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EU bans Egyptian seeds due to deadly E. coli

Some beans and seeds from Egypt have been banned from being imported into the EU as they are suspected of causing the deadly E. coli outbreak across

Some beans and seeds from Egypt have been banned from being imported into the EU as they are suspected of causing the deadly E. coli outbreak across

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Brussels bans Egyptian beans over E.Coli scare

The EU has decided to ban imports of some seeds and beans from Egypt after investigators found a likely link to two deadly outbreaks of E.coli food

The EU has decided to ban imports of some seeds and beans from Egypt after investigators found a likely link to two deadly outbreaks of E.coli food

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French E.coli death 'not linked' to current outbreak

French health authorities say an elderly patient being treated for E.coli in Bordeaux has died. The 78-year-old woman had spent the past week in

French health authorities say an elderly patient being treated for E.coli in Bordeaux has died. The 78-year-old woman had spent the past week in

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Roquette to Russia

Russia has partially lifted its ban on some European vegetables imposed during the e-coli scare.   Belgian and Dutch produce will again be allowed

Russia has partially lifted its ban on some European vegetables imposed during the e-coli scare.   Belgian and Dutch produce will again be allowed

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British mail-order company blamed for French E. coli

British company Thompson & Morgan is being linked by French officials to an outbreak of E. coli in Bordeaux, and now people in the UK are being

British company Thompson & Morgan is being linked by French officials to an outbreak of E. coli in Bordeaux, and now people in the UK are being

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UK seed supplier linked to French E.coli cases

Officials in the United Kingdom are investigating a possible link between an Ipswich based seed supplier and an E coli outbreak in France. French

Officials in the United Kingdom are investigating a possible link between an Ipswich based seed supplier and an E coli outbreak in France. French

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E-coli flares in Bordeaux

French health officials say beansprouts are the likely cause of a suspected outbreak of e-coli in the southwestern city of Bordeaux. At least five

French health officials say beansprouts are the likely cause of a suspected outbreak of e-coli in the southwestern city of Bordeaux. At least five

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Food safety and the lessons to be learned

“Hello I’m Chris Burns and welcome to the Network where we connect into a matrix of news makers to get to the heart of an issue and watch out –

“Hello I’m Chris Burns and welcome to the Network where we connect into a matrix of news makers to get to the heart of an issue and watch out –

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Deadly E.coli found in Frankfurt stream

The dangerous strain of the bacteria E.coli initially linked to bean-sprouts in northern Germany has been found in a stream in the Frankfurt region

The dangerous strain of the bacteria E.coli initially linked to bean-sprouts in northern Germany has been found in a stream in the Frankfurt region

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French e-coli case put into coma

One of seven children in northern France still infected with a dangerous strain of E.coli bacteria has been put into a coma as doctors struggle to

One of seven children in northern France still infected with a dangerous strain of E.coli bacteria has been put into a coma as doctors struggle to

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China's economy heats up

China’s economy has been sending mixed signals to the markets in recent days. Despite a strong government campaign, inflation went up again. At

China’s economy has been sending mixed signals to the markets in recent days. Despite a strong government campaign, inflation went up again. At

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Five children sick in e-coli outbreak in France

Beef burger meat bought at a supermarket in France is suspected of being behind an outbreak of e-coli bacteria. Five children are in a serious

Beef burger meat bought at a supermarket in France is suspected of being behind an outbreak of e-coli bacteria. Five children are in a serious

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Europe's farmers unhappy with E. coli compensation

The EU’s decision to pay out just 210 million euros in compensation to those who have lost out financially to the deadly E. coli epidemic has not

The EU’s decision to pay out just 210 million euros in compensation to those who have lost out financially to the deadly E. coli epidemic has not

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Toddler latest to die in German E.coli outbreak

Testing of vegetables has continued to confirm the extent of the source of the E.coli outbreak in Germany. It comes as the bacteria claimed its first

Testing of vegetables has continued to confirm the extent of the source of the E.coli outbreak in Germany. It comes as the bacteria claimed its first

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German faith in cucumbers unshakeable

Some people will go to sickening lengths to prove a point. So it was with three Germans who scoffed as many cucumbers as they could in five minutes

Some people will go to sickening lengths to prove a point. So it was with three Germans who scoffed as many cucumbers as they could in five minutes

