Food Recalls

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November 7, 2012

Due to the delay in Yolo County Environmental Health receiving recall notices we will no longer be posting specific food recall information.  Please go to the following State or Federal Food Recall pages for up to date recall information:

California Department of Public Health

U.S. Food and Drug Administration

USDA Food Safety and Inspection Service

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October 19, 2012

Justin’s Nut Butter, a Boulder, Colorado establishment expanded its recall of Justin’s peanut butter products in jars, squeeze packs and cups because of possible Salmonella contamination.

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October 19, 2012

Kasel Associated Industries, a Denver, Colorado establishment is recalling Boots & Barkley Roasted American Pig Ears and Boots & Barkley American Variety Pack Dog Treats because of possible Salmonella contamination.

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October 19, 2012

Hines Nut Company, a Dallas, Texas establishment is recalling Salted Jumbo Virginia In-Shell Peanuts because of possible Salmonella contamination.

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October 19, 2012

Tyson Foods, Inc. a Pine Bluff, Arkansas establishment is recalling Boneless Chicken Products due to misbranding and undeclared milk, soy and egg allergens.

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October 17, 2012

CDPH issued press last night warning consumers not to consume three imported plum products because of elevated levels of lead. All three products are being recalled by the importers/distributors.

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October 16, 2012

Nestle Prepared Foods Company, doing business as Buitoni North America, a Cleveland Ohio establishment is recalling Buitoni brand Spinach & Portobello Mushroom, All Natural Ravioli because the product may contain ravioli containing Shrimp and Lobster. The product was sold exclusively at Target.

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October 12, 2012

Talenti Gelato, a Minneapolis, MN establishment is recalling Talenti Chocolate Peanut Butter Cup Gelato due to possible Salmonella contamination. This recall was initiated due to the Sunland Inc. recall of nut butter products.

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October 12, 2012

Chattanooga Bakery Inc., a Chattanooga, Tennessee establishment is recalling MoonPie Crunch Peanut Butter products because of possible Salmonella contamination.

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October 10, 2012

XL Foods, a Canadian Establishment in Alberta, Canada is recalling beef and beef products because of possible E. coli 0157:H7 contamination. Products subject to the recall include, but are not limited to, steaks, roasts, mechanically tenderized steaks and roasts, and ground beef.

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October 5, 2012

Newman’s Own Organics, a Westport, CT establishment is recalling certain lots of peanut butter Newman-O’s sandwich Crème Cookies because of possible Salmonella contamination. Newman-O’s sandwich Crème Cookies were made from peanut butter products supplied by Sunland, Inc who is involved in a nationwide recall of peanut butter products.

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October 5, 2012

Fresh & Easy, an El Segundo, California establishment is recalling nut butter products because of possible Salmonella contamination. This recall was initiated in response to the voluntary recall issued by Sunland Inc.

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October 4, 2012

Late July Snacks LLC. a Barnstable, MA establishment is recalling organic “Late July Mini Peanut Butter Sandwich Crackers” because of possible Salmonella contamination.

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October 4, 2012

Justin’s Nut Butter, a Boulder, Colorado establishment is recalling certain lots of classic peanut butter and honey peanut butter because of possible Salmonella contamination. Peanut butter used in the production of Justin’s Nut Butter were obtained from Sunland Inc. that are part of a larger nationwide recall.

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October 4, 2012

Oregon Ice Cream Manufacturing, a Burlingame, California establishment is recalling Aldens Organic Brand Peanut Butter n Chip Ice Cream and Cascade Glacier Brand Chocolate Peanut Butter Ice Cream because of possible Salmonella contamination. The ice cream contains peanut butter associated with the Sunland, Inc. recall.

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October 4, 2012

Jer’s Chocolates, a Solana Beach, California establishment is recalling assorted gourmet peanut butter bars and gourmet Jer’s Squares because of possible Salmonella contamination.

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October 3, 2012

Dale & Thomas Popcorn, a Englewood, New Jersey establishment is recalling various popcorn products because of possible Listeria contamination.

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October 3, 2012

Falcon Trading Company/SunRidge Farms, a Royal Oaks, California establishment is recalling three snack products because of possible Salmonella contamination.

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October 3, 2012

Forever Cheese a Long Island City, New York establishment has expanded its recall on Marte Brand Ricotta Salata Frescolina Cheese because of possible Listeria contamination.

