SproutPeople.com has called the July 9, 1999 press release by FDA Commissioner Jane Henney, which started the anti-sprout hysteria (which she extended to ALL sprouts) "this muckraking piece of garbage" and their page condemned "a media which does not examine the facts" as well as noting that, relative to any other foodstuff, the safety record of sprouts is excellent.
SPRINGTIME FOR SPROUTS; THE GRASS IS GETTING GREENER AGAIN AFTER SPECIALTY FARMERS SURVIVE YEAR OF BOOM AND BUST.(BUSINESS)
Jan 18, 1998; Byline: Ben Sullivan Daily News Staff Writer Leslie Starus and Nurit Berger think a lot about sprouts. The respective owners of...