Report Shows More Than Half Of Turkey Tested Found Positive For Fecal, Other Bacteria


UPDATED: Wednesday May 1, 2013 3:52 PM

A dangerous antibiotic-resistant bacteria has been found in ground turkey products in 21 states.

According to a Consumer Reports study, more than half of the turkey tested was found positive for fecal and other bacteria.

Twenty-seven brands were affected, according to Consumer Reports.

The organization did not list which states the tainted turkey was found in.

The National Turkey Federation says the findings were sensationalized on a sampling that was "extremely small."

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