Taylor Farms Retail of Salinas, CA is recalling Organic Baby Spinach that may be contaminated with Salmonella.
A random test conducted by the U.S. Department of Agriculture on a finished package of spinach detected Salmonella, according to the recall alert.
The company says there have been no reported illnesses attributed to the recalled spinach.
The recall is of:
- Private Selections Organic -Baby Spinach in a 5 oz. clamshell with UPC number 0-11110-91128-5 and package code TFRS 130B and 1503 KT34. The best-by date is 5-25-12. The spinach was distributed inAK, AZ, CA, CO, ID, KS, LA, MO, MT, NM, NV, OR, TX, UT, WA, WY.
- Private Selections Organic – Baby Spinach in a 5 oz. clamshell with UPC number 0-11110-91128-5 and package code TFRS 130B and 1803 KT34. The best-by date is 5-25-12. The spinach was distributed in AK, AZ, CA, CO, ID, KS, LA, MO, MT, NM, NV, OR, TX, UT, WA, WY.
- Marketside Baby Spinach – Organic in a 10 oz. clamshell with UPC number 6-8113132900-2 and package code TFRS130B16. The best-by date is 5-25-12. The spinach was distributed in AR, CO, ID, KS, LA, MO, MS, MT, NM, NV, OK, TX, UT, WY.
The recalled spinach was shipped from Taylor Farms Retail, Inc. on May 9 and May 10, 2012.
The company says it is cooperating with the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) and California Department of Public Health (CDPH) regarding the recall.
Customers who have purchased the recalled spinach are urged not to consume it and should dispose of it.
For more information on the recall contact Taylor Farms Retail, Inc. at 866-508-7048 Monday through Friday 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. PST.
Taylor Farms says consumers with concerns about an illness from consumption of this product should contact a health care provider.© Food Safety News