Make Our Food Safe
08/30/2010

Editorial: "Our view on food safety: Egg recalls fit pattern of negligence, lax oversight"

USA Today |

"Here we go again. With the massive recall by two farms in Iowa, eggs now join spinach, hamburger and peanuts on a list of things you thought you could eat without worry but now might have doubts about.

 

OPPOSING VIEW: Committed to safety

 

Investigations suggest that contaminated feed allowed salmonella enteritidis to get into the eggs at Wright County Egg and Hillandale Farms. Someone obviously fouled up, but the egg producers insist their safety record is exemplary. And they have the gall to imply that consumers are at fault if they don't cook eggs to the consistency of shoe soles to kill bacteria ... "

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