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Food Safety Recalls

The latest food safety news and announcements covering poultry, egg products, pork and animal feed recalls. Food is recalled when the discovery of an organism in a product may make an animal or human sick, a potential allergen is discovered, or if a product is mislabeled and allergens do not appear on the label.


Belmont Sausage Co. recalls smoked turkey drumstick products

Belmont Sausage Co., an Elk Grove Village, Ill. establishment, is recalling an undetermined amount of smoked turkey products due to misbranding and undeclared allergens, the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) announced Sept. 29. The products contain milk, a known allergen, which is not declared on the product label. 
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Prestage Foods recalls 19 tons of ground turkey

Turkey products may contain metal shavings
Prestage Foods is recalling approximately 38,475 pounds of ground turkey that may be contaminated with extraneous materials, the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) announced.
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US egg producers discuss Dutch Fipronil contamination

The pesticide is causing an uproar in countries other than the Netherlands
At a recent regional United Egg Producers (UEP) briefing in Des Moines, Iowa, U.S. egg farmers discussed the current challenges being faced by the egg industry in the Netherlands related to the use of the pesticide Fipronil.
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Fair Oaks Farms recalls pork sausage patties

Fair Oaks recall due to possible Listeria contamination
Fair Oaks Farms, LLC, a Pleasant Prairie, Wisconsin establishment, is recalling approximately 1,134 pounds of pork sausage patties that may be contaminated with Listeria.
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Maple Lodge Farms recalls chicken frankfurters

Maple Lodge Farms and Zabiha Halal products may have bone fragments in them
Maple Lodge Farms is recalling certain chicken frankfurters because of the possible presence of bone fragments that could be unsafe, the Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA) announced.
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Aldi suspends egg sales in Germany

Amid an egg contamination crisis in the Netherlands, grocer opts to pull eggs from all German stores as a precaution.
Aldi has pulled all eggs from its stores in Germany, citing fears related to the egg contamination crisis in the Netherlands.
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