Posts tagged as Salmonella

Supermarket chain Maxima under fire over suspected salmonella

Tuesday, February 11, 2020

The Lithuanian supermarket chain Maxima stopped selling meat due to suspected salmonella last Friday. The Food and Veterinary Service said on Monday the company had known about the problem for days and might have sold contaminated products to shoppers. Maxima, one of the country’s biggest chains, had known about unsafe products from its supplier Biovela on February 3, but only reported it to the authorities four days later, according to…

Probing infections in Latvia, salmonella found in meat from Poland

Thursday, October 17, 2019

As infection outbreaks in Latvia are under investigation, laboratory tests showed salmonella bacteria in Polish-origin poultry samples taken from SIA Gaļsaimnieks. The Latvian Food and Veterinary Service conducted an emergency inspection at the company after it was found to be providing poultry to the caterer SIA Baltic Restaurants Latvia. The latter provided catering services to kindergartens in Sigulda, when a number of children caught salmonella, and to the workers of…

Sigulda Regional Council turns to State Police regarding salmonella outbreak at local kindergartens

Friday, September 20, 2019

The Sigulda Regional Council turned to the State Police (VP) about the infection of four kindergarten children with salmonella, Sindija Brikmane, deputy head of the Public Relations Department of Sigulda Municipality, informed LETA. Investigating the causes of the disease, the Center for Disease Prevention and Control (CDPC) has received information from a laboratory that four children from local kindergartens in Sigulda Region have been diagnosed with the salmonella bacterium. The…

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…