Jensen Farms

Cantaloupe (credit: CBS)

Colorado Governor’s Ag Forum Addresses Food Safety

The governor’s annual forum on Colorado agriculture is featuring discussions on food safety and how to reduce outbreaks.

02/23/2012

Cantaloupe (credit: CBS)

Colorado Man Treated For Listeria Dies, Several Still Suffering

Mike Hauser, 68, of Monument died Tuesday. That brings the total number of adult deaths to 34 people across the country. Several Coloradans are still suffering five months after the outbreak began.

02/22/2012

Michael Hauser (credit: The Marler Clark Law Firm)

Colorado Man Treated For Listeria Infection Dies

A law firm representing a Coloradan who was treated for listeriosis after eating cantaloupe says the man has died.

02/21/2012

Jensen Farms (credit: CBS)

Jensen Farms Fined Over Migrant Housing

A Colorado cantaloupe grower whose farm was identified by federal authorities as the source of a listeria outbreak that killed 30 people last year was fined by the U.S. Department of Labor on Thursday for failing to provide safe migrant worker housing.

01/19/2012

Cantaloupe (credit: CBS)

Congressional Listeria Probe Critical Of Jensen Farms, FDA & Auditors

A congressional report out Tuesday assigns blame and makes recommendations following the deadly listeria outbreak linked to Colorado cantaloupe.

01/10/2012

Cantaloupe (credit: CBS)

Listeria Lawsuits Could Target Grocers, Auditor

An outbreak of listeria in cantaloupe blamed for the deaths of 29 people could be costly for grocery stores, a distributor and an auditing lab.

11/07/2011

Cantaloupe (credit: CBS)

29th Person Dies In Cantaloupe Listeria Outbreak

The death toll in an outbreak of listeria in cantaloupe has reached 29 after federal health authorities say an eighth person has died in Colorado.

11/02/2011

Cantaloupe (credit: CBS)

House Seeks Briefing With Colorado Farm On Listeria

Members of Congress have requested a briefing with the Colorado cantaloupe farm whose packing facility has been traced to a deadly listeria outbreak.

10/21/2011

The Jensen Farms packing facility in Grenada (credit: CBS)

FDA Cites Dirty Equipment At Jensen Farms For Listeria Outbreak

Pools of water on the floor and old, hard-to-clean equipment at a Colorado farm’s cantaloupe packing facility were probably to blame for the deadliest outbreak of foodborne illness in 25 years.

10/19/2011

Cantaloupe (credit: CBS)

Colorado Cantaloupe Farmers Fear Outbreak Fallout

Colorado’s cantaloupe farmers say they fear it will take time for people to feel safe eating Rocky Ford melons because of the deadly listeria outbreak linked to one farm.

10/19/2011

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