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Are avocados and almonds vegan? Here's why some say no

The commercial cultivation of these vegetables often involves migratory beekeeping, at least in some parts of the world. In California, there are not enough local bees or other pollinating insects to pollinate the huge almond orchards. Beehives are transported between farms on the backs of large trucks – they could move from almond orchards in one part of the US …

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Avocados recalled in 6 states for possible Listeria contamination

LOS ANGELES, March 25 (Reuters) – A California avocado grower and distributor has voluntarily recalled his product from six states because of concerns over possible contamination with Listeria, bacteria that can cause serious illness in some people , No Illness Related to the recall was reported, Henry Avocado Corporation said in a recall notice dated Saturday, adding that the measure …

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AVOCADO RECALL: Avocados recalled Listeria concerns in 6 states

Check your avocados! For Henry Avocado products sold in North Carolina, California, Arizona, Florida, New Hampshire and Wisconsin, a voluntary recall was issued due to potential Listeria contamination. Avocados sent to Pennsylvania, New Jersey and Delaware are not part of the recall. Henry Avocado Corporation issued the FDA's recall on Saturday, as Listeria environmental samples were positive during a routine …

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Henry Avocados recalled Listeria concerns in 6 states

"Henry Avocado announces this voluntary recall with caution for positive environmental test results taken during a routine regulatory inspection at his Californian packaging factory," the company said. At this time, no recall-related illnesses were reported. The recalled products included California-grown conventional and organic avocados. They were packaged at Henry Avacado's California plant and distributed across six states: Arizona, California, Florida, …

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Avocados recalled Listeria concerns in 6 states

Henry Avocado Corporation Voluntarily Acquires Californian Whole Avocados Sold in Large Quantities Retail outlets in 6 states fear they may be contaminated with Listeria. (Business Wire via AP) A California-based company announced on Saturday that it would voluntarily recall whole avocados grown from California due to fears of potential Listeria contamination. Henry Avocado Corporation announced in a press release that …

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Avocado recall: Henry Avocado recalls whole avocados for po – CBS News 8 – San Diego, CA News Station

ESCONDIDO, California – The Henry Avocado Corporation voluntarily recalls entire avocados bred from California that are sold in bulk at retail outlets because of their potential to be contaminated with Listeria monocytogenes . The company released the Voluntary Recall on the basis of positive environmental test results taken during a routine regulatory inspection at its California packaging facility. There are …

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18-Wheeler transporting avocados in Louisiana triggered a burst of fire that left 4 dead, police say

Four people were killed in an accident on a highway between Louisiana and an 18-wheel avocado, police said. (Louisiana State Police) Four people were killed when an 18-wheeler carrying avocados did not slow down as he approached a Louisiana highway and unleashed a fierce pile-up. The Louisiana State Police shared details of the crash on Saturday afternoon with news release, …

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