Insect Advisory: Red Aphids in Romaine Lettuce

Insect Advisory: Red Aphids In Romaine Lettuce Title Image

August 29, 2011

Please be advised that we have been finding an abundance of live red aphids in whole heads of romaine lettuce, as is evidenced in the picture below:

As such, we do not recommend using whole heads of romaine lettuce until further notice. Instead, you may use romaine hearts which are known to be less infested. Andy Boy is a recommended brand. The hearts of romaine must be washed and checked individually according to our policy which can be found at the following link: