Raleigh, NC (AP) - A North Carolina company is recalling
thousands of cucumbers that could be contaminated with salmonella.
L&M Companies Inc. said Friday there have been no reports of
illness with its cucumbers, and none of its other products are
The company says it decided on the recall after federal
inspectors found salmonella last week on cucumbers at a Florida
business. They were harvested on a south Florida farm at the end of
The cucumbers were distributed whole and in bulk in cartons
marked Nature's Delight with a lot number of PL-RID-002990. They
were sent on April 7 to wholesalers in New York, Florida, Illinois,
Indiana, Tennessee, Mississippi, Nebraska, Texas and Wyoming.
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