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October 2, 2012

Earth Balance, a Niwot, Colorado establishment is recalling Natural Almond Butter and Flaxseed because of possible Salmonella contamination. Sunland Inc. identified Earth Balance Almond Butter as one of the recalled products.

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September 28, 2012

Harry & David LLC, a Medford, Oregon establishment, is recalling various Harry & David brand Almond and Peanut Butter Products because of possible Salmonella contamination.

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September 26, 2012

Sunland Inc. a Portales, New Mexico establishment is recalling Almond Butter and Peanut Butter products because of possible Salmonella contamination.

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September 7, 2012

Ready Pac Foods, Inc. an Irwindale, California establishment is recalling fresh cut fruit products containing mangoes because of possible Salmonella contamination.

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September 7, 2012

Splendid Products, a Burlingame, California establishment is recalling “Daniella” brand Mangoes because of possible Salmonella contamination. The recalled mangoes are sold between July 12, 2012 and August 29, 2012 and labeled with a sticker under the Daniella brand. The sticker will also have one of the industry-wide Price Look Up (PLU) codes used to identify the type and size of mango: 4051, 4959, 4311, 4584 or 3114.

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September 7, 2012

Organic Pastures Dairy, a Fresno California establishment is recalling raw milk products due to possible Campylobacter contamination. The recall only affects Grade A raw cream, Grade A raw milk and Grade A raw skim with a code date of SEP 13.

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August 21, 2012

Tanimura & Antle, a Salinas, California establishment is recalling 1,969 cases of romaine lettuce due to possible E-coli 0157:H7.

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August 17, 2012

Real Mex Foods, a Vernon, California establishment is recalling 377,688 pounds of Grilled Chicken Caesar Salad Kits because of possible Salmonella contamination. The salad kits include dressing made with cilantro that is the subject of a FDA recall by Fresco Green Farms Inc and sold to Costco Stores throughout California.

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August 3, 2012

Tony Downs Foods Company, a Madelia, Minnesota establishment is recalling approximately 70,500 pounds of premium chunk chicken due to mislabeling and an undeclared wheat allergen. The products may contain “Beef with Gravy” that has the ingredient wheat, an allergen not declared on the canned chicken label.

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July 31 2012  

Garden Fresh Foods Inc. a Milwaukee, Wisconsin establishment is recalling multiple ready-to-eat foods because they have the potential to be contaminated with Listeria monocytogenes.

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July 27, 2012

Huxtable’s Kitchen a Vernon, California establishment is recalling Trader Joe’s Chicken Salads and Trader Joe’s Roasted Butternut Squash, Red Quinoa and Wheatberry salads because both have the potential to be contaminated with Listeria.

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July 25, 2012

Wellements LLC, a Scottsdale, Arizona establishment is recalling “Baby Move” Prune Concentrate Liquid Dietary Supplement because an ingredients used in the product has the potential to be contaminated with Salmonella.

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July 23, 2012

Dr. Ron Chapman, director of the California Department of Public Health (CDPH) and state health officer, today warned consumers not to eat Gold Plum candy imported from Taiwan after tests conducted by CDPH found the products contained levels of lead that exceed the state’s standards. Consumers in possession of the candy should discard it immediately.

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July 20, 2012

Gill Onions, LLC an Oxnard California establishment, is recalling an assorted diced and slivered red and yellow onions, and diced celery and onion mix due to possible Listeria contamination.

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July 17, 2012

Buona Vita Inc., a Bridgeton, New Jersey establishment is recalling 324,770 pounds of various frozen, ready-to-eat meat and poultry products due to possible contamination with Listeria Monocytogenes. Within California, the affected products were sold through: Safeway, Pak-N-Save, Von’s and Pavilions. These products were labeled Safeway Signature Café Spaghetti and Meatballs. Safeway and Pak-N-Save Use by Dates include: Jul 01 12 - Aug 05 12; Vons and Pavilions Use by Dates: Jun 30 12 - Aug 08 12. At Sam’s Club, the affected product was sold as Five Cheese Rigatoni with Meatballs (sold in the store Deli by the pound).

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July 9, 2012

Pacific International Marketing, a Salinas, CA establishment, is recalling bulk romaine lettuce because of possible contamination with Salmonella. The romaine lettuce was distributed throughout Central and Southern California to Vons retail locations.

