Red Hudson: That Queasy Feeling

James "Red" Hudson is used to his company's ground beef getting a good grilling. But now the founder and chairman of Rogers (Ark.)-based Hudson Foods is facing heat of his own. On Aug. 18, federal investigators descended on Hudson's Columbus (Neb.) plant days after the company announced the largest-ever recall of U.S. ground beef because of possible contamination with a deadly strain of the E. coli bacterium.

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