Sons fight for safer food
Published 02/17/2009, Forum Communications
Jeff Almer wants his mother’s death to mean something. Shirley Almer of Perham, Minn., died Dec. 21 from salmonella poisoning blamed on contaminated peanut butter. It was the first of at least nine U.S. deaths, including three in Minnesota, attributed to the deadly organism from a Georgia peanut butter factory.Word count: 508
The full article is available to newspaper subscribers. If you are a subscriber please log in to continue reading.