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July 5, 2012

Banner Mountain Sprouts, Inc., a Sacramento, CA establishment, is recalling organic alfalfa sprouts, organic clover sprouts, and blends of sprouts containing alfalfa and clover sprouts because of possible contamination with Salmonella. The organic sprouts were distributed throughout California to retail locations.

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June 18, 2012

Antonelli’s & Sons, a South San Francisco, CA establishment is recalling approximately 3,534 pounds of a raw stuffed chicken product because of misbranding and undeclared ingredients, including known allergens. Trader Joe’s Stores are the only retailers impacted by this recall.

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June 8, 2012

On May 1, 2012, the United States Food and Drug Administration (FDA) removed all Korean certified shippers of molluscan shellfish (oysters, clams, and mussels) from the Interstate Certified Shellfish Shippers List (ICSSL). The action followed a comprehensive FDA evaluation that determined that the Korean Shellfish Sanitation Program (KSSP) no longer met the sanitation controls required by the National Shellfish Sanitation Program.

FDA issued a recommendation that food distributors, retailers, and food service operators remove from sale or service, all fresh, frozen, and processed (including canned) Korean molluscan shellfish and any product subsequently made with them.

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June 8, 2012

Windsor Quality Food Co, a Toluca, Illinois establishment is recalling 96,408 pounds of meat lasagna products that contain egg and soy, both known allergens that were not declared on the product labels. The products were distributed to Von’s and Safeway stores within California.

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May 25, 2012

L.A. Link (Huntington Beach) Corporation, a Cerritos, CA establishment is recalling Shiitake-Ya brand Gourmet Shiitake Slices due to pesticide residues.

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May 25, 2012

Santos Agency Inc. a San Leandro, California establishment is recalling an assortment of flours, legumes, and spices because they have the potential to contain the undeclared allergens, specifically, peanuts and wheat.

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May 22, 2012

Foster Farms, a Turlock, California establishment is recalling Foster Farms ready to cook, boneless turkey burgers because of misbranding and an undeclared soy allergen.

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May 18, 2012

River Ranch Fresh Foods, LLC, of Salinas, California, initiated the voluntary recall of bagged salads after routine sampling detected Listeria monocytogenes in two packages of shredded iceberg lettuce purchased from retail locations in California and Colorado. The recalled salad products were distributed nationwide to retail and foodservice outlets under various sizes and packaged under the brand names of River Ranch, Farm Stand, Hy-Vee, Marketside, Shurfresh, The Farmer’s Market, Cross Valley, Fresh n Easy, Promark, and Sysco.

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May 14, 2012

Organic Pastures, a Fresno CA establishment is recalling all raw milk, raw skim milk, (non-fat) raw cream, and raw butter because it has the potential to be contaminated with campylobacter.

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May 4, 2012

LA Star Seafood Co Inc., a Los Angeles, CA establishment is recalling dry and smoked fish because it has the potential to be contaminated with Botulism.

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April 3, 2012

Crème Curls Bakery Inc., a Hudsonville, Michigan establishment is recalling its 19.4 oz. cartons of Simply Enjoy Vanilla cream puffs and 13.2 oz. cartons of Vanilla Cream Puffs because of mislabeling. The product contains sodium caseinate which was listed on the label, but does not identify the source of the sodium caseinate as milk.

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March 28, 2012

Claravale Farm, a Paicines, California establishment is recalling raw milk products in response to a quarantine issued by California Department of Food and Agriculture because Campylobacter bacteria was detected in raw cream produced by the firm. Products subject to the recall include raw milk, raw nonfat milk, and raw cream with code dates “March 27” or earlier.

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March 19, 2012

LSG Sky Chef, a San Jose, California establishment is recalling approximately 1,784 pounds of grilled chicken Caesar wraps because of an undeclared allergen. The Caesar dressing contains egg. Attached is a list of retailers identified as receiving the recalled wraps. Product distribution was limited to 7 – Eleven Stores in Northern California.

