onions salmonella

October 21, 2021

Throw away any whole red, white, or yellow onions you have at home that do not have a sticker or packaging.

The CDC on a salmonella outbreak linked to onions.
  • The onions are believed to be from Chihuahua, Mexico and distributed by ProSource Inc.
  • These onions were sold in grocery stores and in restaurants nationwide.
  • Onions can last 3 months in storage.
  • Why It Matters: More than 650 people have been sickened in 37 states (120+ hospitalized) due to this growing salmonella outbreak.

Here’s the home page from the CDC with updated information as it becomes available.

by Jenna Lee,