Stories tagged: lettuce
Wed., Jan. 9, 2019, 3:21 p.m.
The food poisoning outbreak blamed on romaine lettuce is over. U.S. health officials said Wednesday there haven’t been any new illnesses reported for a month. Investigators concluded that romaine lettuce …
Tue., Nov. 27, 2018, 1:45 p.m.
Health officials in the U.S. and Canada told people on Tuesday to stop eating romaine lettuce because of a new E. coli outbreak.
UPDATED: Wed., Nov. 21, 2018, 2:44 p.m.
Avoid all romaine lettuce, but don’t worry about your turkey.
Fri., June 29, 2018, 6:19 p.m.
The most widespread E. coli outbreak in the past 13 years appears to have been caused by bad water, the Centers for Disease Control and Protection said.
UPDATED: Thu., April 26, 2018, 3:56 p.m.
Data from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention suggest that leafy greens cause roughly a fifth of all foodborne illnesses.
Sun., April 10, 2011
It is finally time to plant cool-season crops. I grow a lot of different types each year and sow the seeds of nearly all of them directly into the garden. …
Wed., April 1, 2009, 12:01 a.m.
Stewart Fry squints hard against the spring sun as he harvests a head of red butter lettuce at his Spokane Valley farm. Fry and his wife, Cheryl, have been growing …
Tue., July 10, 2007
Several of you wrote to ask where you could get the rain/humidity sensor I mentioned in my column a couple of weeks ago. Most good sprinkler supply houses should have …