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Beef Produced In 2012 Recalled By Washington Company

A Toppenish, Washington, company is recalling 1,620 pounds of boneless beef-trim products produced in 2012 that may have been contaminated with E. coli O157:H7 bacteria.

CBS Seattle–01/28/2015

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25,000 Bees Found Dead In Shopping Center Parking Lot

Thousands of dead and dying bees have been found in the parking lot of a shopping center in Wilsonville, Ore., southwest of Portland. Oregon officials say their preliminary investigation indicates blooming trees in the lot were recently sprayed with an insecticide known to be toxic to bees.


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USDA: Non-Approved Genetically Engineered Wheat Found In Ore. Field

The Agriculture Department says a non-approved strain of genetically engineered wheat has been discovered in an Oregon field.