By David Mittleman

Minnesota Company Recalls Hundreds of Food Products Over Listeria Contamination

A Minnesota company is recalling peanut butter, cheese, salsa, and spreads that are distributed nationwide under the brand names Happy Farms, Parkers, Parker Farms, Central Markets, Hy-Top, Amish Classic, Say Cheez, Win Schuler, and Bucky Badger. The products are apparently contaminated with Listeria, which authorities discovered in some samples.

Listeria: A Bacteria Especially Deadly for Some

Listeria is a bacteria that is particularly dangerous to pregnant women, young children, the elderly, and those with compromised immune systems. It is rarely deadly for most, although symptoms can be unpleasant …read more