Identity and antibiotic susceptibility of enterobacterial flora of salad vegetables.

The enterobacterial flora from carrots (organic and non-organic) and salad vegetables has been identified and antibiotic susceptibilities determined. Pseudomonas fluorescens and Pantoea (formerly Enterobacter) agglomerans were the species most commonly found; the former was usually resistant to at least six of the antibiotics under test. Rahnella aquatilis… CONTINUE READING