San Juan Bautista, CA – The Food and Drug Administration has traced the recent outbreak of E. coli bacteria in spinach to the Salinas Valley.
San Juan Bautista-based Natural Selection Foods LLC says it's initiated a voluntary recall of all its spinach and spinach-containing products. It's best known for the organic brand Earthbound Farm, but it also has a hand in producing 30 others, including Dole and Trader Joe's.
Monterey, CA – Word came late last night the FDA is warning consumers to stay away from fresh bagged spinach because of a deadly e coli outbreak. Bob Perkins of the Monterey Farm Bureau says consumers should not jump to conclusions and assume the outbreak is linked to the Salinas Valley. KAZU's John Sepulvado reports.
Seaside, CA – On the 5th anniversary of the September 11th, 2001, terrorist attacks, we've been hearing a variety of perspectives on NPR from across the country. For a local and national perspective, KAZU's Ben Adler talks with Congressman Sam Farr, a Democrat representing the Monterey Bay Area.