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Wright County Egg, one of two Iowa farms at the center of this past summer's salmonella outbreak and massive egg recall, won federal approval Tuesday to sell to consumers eggs produced at two henhouses.

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Farm in egg recall hit by salmonella before outbreak, lawmakers sayupdated: Tue Sep 14 2010 17:38:00

Lab tests found hundreds of cases of salmonella contamination at an Iowa farm in a nearly two-year period before the outbreak that prompted a massive recall of eggs this summer, congressional investigators said Tuesday.

Federal agents visit Iowa farms that recalled eggsupdated: Wed Sep 01 2010 21:50:00

Federal agents visited Hillandale Farms and Wright County Egg, which have recalled more than half a billion eggs in the wake of the salmonella outbreak, a U.S. Food and Drug Administration spokeswoman said Wednesday.

Rodents, frogs, maggots at egg farmsupdated: Tue Aug 31 2010 11:06:00

Inspectors find rodents, birds and manure piles at egg farms linked to the salmonella outbreak. CNN's Josh Levs reports.

CDC, FDA asked about possible lag in warning about eggsupdated: Fri Aug 27 2010 20:24:00

The congresswoman who leads the House subcommittee that oversees the Food and Drug Administration said Friday that she is questioning whether there was a significant delay in public notification about a massive egg recall.

'Critical' steps to protect U.S. foodupdated: Fri Aug 27 2010 20:24:00

Josh Levs interviews food safety expert Caroline Smith DeWaal about how to protect the nation's food supply.

Feed one likely source of salmonella in eggs, federal officials sayupdated: Thu Aug 26 2010 21:30:00

Federal investigators have found salmonella bacteria in chicken feed and in barn and walkway areas at Iowa farms at the center of the nationwide outbreak, officials said.

Safe from salmonella?updated: Thu Aug 26 2010 06:31:00

CNN's Elizabeth Cohen explains how you can reduce your chances of getting salmonella poisoning.

California traces salmonella infections back to May promupdated: Thu Aug 26 2010 06:31:00

As public health officials across the country look into the salmonella outbreak that began in the spring, the state of California believes it has identified its earliest cases -- and says its investigation helped tip off the rest of the country to the source of the problem.

Two farms probed in egg recallupdated: Tue Aug 24 2010 10:20:00

An investigation is underway into the nationwide egg recall. CNN's Sandra Endo reports.

No further egg recalls expected, feds sayupdated: Tue Aug 24 2010 10:20:00

Food safety regulators don't expect any more recalls after last week's withdrawal of about 550 million eggs from the U.S. market, but inspections are still going on following a salmonella outbreak traced to two Iowa farms, federal officials said Monday.

Congress begins investigating salmonella outbreak, egg recallsupdated: Tue Aug 24 2010 10:19:00

The House Energy and Commerce Committee requested documents and information Monday from Wright County Egg and Hillandale Farms of Iowa related to the recent salmonella outbreak and egg recalls, according to a news release from the office of the committee's chairman, Rep. Henry Waxman, D-California.

Egg producer under fire for recallupdated: Tue Aug 24 2010 10:19:00

CNN's Casey Wian takes a closer look at one of the Iowa companies targeted by the tainted egg recall.

Egg recall expandingupdated: Sat Aug 21 2010 08:21:00

The company at the center its expanding its voluntary recall of eggs due to salmonella fears. KCTV reports.

Half a billion eggs have been recalledupdated: Sat Aug 21 2010 08:21:00

The number of eggs recalled in a nationwide salmonella scare has grown to more than half a billion.

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