FL Commissioner’s Spotlight on Salmonella Outbreak

Randall Weiseman FL Commissioner Report, Specialty Crops, Vegetables

This week’s Commissioner’s Spotlight from Florida Agriculture Commissioner Charles Bronson is about the recent salmonella outbreak and its impact on Florida’s tomato industry.

Commissioner Bronson appeared before a congressional subcommittee in Washington, D.C. on July 31st to discuss the federal government’s handling of the matter. To read the text of the Commissioner’s testimony before the House Committee on Energy and Commerce’s Oversight and Investigations Subcommittee, click on Commissioner’s Comments.

For general information about Florida tomatoes, visit the web site of the Florida Tomato Committee.

Listen to report here: