Tag: ecoli

Nationwide Beef Recall, Again

Another day, another food recall. This time 50,000 pounds of ground beef which “may be” contaminated with E.coli. Products were distributed nationwide. Buyers beware. from the press release WASHINGTON, July 31, 2013 – National Beef Packing Company, a Liberal, Kan., firm, is recalling approximately 50,100 pounds of ground beef products that may be contaminated with […]

Tyson ground beef recall, possible E.coli – 131,300 pounds

In a nutshell – Another day, another ground beef recall. This time a dozen states received the possibly tainted E.coli meat. from the press release WASHINGTON, Sept. 27, 2011 – Tyson Fresh Meats Inc., an Emporia, Kan. establishment, is recalling approximately 131,300 pounds of ground beef products that may be contaminated with E. coli O157:H7, […]

1 million pounds of ground beef recalled in 4 states, e.coli

In a nutshell: Here we go again, another beef recall. From the company press release distributed by the FDA WASHINGTON, August 6, 2010 – Valley Meat Company, a Modesto, Calif. establishment, is recalling approximately one million pounds of frozen ground beef patties and bulk ground beef products that may be contaminated with E. coli O157:H7, […]

Romaine Lettuce Recall in 23 states, 19 people sickened in 3 states

FDA Supports Freshway Foods Voluntary Recall of Lettuce Freshway Foods1 of Sidney, Ohio, announced today a voluntary recall of certain romaine lettuce products because of the possible connection between the recalled romaine lettuce and an outbreak of foodborne disease. FDA supports this action by Freshway Foods. The outbreak, which is still under investigation, involves cases […]

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 […]

Ground Beef Recall in San Diego

FDA distributed this press release from San Diego Meat Co. WASHINGTON, October 13, 2009 – San Diego Meat Company, a San Diego, Calif., establishment, is recalling approximately 925 pounds of ground beef products that may be contaminated with E. coli O157:H7, the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) announced today. The […]

Hamburger anyone? E.coli may be an option

This is a grizzly story about how one young woman’s bout with e.coli left her paralyzed from the waist down from eating a hamburger. You really need a strong stomach to read this New York Times article. What was labeled, ““American Chef’s Selection Angus Beef Patties” is really a combination of slaughterhouse trimmings and scraps from […]

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 […]

41,000 pounds of ground beef recalled, Ecoli

Another day, another ground beef recall because of possible E.coli food poisoning. from the FDA press release WASHINGTON, June 24, 2009 – JBS Swift Beef Company, a Greeley, Colo., establishment is recalling approximately 41,280 pounds of beef products that may be contaminated with E. coli O157:H7, the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Food Safety and Inspection […]