The above title is the title of the following article. http://us.cnn.com/2010/HEALTH/05/13/lettuce.recall/index.html?hpt=T2
Answer: It is safe to eat my lettuce because I grew it myself.
I hope your spring garden is doing well whether it be a large backyard garden or deck container garden. My family is eating out of our garden now and it is refreshing, particularly our various varieties of lettuce and spinach, untainted by E. coli. We have accomplished most of our garden goals this year and look forward to several months of fresh produce.