row crops

Salmonella Bacteria Thrives in Untreated Surface Water

Article: Salmonella Bacteria Thrives in Untreated Surface Water

ATHENS, Georgia, February 27, 2009 (ENS) – Health agencies investigating salmonella illnesses in Georgia should consider untreated surface water as a possible source of contamination, a new University of Georgia study indicates. Over the course of a year, researchers tested rivers and streams in a region of south Georgia known for its high rate of…