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CA Company Recalls Cheese Products for Potential Listeria Contamination

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Bleating Heart Cheese of Tomales, West Marin County, CA, announced Wednesday that it is conducting a voluntary recall of a few of its sheep milk and cow’s milk cheese produced in late May, late June and early July based on sampling by the U.S. Food & Drug Administration (FDA) that found the presence of Listeria monocytogenes in… Continue Reading

Flat Creek Farm Recalls Cheeses for Potential Salmonella Contamination

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Flat Creek Farm & Dairy of Swainsboro, GA, has recalled three lots of cheese because of potential Salmonella contamination. The recalled products have lot codes 140802XAZ (Aztec Cheddar), 140702XAZ (Low Country Gouda) and 140725XGO (Aztec Cheddar). The lot codes can be found on the front of the packages. According to company records, as of Nov. 25, 2014,… Continue Reading

Giant Eagle Recalls Apple Salad Following Recall of Del Monte Apple Products

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The Giant Eagle grocery chain based in Pittsburgh, PA, has recalled its Giant Eagle Apple Pistachio Salad and Apple Pistachio Salad with Chicken because the salads may contain fresh cut Gala red apples currently recalled by Del Monte Fresh Produce N.A. due to potential Listeria monocytogenes contamination. To date, Giant Eagle has received no reports of customer illnesses… Continue Reading

Some Shellfish Harvested in Washington State Inlet Recalled for Potential Norovirus

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The Washington State Department of Health announced Wednesday that several Washington state shellfish companies are recalling molluscan shellfish harvested from a portion of the southern shoreline of Hammersley Inlet near Shelton, WA, from Nov. 10 to Dec. 5, 2014, because they may be contaminated with Norovirus. These products were shipped to multiple retail locations nationwide…. Continue Reading

Del Monte Recalls Fresh-Cut Fruit Products With Gala Red Apples for Potential Listeria Contamination

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Del Monte Fresh Produce N.A., Inc. (“Del Monte Fresh”) announced Wednesday the voluntary recall of fresh-cut fruit products containing Gala red apples grown in Pennsylvania. The affected products were distributed to a limited number of customers in a few states in the northeast U.S. and are being recalled because these apples have the potential to… Continue Reading

Fresh Curd Products Recalled for Potential Listeria Contamination

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Global Garlic Inc. of Miami, FL, is recalling De Mi Pais products: Cuajada Fresca (Fresh Curd) 12 oz. and Cuajada Olanchana (Fresh Curd) 12 oz., because it has the potential to be contaminated with Listeria Monocytogenes, The recalled products were distributed in Florida, Louisiana, Tennessee, and North Carolina from April 1 through Oct. 14, 2014, to… Continue Reading

Chile Cheese Enchiladas Recalled for Possible Salmonella Contamination

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Overhill Farms Inc. of Vernon, CA, is voluntarily recalling the frozen food product Open Nature Chile Cheese Enchiladas due to potential Salmonella contamination. The supplier for the organic cilantro contained in the product notified Overhill Farms that the organic cilantro may have Salmonella contamination based on routine testing. The product is sold nationwide at all Safeway-owned stores,… Continue Reading

Cargill Recalls Ground Beef From Canadian Walmarts for Possible E. Coli Contamination

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Cargill Meat Solutions is recalling Your Fresh Market brand ground beef products from the marketplace due to possible E. coli O157 contamination, the Canadian Food Inspection Agency announced Monday. The public is being advised not to consume the recalled products described below, which have been sold at Walmart stores in Alberta, British Columbia, Manitoba and Saskatchewan. Brand Name Common… Continue Reading

VA Firm Recalls Soybean Sprouts for Possible Listeria Contamination

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Food safety specialists from the Virginia Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services are warning people not to eat Soybean Sprouts from Henry’s Farm Inc. of Woodford, Va. The company is recalling all packages of soybean sprouts because they may be contaminated with Listeria monocytogenes, an organism which can cause serious and sometimes fatal infections to… Continue Reading

WA State Creamery Recalls Yogurt Due to Improper Pasteurization

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A Washington state creamery has issued a voluntary recall of one lot of its whole milk yogurt because of faulty data recording during pasteurization. Flying Cow Creamery of Rochester, WA, recalled the lot of its whole milk yogurt after a routine inspection by the Washington State Department of Agriculture (WSDA) revealed that proper time and… Continue Reading