Tag: beef recall

Food Recall: Beef Product May Contain Ivermectin

In a nutshell: How does this happen? Ivermectin in the active ingredient a Heartguard, a heart worm preventative that my dog takes. From the press release WASHINGTON, May 14, 2010- Sampco, Inc., a Chicago, Ill. establishment, is recalling approximately 87,000 pounds of beef products that may contain the animal drug Ivermectin, the U.S. Department of […]

96,000 pounds of beef products recalled – E.coli food poisoning

In a nutshell: 96,000 pounds of beef products may be contaminated with E.coli food poisoning From the Randolph Packing Co. distributed by FDA WASHINGTON, March 2, 2010 – Randolph Packing Co. Inc., an Asheboro, N.C. establishment, is recalling approximately 96,000 pounds of beef products that may be contaminated with E. coli O157:H7, the U.S. Department […]

Beef and Veal Patties Recall in California

In a nutshell: meat & veal patties recalled in Calif. From a Huntington Meat Packing press release distributed by the FDA Editor’s Note: This recall release is being reissued to expand the January 18 recall to include approximately 4.9 million additional pounds of beef and veal products, and to correct net weights from 40 lbs. […]

Calif. beef recall – possible E.coli contamination

In a nutshell: Another day, another E.coli beef recall; this time in Calif. From the Huntington Meat Packing press release distributed by the FDA WASHINGTON, January 18, 2010 – Huntington Meat Packing Inc., a Montebello, Calif. establishment, is recalling approximately 864,000 pounds of beef products that may be contaminated with E. coli O157:H7, the U.S. […]

Food Recalls: Pizza, Beef, Pork Skin, Ham

Today has been a day of food recalls. Rather than do them separately, here’s a synopsis and links. Frozen Pizza Recall: Kraft Food Global is recalling 8,000 pounds of frozen pepperoni & sausage pizza because they contain a known allergen — soy. This is a class II recall. People with allergies to soy could be […]

Beef Recall, Illness in 6 States

In a nutshell: Beef recalled in six states. E.coli found. From a National Steak & Poultry press release, distributed by the FDA WASHINGTON, December 24, 2009 – National Steak and Poultry, an Owasso, Okla., establishment, is recalling approximately 248,000 pounds of beef products that may be contaminated with E. coli O157:H7, the U.S. Department of […]

Food Recall: Frozen Beef Fritters

In a nutshell: Plastic pieces found in frozen beef fritter products distributed to restaurants nationwide. From the Advance Food Co. distributed by the FDA WASHINGTON, November 27, 2009 – Advance Food Company, a Enid, Okla., establishment, is recalling approximately 110,730 pounds of frozen beef steak fritter products that may contain foreign materials, the U.S. Department […]

380,000 of beef products recalled, e.coli

In a nutshell: Another day, another 380,000 pounds of beef products are being recalled because of possible E.coli. This should start a domino effect of various stores recalling their products. On 4th of July, consider eating grilled portobella mushroom sandwiches instead. From FDA press release This recall release is being reissued to expand the June […]

350,000 pounds of beef and pork recalled, sulfites

In a nutshell: Watch your steak picado. From a FDA press release WASHINGTON, May 22, 2009 – Paisano Meat, Inc., a Gardena, Calif., establishment, is voluntarily recalling approximately 350,000 pounds of beef and pork products because they may contain undeclared sulfites, the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) announced today. Sulfites […]