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March 7, 2012

R&R Importers of Montclair, California and Shah Distributors, Inc., of Gardena California are recalling three candies after tests conducted by CDPH found that all three exceed state standards for lead. The candies are:

· Chef’s Pride Rewadi Candy Imported from Pakistan

· Shah’s Deer Brand Revdi (Sesame Candy) imported from India

· Shah’s Deer Brand Revdi (Gud) (Sesame Candy) imported from India

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March 2, 2012

Jelly Belly Candy Company, a Fairfield, California establishment is recalling their Peter Rabbit Deluxe Easter Mix because of an undeclared wheat allergen. The recall was prompted because the product contains wheat products but is incorrectly labeled as “A Gluten Free Food” on the back of the package.

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 February 29, 2012

Florida Brewery, Inc., an Auburndale, FL establishment is recalling certain lots of Goya, Great Value, Hatuey, Mr. Special, Polar, Publix, Regal, and SuperMax brand non-alcoholic malta beverages because there is a possibility of glass breakage when the twist-off cap is removed.

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February 23, 2012

Dr. Ron Chapman, director of the California Department of Public Health (CDPH), today warned consumers not to eat four ‘Rewari’ candies imported from India, after tests conducted by CDPH found that all four exceed state standards for lead.
Those candies are HB Rewari Gur-Coin (Jaggery Candy), HB Rewari Sugar-Coin (Sugar Candy), HB Rewari Sugar-Flat (Sugar Candy) and HB Rewari Sugar-Round (Sugar Candy). Consumers in possession of these candies should discard them immediately.

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February 22, 2012

AA Meat Products Corporation of Maywood, CA issued a recall of an undetermined amount of meat and poultry products because they may have been produced without the benefit of federal inspection.

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February 16, 2012

Dr. Ron Chapman, director of the California Department of Public Health (CDPH), today warned consumers not to eat two jaggery candies imported from India, after tests conducted by CDPH found that both exceed the federal guideline of lead.
The candies are Laxmi Brand Rewadi Jaggery and HB Brand Rewari Gur-Flat Jaggery. Consumers in possession of these candies should discard them immediately.

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February 15, 2012

Michael Foods, Inc. , a Minnetonka, Minnesota establishment is recalling specific lot dates of hard-cooked eggs in brine sold in 10 and 25 pound pails for institutional use because they have the potential to be contaminated with Listeria. The recalled eggs were purchased by food distributors and manufacturers located in 34 states including California.

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February 15, 2012

Safeway Inc., a Pleasanton, California establishment is recalling numerous 6 and 24 packs of Safeway’s “Refreshe” Purified Bottled Water because of the possible presence of plastic fragments up to 12 mm in length. The 6 pack UPC code is 0002113024043 with Best by Dates of 9/23/13, 9/26/13 and 11/17/13 (Designation S8245). The 24 pack UPC code is 0002113024029 with Best by Dates of 8/26/13 and 1/19/14 (Designation S8245).

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February 8, 2012

GH Foods CA LLC, a Sacramento, California establishment is recalling sandwiches containing hard-cooked eggs due to potential contamination by Listeria monocytogenes. The eggs were supplied by Michael Foods, Inc. who issued a nationwide recall on 2/1/12.
The affected sandwiches were distributed in California and sold at Walgreens retail stores.

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February 2, 2012

Gemini Food Corporation and Tong Enterprises is recalling Bin-Bin Snow Rice Crackers and Bin-Bin crackers due an undeclared allergen.

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February 2, 2012

Walgreen Co, a Deerfield, IL establishment, is recalling chocolate-covered raisins because an error in packaging fails to declare the product may contain peanuts, almonds and soy. The chocolate-covered raisins affected by this recall have a “best by date” of 10/4/12 and can be identified with a UPC Code of 04902245661 and Item# 280217.

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January 26, 2012

Rich Products Corporation, a Buffalo, New York establishment recalled their ½ sheet vanilla flavored pre-soaked sponge cake on January 6, 2012 because of the presence of small plastic fragments. Rich Products expanded their recall on January 12, 2012 to include their 8 inch vanilla flavored pre-soaked sponge cake.

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January 12, 2012

S. Martinelli’s & Company, a Watsonville, CA establishment, is recalling certain lots of Martinelli’s Gold Medal Sparkling Cider in six-pack, shrink-bundled, 250 ml glass bottles due to the possibility of a defective seal that could break when opening the bottle.

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December 20, 2011

B&M, Inc. a Mt. Vernon, Missouri establishment is recalling “O Organic” Celery Seed due to possible salmonella contamination.

