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Juneau Empire Online Local News: E. coli scare may change roe market 6/29/98

...bacteria in one Japanese plant's product. Fourteen people became ill in May and June after eating ikura, a chum salmon roe product, from one processing plant in Hokkaido that is near cattle farms. The product was Japanese, not Alaskan, but some...
Juneau Empire Online Local News: Commercial sockeye, pink catches called 'poor' 7/27/98

...having a tough time in the marketplace.'' The good news is that Japan has reopened retail sales of ikura, a chum roe product, following about three weeks of being off the shelves due to a food poisoning scare. ``Some of the traditional times...
Juneau Empire Online Local News: State seafood sells swimmingly overseas 7/1/98

...crab, halibut and roe, Lee said. She doesn't expect a recent scare caused by tainted Japanese ikura - a salmon roe product - to have a lasting effect on sales of the Alaska product in Japan. ``Currently there's no big sensational headlines...


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