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River Ranch Expands Bagged Salad Recall

River Ranch Fresh Foods of Salinas, CA is expanding its earlier recall of retail and foodservice bagged salads because they may be contaminated with Listeria monocytogenes.

The company says there have been no reported illnesses associated with this recall, according to the recall alert.

Retail salad products under this recall were distributed throughout the United States and Canada under various sizes and packaged under the brand names of River Ranch, Farm Stand, Hy-Vee, Shurfresh, and The Farmer’s Market.

Foodservice salad products under this recall were distributed throughout the United States and Canada under various sizes and packaged under the brand names of River Ranch and Sysco.

The recalled retail and foodservice salad bags have either “best by” code dates between 12MAY2012 – 29MAY2012 or Julian dates of 118 and 125. The code date is typically located in the upper right hand corner of the bags.

See this list for the specific salad products, size, package type, UPC codes and states of distribution.

No other products, brands or code dates aside from those listed below are affected by this recall.

Consumers who have purchased this product should not consume it and are urged to return it to the place of purchase for a full refund. For more information contact River Ranch at its 24-hour customer service center at 1-888-624-2569.

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  • Rob Hartzell

    The company is wrong in stating no reported illnesses associated with this recall. My daughter is a Childrens Hospital in Portland, Oregon after being infected by Listeria tainted salad. The salad was eatin before the recall. She is now paralyzed on the right side of her body.