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Table 1 Salmonella – Tomato outbreaks

From: Baseline survey of the anatomical microbial ecology of an important food plant: Solanum lycopersicum (tomato)

Tomato type Outbreak year Location by state Illnesses reported Salmonella subtype
Tomato 1990 SC 176 S. Javiana
Tomato 1993 SC 100 S. Montevideo
Tomato 1998-99 FL 86 S. Baildon
Tomato 2000 FL, GA 29 S. Thompson
Red Round 2002 VA 512 S. Newport
Grape 2002 FL or Mexico 12 S. Newport
Roma 2002 FL or Mexico 90 S. Javiana
Roma 2004 FL, GA or SC 471 S. Javiana
Roma 2004 FL 123 S. Braenderup
Red Round 2005 VA 71 S. Newport
Tomato 2005 CA 77 S. Enteritidis
Roma 2005 FL 76 S. Braenderup
Red Round 2006 OH 186 S. Typhimurium
Red Round 2006 NA 107 S. Newport
Red Round 2007 VA 65 S. Newport
Red Round 2010 FL 46 S. Newport
Red Round 2010 VA 99 S. Newport
  1. Internal FDA list compiled by Captain Thomas Hill.