Approximately 100 pounds of Springwater Sprouts brand Organic Alfalfa Sprouts and 3# Bulk Clover Sprouts are being recalled because of possible contamination of Listeria monocytogenes.


The sprouts, distributed by Alfa Sprouts Inc. of Honeoye Falls, NY, come in two packages:

– Clear clam shell packages containing 4 oz. Organic Alfalfa Sprouts with a sell-by date of 4/28/2012. Distributed in New York State:

UPC Code 688267047411

UPC Code 042891000523

– 3# Bulk containers of Clover Sprouts with a production code of P93. Distributed to institutional accounts in Upstate New York.

The Listeria contamination was discovered after sampling by New York State Department of Agriculture inspectors and analysis by the New York State Food Laboratory.