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December 13, 2011

Crystal Geyser/Tejava, a Calistoga, California establishment is recalling a limited quantity of 12-oz. Tejava Premium Iced Tea due to the possible presence of glass fragments.

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December 13, 2011

Ocean Spray Cranberries, Inc., a Lakeville, MA establishment has expanded its recall of Ocean Spray Craisins Dried Cranberries because of possible presence of very small hair-like metal fragments.

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December 13, 2011

Silva Sausage Co, a Gilroy, California establishment is recalling 2,290 pounds of Neto’s Mexican Chorizo Sausage because of misbranding and an undeclared wheat allergen.

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December 1, 2011

Ocean Spray, is recalling certain lots of its Original Flavor Craisins, Dried Cranberries product in 5-ounce, 10-ounce, 48-ounce packages, and bulk sweetened dried cranberries in 10-pound packages due to the possible presence of small hair-like metal fragments. The affected products have various Best by Dates ranging from 10/27/12 to 11/11/12. All affected products have Best by Dates that are followed by the letter “M”.

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November 18, 2011

Dr. Ron Chapman, director of the California Department of Public Health (CDPH) and state public health officer, today warned consumers not to eat four types of candy imported from India. This warning comes after CDPH testing found unacceptable levels of lead. The candies are:

  • Jyoti Indian Sweets Bonbons Indiens Sugar Rewdi
  • Hans Sugar Rewari
  • Punjab Bazaar Rewari Gur Jaggery
  • Punjab Bazaar Sweet Rewdi

Consumers in possession of any of these candies should discard them immediately.

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November 18, 2011

Ready Pac Foods, Inc. of Irwindale, California is recalling 5,379 cases of bagged salad products containing Romaine Lettuce with the Use-By-Date of November 18, 2011 because they may be contaminated with E. Coli O157:H7. The romaine and salad products containing romaine were distributed to Raley’s, Trader Joe’s, Safeway, Stater Brothers and Mollie Stones retail stores.

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November 16, 2011

Organic Pastures Dairy, a Fresno, California establishment has been directed to quarantine/recall all raw milk and colostrum products (including raw milks, raw butter, raw cream, raw colostrum, and a raw product labeled “Qephor) because of suspected E. Coli O157:H7 bacterial contamination. All date codes are subject to recall. The quarantine/recall does not extend to cheeses that have been aged a minimum of 60 days.

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November 7, 2011

Rite Aid Corp, a Camp Hill, PA establishment is recalling 85,000 tins of butter cookies due to possible contamination with Bacillus cereus. The recall affects only 12 ounce tins featuring either a decorative castle or Christmas designs and sold exclusively in Rite Aid stores.

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October 28, 2011

Church Brothers LLC, a Salinas, California establishment is recalling clipped spinach after a bag tested positive for Salmonella. The recalled product was processed on October 6, 2011 and shipped in 2.5 pound bags to food service providers within California under the True Leaf, Cross Valley, Fresh Point, Sysco, and Markon brands. A small number of consumer packed product was shipped to Super King Markets in Los Angeles, CA under the True Leaf brand. The bagged spinach affected by this recall was available for sale beginning October 7, 2011 and has a “best if used by” date of 10/23/11.

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October 26, 2011

Fresh & Easy Neighborhood Markets, an El Segundo, California establishment is voluntarily recalling fresh bagged washed spinach because of a possible contamination with Listeria monocytogenes. The contamination was detected in a bag of spinach obtained by the US Food and Drug Administration. The recalled washed spinach is marketed in 12 oz bags under the “f&e” brand and contain an “Enjoy by” date of Oct 16.

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October 26, 2011

Yamaya USA, Inc., a Torrance, California establishment is recalling Masago (Capelin Roe) because of a potential to be contaminated with Listeria monocytogenes. The Masago (Capelin Roe) was distributed in Los Angeles (California), Maryland, Georgia, and Mexico.

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October 24, 2011

Taylor Farms Retail Inc. a Salinas, California establishment is recalling 3,265 cases of various salad blends containing spinach because of possible Salmonella contamination. The contamination was detected in a package of spinach in a random test by the State of Washington. The recall involves various brand names including; Fresh Selections, HEB, Marketside, and Taylor Farms. The affected products have “Best By” or “Guaranteed Fresh by Dates” ranging from 10/18/2011 through 10/21/2011.

