Persistence and spread of Salmonella enterica serovar Weltevreden in soil and on spinach plants.

@article{Arthurson2011PersistenceAS,
  title={Persistence and spread of Salmonella enterica serovar Weltevreden in soil and on spinach plants.},
  author={Veronica Arthurson and Angela Sessitsch and Lotta J{\"a}derlund},
  journal={FEMS microbiology letters},
  year={2011},
  volume={314 1},
  pages={67-74}
}
Several outbreaks caused by pathogenic bacteria are related to the consumption of raw produce contaminated by animal manure. The majority of these outbreaks have been linked to Salmonella spp. We examined the ability of Salmonella enterica serovar Weltevreden to persist and survive in manure and soil as well as disseminate to, and persist on, spinach roots… CONTINUE READING