Fruit, vegetable safety from flooded garden sites In garden areas impacted by flood waters, questions about the safety of eating asparagus, rhubarb, strawberries and others to be planted this spring may arise. It is difficult to know exactly what is in flood waters. Aside from the standard level of pathogens or contaminants that may be in the ...PLEASE LOG IN FOR PREMIUM CONTENT. Our website requires visitors to log in to view the best local news. Not yet a subscriber? Subscribe today!