Botulism in Duck Foie Gras

by 5m Editor
2 January 2008, at 12:24pm

FRANCE - French authorities are investigating a case of botulism contamination in a batch of Foie Gras.

The French agriculture ministry said that Clostridium botulinum, the pathogen responsible for botulism, had been found by the national laboratory in a batch of duck foie gras under the Monfort label.

The product has been recalled from the market and a warning has been issued by the manufacturers.

5m Editor