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  • The Wall Street Journal reports that the US Department of Agriculture (USDA) has asked Pilgrim's Pride Corp. to recall nearly 300,000 pounds of frozen, fresh, and deli turkey meats, sold under the Wampler brand name. Samples of the company’s turkey pastrami reportedly tested positive for Listeria monocytogenes. However, the positive tests could not be directly connected to a listeria outbreak in the Northeast US that killed 20 people and made more than 120 ill.

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