt.  Here’s the link – http://bit.ly/qFf8uV

The link to Fenugreek seeds was reported by Reuters on June 30.  What I find very interesting is that after all the investigations and the accusations there have not been any positive bacteriological results for this strain of E. coli confirmed at the farm that grew the sprouts or on the Fenugreek seeds.  http://reut.rs/ndKIOS

Here’s a further summary from The Globe and Mail.  http://bit.ly/qWY3GB

 

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