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October 24, 2011

Landshire, Inc., a St. Louis, MO establishment is recalling 1,751 cases of the Nike All-American Sandwich because it has the potential to be contaminated with Listeria Monocytogenes. The Nike All-American Sandwiches were distributed nationwide including Wal-Mart Stores in California. The sandwich is individually wrapped in a white package, weighing 7.25 ounces. Sandwiches contain a UPC code of “0 9748801741 5” and lot number “11 237 6”.

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October 21, 2011

Dr. Ron Chapman, director of the California Department of Public Health (CDPH), today warned people not to eat certain bagged spinach and salad products manufactured by Taylor Farms Retail Inc., Salinas, because they may be contaminated with Salmonella. The recall was initiated after a package of fresh spinach tested positive for Salmonella in the state of Washington. CDPH is not aware of any illnesses linked to this positive test result.

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October 21, 2011

Osamu Corporation of Gardena, CA is recalling up to 1,800 cases, lot #7013, of frozen ground tuna because decomposition was detected in several samples of the product. Additionally, elevated histamine levels were also detected in samples taken from one retail location. The frozen ground tuna was shipped to three distributors from August 8, 2011 to September 8, 2011.

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October 21, 2011

Pepperidge Farms, a Norwalk, Conn. establishment, is recalling a limited quantity of 10.2 ounce boxes of Baked Naturals Sesame Sticks due to the possible presence of small, thin pieces of wire. The recalled product is marked with a yellow “20% More!” banner across the top of the package flap. The product has various “Sell by” codes on the top package flap ranging from November 20, 2011 through January 1, 2012.

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October 21, 2011

Phil’s Fresh Foods, Inc., a Boulder, Colorado establishment is recalling 15,760 pounds of frozen chicken and steak fajita products because of misbranding. The 7-ounce cartons of “evol burritos fire grilled chicken fajitas” may contain steak and the 7-ounce cartons of “evol burritos fire grilled steak fajitas” may contain chicken. The products were produced between February 2 and February 3, 2011 and distributed nationwide including California.

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October 14, 2011

Commercial Meat Co., a Los Angeles, CA establishment is recalling approximately 377,775 pounds of ground beef products because of possible contamination with E Coli 0157:H7. The ground beef products are packaged in bulk ground beef, ground beef patties, ground beef taco, and ground beef chili. The ground beef is sold in cases ranging from 5 to 60 pounds. Each case bears a label with the establishment number “EST. 4873” inside the USDA mark of inspection. All products were produced between September 7, 2011 and October 6, 2011 and were shipped to restaurants in California and Nevada, as well as one Federal establishment in California for further processing.

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October 10, 2011

Kraft Foods, a Northfield, IL establishment, is recalling approximately 137,000 cases of three varieties of Velveeta Shells and Cheese Microwaveable cups because of the possible presence of thin wire bristle pieces. The recalled products were of various sizes and UPC codes. “Best when used by” dates range from March through May, 2012.

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October 7, 2011

True Leaf Farms is recalling 2,498 cases of chopped romaine because of the potential of contamination with Listeria monocytogenes. 2,408 cases of product (6, 8, and 9 x 2 lbs.) were distributed in California for foodservice use, the remaining 90 cases were shipped out-of-state. The chopped romaine lettuce was packaged in two-pound bags with box code “B256-46438-8” and a “Use by Date” of 9/29/11. The lettuce was shipped between September 12 and 13, 2011. Click here for more information and Photographs of this product.

  

October 7, 2011

Manning Beef, LLC, a Rico Rivera, CA establishment is recalling approximately 80,000 pounds of beef products because of possible contamination with E coli O157:H7. The beef products are packaged in large boxes (combo bins) of BroPack Inc. Beef Manufacturing Trimmings, large boxes (combo Bins) of Paso Prime Beef Manufacturing Trimmings or boxes of BroPack primal cuts, subprimal cuts and boxed beef in 30 and 60 pound units. All products were produced on September 23, 2011. The recalled beef was shipped to other federally inspected facilities for further processing under different establishment numbers, brands and products. Click here for more information.

