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FDA UNVEILS NEW RULES FOR PRODUCE

Long-awaited rules issued Friday by the Food and Drug Administration are designed to help prevent large-scale, deadly outbreaks of foodborne illness like those linked to fresh spinach, cantaloupes, cucumbers and other foods over the last decade. That means making sure workers are trained to wash their hands, irrigation water is monitored for harmful bacteria and animals do not leave droppings in fields, as reported by the Associated Press.

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