Outbreak Investigation of E. Coli O157:H7 – Spinach

January 7, 2022 FDA

The FDA and CDC, in collaboration with state and local partners, are investigating illnesses in a multistate outbreak of E. coli O157:H7. According to the CDC, as of January 6, 2022, 10 people infected with the outbreak strain of E. coli O157:H7 have been reported from four states.

FDA Outbreak Investigation of E. Coli O157:H7 – Spinach (November 2021)

November 17, 2021 FDA

The FDA and CDC, in collaboration with state and local partners, are investigating illnesses in a multistate outbreak of E. coli O157:H7. According to the CDC, as of November 15, 2021, 10 people infected with the outbreak strain of E. coli O157:H7 have been reported from 7 states. Illnesses started on dates ranging from October 15 to October 27, 2021. Five people in this outbreak report eating spinach in the week before becoming sick and one person reported Josie’s Organics brand.

B&W Quality Growers Celebrates 150 Years of Success, Joins Prestigious Group of Long-Standing Food Brands

September 18, 2020 B&W Quality Growers

B&W Quality Growers, the world’s largest grower of watercress, has entered an elite group of well-seasoned food companies that have been in business for more than 150 years. The distinguished brand, celebrating 150 years of success within the produce industry, can be found in the kitchens of chefs, consumers and foodservice operators across the country.