Posts tagged as bacteria

Twenty people infected with Listeria bacteria in 2019, says health board

Friday, December 6, 2019

About 20 people have contracted Listeriosis in Estonia this year, according to the Health Board (Terviseamet), though the source of their Listeria infection is not clear. The board held a meeting on Thursday to discuss possible solutions to the problem in the wake of a Listeria scandal linked to a fish-packing company based near Tallinn, according to a report on Thursday’s ETV current affairs show Aktuaalne kaamera. The strain identified…

Veterinary, Food Board to also check other Estonian fish packing facilities for bacteria

Friday, September 27, 2019

Due to the Listeria bacterium present in the plant of the fish packing and fish processing company M. V. Wool, the Veterinary and Food Board is to also check the activity of other Estonian fish packing and processing plants in handling red fish, the regional Saarte Haal writes Olev Kalda, deputy director general of the Veterinary and Food Board, said that samples will be taken from fish packing and processing plants,…

Salmonella bacteria found at Dava Foods laying hen farm near Tallinn

Friday, April 5, 2019

Salmonella bacteria has been found in one of the houses of the large farm of egg producer Dava Foods Estonia AS near Tallinn, Postimees reported on Thursday, informed LETA/BNS. The company has said that no infected eggs have reached the retail network. Dava Foods, producer of eggs under the Eggo brand, informed on Thursday that salmonella bacteria was found in one of the six farms of their farm complex in…