  

September 26, 2011

Jensen Farms Recalls Cantaloupe Due to Possible Health Risk: Twelve recorded deaths, in seven states have occurred after eating cantaloupe contaminated with listeria that is a common bacteria found in soil, water, decaying plant matter and manure. Unlike some other bacteria, listeria also grows well at low temperatures, meaning it can be difficult to eliminate from refrigerated areas used to process or store foods.

The Food and Drug Administration said it has found the strain of the bacteria on melons and on equipment in the Colorado farm’s packing house. But investigators have not said how they believe the contamination occurred. The cantaloupes were grown by a Colorado company, Jensen Farms, which issued a recall earlier this month.

 

September 23, 2011

On September 23, 2011, Washington State Department of Health issued a News Release advising distributors, retailers, restaurants, and consumers not to eat, sell, or ship oysters harvested from Washington’s Hood Canal growing area #4 between August 30 and September 19. The health agency closed oyster harvesting and a recall were initiated for the area after five people who ate raw oysters containing Vibrio parahaemolyticus, became ill.

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September 16, 2011

Fine Mexican Food Product Inc., an Ontario, CA establishment is recalling approximately 1,423 cases of 12 - 2.2 lb. Frozen Avocado Pulp and 1,820 cases IQF (Individually Quick Frozen) 8/3 IQF Frozen Avocado Halves from Peru because of possible Listeria contamination. The avocados have been distributed and sold since June 2010. The Frozen Avocado Pulp can be identified with Produce Code 00115. Products are shipped in a corrugated carton with a Fine Mexican Products label. The Frozen Avocado Halves can be identified with Product Code 00131. They were packed in 3 lb. bags, 8 bags per shipping carton and have an expiration date of June, July and August 2012 date.

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September 13, 2011

Cargill Meat Solutions Corp, a Springdale, Arkansas establishment is recalling approximately 185,000 pounds of fresh, ground turkey products because of possible Salmonella contamination. The ground turkey is sold at FoodsCo and Food4Less under the Kroger, Honeysuckle and HEB brand names. The ground turkey is packaged in chubs and trays and has Use or Freeze by Dates ranging from 9/10/2011 to 9/21/2011 depending on the specific consumer product.

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September 7, 2011

Taylor Farms, a Tracy, CA establishment, is recalling approximately 52,191 pounds of chicken Caesar salad products because of undeclared allergens. The Caesar dressing packets contain eggs, which is not declared on the product label.

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August 30, 2011

Vita Food Products, Inc., a Chicago, IL establishment, is recalling 8,088 individual retail packages of Vita Classic Premium Sliced Smoked Atlantic Nova Salmon with the SELL BY DEC 15 2011 01961B”. The salmon is packaged in 4 oz. vacuum-packed packaging that is black in color. The packages bear the Vita logo centered at the bottom and contain 4-5 slices of smoked salmon (to view a picture of the package click here). The SELL BY Date and Code of DEC 15 2011 01961B is centered in the window on the front of each package. The product was sold to Von's, Pavilion and Safeway stores throughout California.

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August 12, 2011

Fresh Food Concepts, Inc. of Buena Park, CA is voluntarily recalling various Layer Dip products containing guacamole because the avocado has the potential to be contaminated with Listeria monocytogenes, an organism which can cause serious and sometimes fatal infections in young children, frail or elderly people, and others with weakened immune systems.

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August 5, 2011

Cargill Value Added Meats Retail, a business unit of Wichita-based Cargill Meat Solutions Corporation, announced an immediate Class I voluntary recall of approximately 36 million pounds of fresh and frozen ground turkey products produced at the company's Springdale, Ark., facility from Feb. 20, 2011, through Aug. 2, 2011, due to possible contamination from Salmonella Heidelberg.

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April 1, 2011

California Department of Public Health warned people not to eat certain sprouts distributed by Louie Foods International because the sprouts may be contaminated with Salmonella.  Louie Foods International is recalling all Louie's brand sprouts with a "Use-By" date on or before 04/14/11.  Products affected by the recall include:  Louie's Alfalfa Sprout Mix 4 oz. cups; Louie Alfalfa Sprout Mix 16 oz. bags; Louie's Clover Sprouts 4 oz. cups; Louie's Clover Sprouts 16 oz. bags; Louie's Spicy Sprouts 4 oz. cups; Louie's Broccoli Sprouts 4 oz. cups.

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