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 E. coli O157:H7, the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) announced today. The following products are subject to recall: •10 lb. chub of “National Beef” 93/ 7 Fine Ground Beef, Product Code 0707 •10 lb. chub of “NatureSource” 80/20 Fine Ground
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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, the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) announced today. The following products are subject to recall: –5-pound chubs of Kroger-brand “GROUND BEEF 73% LEAN – 27% FAT,” packed in 40-pound cases containing eight chubs. Cases bear an identifying product code of
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Food Recall: 34,000 pounds organic ground beef, possible E.coli

from the company press release 7 states are affected — Calif., NJ, NY, NC, Wisc. and Washington WASHINGTON, Dec. 30, 2010 – First Class Foods, Inc., a Hawthorne, Calif., establishment, is recalling approximately 34,373 pounds of organic 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 following products are subject to recall: –16-oz. packages of “NATURE’S HARVEST ORGANIC GROUND BEEF BRICK” sold singly with one of the following “USE or FREEZE by” dates: “12/30/10” or “01/08/11.” –16-oz. packages of “ORGANIC HARVEST ORGANIC GROUND BEEF
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Ground Beef Recall – New Mexico

In a nutshell: Thou shall not commit unadulterated ground beef From the press release: WASHINGTON, Dec. 17, 2010 – Winn Meats Co., a Dallas, Texas, establishment, is recalling approximately 25,600 pounds of ground beef products that were improperly labeled and potentially adulterated, the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) announced today. The products’ labels include “For Cooking Only,” indicating that they are intended for further processing to apply a full lethality at a federally inspected establishment. Because the products were distributed to non-federally inspected establishments where it cannot be verified that sufficient further processing occurred to
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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, the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) announced today. FSIS became aware of the problem on July 15 when the agency was notified by the California Department of Public Health (CDPH) of a small E. coli O157:H7 cluster of illnesses with
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Ground beef recall in Los Angeles, E.coli food poisoning

In a nutshell: another day, another E.coli beef recall. So what else is new? From the press release WASHINGTON, May 15, 2010 – Montclair Meat Co., Inc., a Montclair, Calif., establishment is recalling approximately 53,000 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 products subject to recall include: –Various pound packages of “MONTCLAIR MEAT CO. GROUND BEEF” –Various pound packages of “MONTCLAIR MEAT CO. ALL BEEF PATTIES” Each package bears establishment number “Est. 6116” inside the USDA mark of inspection. These
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Ground Beef Recall Affects Arizona

In a nutshell: Recalled ground beef sent to Arizona retail distribution center. From a Beef Packers, Inc., press release distributed by the FDA WASHINGTON, December 4, 2009 – Beef Packers, Inc., a Fresno, Calif., establishment, is recalling approximately 22,723 pounds of ground beef products that may be linked to an outbreak of salmonellosis, the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) announced today. The products subject to recall include: 60 pound cases of “GRD Beef Fine 93/07 10/60.” Each case bears the identifying case code W69363 with Use/Freeze by dates of 10/11/09. The ground beef products were
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Ground Beef Recall: AZ, CO, CA, UT – salmonella

In a nutshell: More ground beef recall more often, possible salmonella Newport which is resistant to some prescribed drugs.  from the company press release distributed by the FDA WASHINGTON, August 6, 2009 – Beef Packers, Inc., a Fresno, Calif., establishment, is recalling approximately 825,769 pounds of ground beef products that may be linked to an outbreak of salmonellosis, the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) announced today. The products subject to recall include: –60 pound cases of “GRD Beef Sirl Fine 90/10.” Each case bears the identifying case code W69012 with Use/Freeze by dates of 06/23/09, 06/26/09,
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Ground beef recall in 7 states, salmonella

WASHINGTON, July 22, 2009 – King Soopers, Inc., a Denver, Colo., establishment, is recalling approximately 466,236 pounds of ground beef products that may be linked to an outbreak of salmonellosis, the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) announced today. Ground beef products were distributed to retail establishments in Colo., Kan., Mo., Neb., N.M., Utah and Wyo. The products subject to recall include: –1-pound chubs of (93/7) ground beef. Each package bears the identifying case code “69558.” –1 – 1.25-lb. tray packs of (96/4) ground beef. Each package bears the identifying case code “67164.” –1 – 1.25-lb.
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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 Service (FSIS) announced today. The products subject to recall include: –Boxes of “USDA CHOICE OR HIGHER, Bnls Beef Bottom Sirloin, Butt Ball Tip 2/DN S/T.” Each box bears the establishment number “EST. 969” inside the USDA mark of inspection, identifying package dates of “042109” or
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