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No charges for E. coli farm

The farm at the centre of the E. coli outbreak that killed at least 31 people will not face charges. German authorities say their investigations

The farm at the centre of the E. coli outbreak that killed at least 31 people will not face charges. German authorities say their investigations

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Bean sprouts cause of e-coli says Germany

While you should still be careful about bean sprouts, it seems it is safe to go back to eating salads again. Europe’s month-long e-coli scare left at

While you should still be careful about bean sprouts, it seems it is safe to go back to eating salads again. Europe’s month-long e-coli scare left at

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EU-Russia summit clears vegetables for import

Russia has agreed to lift a ban on vegetable imports from the European Union if the EU provides safety guarantees. A row over this was cleared up at

Russia has agreed to lift a ban on vegetable imports from the European Union if the EU provides safety guarantees. A row over this was cleared up at

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E.coli source found say German authorities

Health authorities in Germany now say locally-grown beansprouts are the most likely source of the lethal E.coli outbreak that has so far claimed 29

Health authorities in Germany now say locally-grown beansprouts are the most likely source of the lethal E.coli outbreak that has so far claimed 29

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Beansprouts the source of E.coli - Germany

It is reported that the German authorities are to lift their warning over the consumption of cucumbers, tomatoes and other fresh salad produce. No

It is reported that the German authorities are to lift their warning over the consumption of cucumbers, tomatoes and other fresh salad produce. No

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EU-Russia vegetable row clouds summit

Russian and European Union leaders have begun talks in Nizhny Novgorod, east of Moscow, that are likely to be dominated by a dispute over the

Russian and European Union leaders have begun talks in Nizhny Novgorod, east of Moscow, that are likely to be dominated by a dispute over the

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E.coli: scientists ponder multiple sources

Scientists in Germany investigating the deadly E.coli food poisoning outbreak are still working on the possibility that it originated from several

Scientists in Germany investigating the deadly E.coli food poisoning outbreak are still working on the possibility that it originated from several

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Veg growers say EU aid package is inadequate

A European aid package for vegetable farmers reeling from losses in the wake of the E.coli crisis has been increased to 210 million euros. But, as

A European aid package for vegetable farmers reeling from losses in the wake of the E.coli crisis has been increased to 210 million euros. But, as

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EU aid to farmers side-swiped by E. coli raised to 210m euros

A European aid package for fruit and vegetable traders suffering from lost sales because of the deadly E. coli crisis has been increased to 210

A European aid package for fruit and vegetable traders suffering from lost sales because of the deadly E. coli crisis has been increased to 210

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EU, Russia in 'protectionist' spat

A Europe-Russia summit this Thursday and Friday is likely to be dominated by a dispute over Moscow’s ban on EU vegetable imports. Europe’s E.coli

A Europe-Russia summit this Thursday and Friday is likely to be dominated by a dispute over Moscow’s ban on EU vegetable imports. Europe’s E.coli

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Germany signals significant fall in new E.coli cases

At last there is some upbeat news concerning Europe’s E.coli crisis. The rate of new cases of Germans contracting the deadly strain is declining

At last there is some upbeat news concerning Europe’s E.coli crisis. The rate of new cases of Germans contracting the deadly strain is declining

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Rate of German E.coli cases slows

Testing on bean sprouts grown at a Lower Saxony farm is still proving inconclusive as the search goes on for the source of Germany’s deadly E.coli

Testing on bean sprouts grown at a Lower Saxony farm is still proving inconclusive as the search goes on for the source of Germany’s deadly E.coli

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EU Commissioner slams E.coli crisis management

The mess provoked by the E.coli outbreak in Europe, with governments taking over-hasty unilateral action and communication failures between

The mess provoked by the E.coli outbreak in Europe, with governments taking over-hasty unilateral action and communication failures between

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EU pledges to raise E.coli aid offer to farmers

EU agriculture ministers told the European Commission on Tuesday to stump up more cash to compensate farmers affected by the E.coli outbreak. The

EU agriculture ministers told the European Commission on Tuesday to stump up more cash to compensate farmers affected by the E.coli outbreak. The

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EU must improve food alerts: farmers union

Nial O’Reilly euronews: “As we have seen, the E.coli crisis has had a big impact on European agriculture. To discuss the issues concerned, we are

Nial O’Reilly euronews: “As we have seen, the E.coli crisis has had a big impact on European agriculture. To discuss the issues concerned, we are