The U.S. Department of Agriculture's Food and Safety Inspection Service and Cargill Meat Solutions Corp. had announced they will recall 185,000 lbs of salmonella-tained ground turkey meat.
According to the FSIS, this recall is tied to a recall that happened earlier this year when 36 million pounds of ground trukey had to be removed from stores. One death and nearly 80 cases of food-borne illnesses were reported as a result of that recall.
No deaths or illnesses linked to this current recall have been reported. But the FSIS is warning people to take caution with meats processed at plant P-963. The P-963 designation can be found inside the USDA inspection mark on the products label.
Products included in the 185,000 pounds are as follows:
- 16 oz. (1lb.) chubs of Fresh HEB Ground Turkey 85/15 with use or freeze dates of 9/12/11, 9/13/11, 9/20/11
-16 oz. (1lb.) chubs of Honeysuckle White 85/15 Fresh Ground Turkey with use or freeze by dates of 9/19/11, 9/20/11, 9/21/11
-19.2 oz. (1.2lb.) trays of Honeysuckle White 85/15 Ground Turkey with use of freeze dates of 9/10/11 and 9/12/11
-48 oz. (3lb.) trays of Kroger Ground Turkey Fresh 85/15 with use or freeze dates of 9/17/11, 9/18/11, and 9/19/11
-48 oz. (3lb.) trays of Honeysuckle White 85/15 Ground Turkey Family Pack with use or freeze dates of 9/11/11, 9/12/11, 9/13/11, 9/15/11, 9/17/11, and 9/18/11
-16 oz. (1lb.) trays of Honeysuckle White 85/15 Ground Turkey with a use or freeze date of 9/11/11
-16 oz. (1lb.) trays of Honeysuckle White Ground Turkey Patties with a use or freeze date of 9/18/11
-16 oz. (1lb.) trays of Kroger Ground Season Turkey Patties Fresh 85/15 with a use or freeze date of 9/17/11