May 18, 2009: L & M Companies Recalls Cantaloupes Due To Salmonella Concerns

L & M Companies, Raleigh, NC, have recalled cantaloupes because, because the product may be contaminated with the foodborne pathogen Salmonella.

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The cantaloupe recall is for whole cantaloupes sold between May 10 and 15, 2009, in Wal-Mart Stores in North Carolina and South Carolina, and in the Wal-Mart located at 315 Furr Street, South Hill, Virginia. Consumers should not eat the recalled cantaloupes.

The cantaloupe recall was initiated after product from an identified farm tested positive for Salmonella.

Salmonella outbreaks have been linked to cantaloupes in the past. The most recent occurred last year when the CDC confirmed that 51 cases of Salmonella food poisoning were linked to cantaloupes imported from Honduras.

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