Check your freezers: Tyson Foods just issued a chicken recall — and there’s a decent chance that you’re affected. The U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Food Safety and Inspection Service issued the advisory on Friday, reporting that the huge food manufacturer is recalling about 3,120 pounds of frozen breaded chicken that could have "extraneous materials" mixed in — mainly blue and clear soft plastic. The chicken — sold under the Tyson Foods brand as "uncooked, breaded, original chicken tenderloins" were produced in May and have a lot code of 1378NLR02 and an establishment number of "P-746" on the package. Tyson's chicken recall won't affect your kitchen The good news about this chicken recall? You won’t have to throw out any products in your freezer. The products were only sold to food service establishments — AKA fast food chains and restaurants — and weren’t available in grocery stores. So, your nuggets at home are safe from … [Read more...] about Tyson just ordered a chicken recall: Are your chicken nuggets affected?
Tyson Foods Inc. has announced the recall of more than 3,000 pounds of frozen chicken that may be contaminated with plastic. The recall affects about 3,120 pounds of frozen, uncooked and breaded chicken tenderloins produced on May 17 because the product may have been contaminated with blue and clear soft plastic, the USDA announced Friday. No adverse reactions have been confirmed. The chicken was sold to food services nationwide, not directly to consumers. The product recalled is a 12-pound box containing 3-pound plastic bags of "Uncooked, Breaded Original Chicken Tenderloins" with lot code 1378NLR02. The products have establishment number P-746 on the package.The problem was discovered Friday when Tyson, an Arkansas company, notified the USDA's Food Safety and Inspection Service that it was recalling breading ingredients because of possible contamination. Food service institutions who have purchased the recalled product are advised to … [Read more...] about 3,100 pounds of frozen Tyson chicken recalled over plastic contamination
OVER 228,000 POUNDS OF HORMEL CANNED PORK AND CHICKEN PRODUCTS RECALLED FOR PIECES OF METAL 1/1Over 228,000 pounds of Hormel canned pork and chicken products recalled for pieces of metal (CNN) – Hormel Foods is recalling more than 228,000 pounds of canned pork and chicken products. The reason? They may be contaminated with pieces of metal. The U.S. Department of Agriculture says the products in question were produced from February 18th through February 10th of this year. They include 12 ounce metal cans of Hormel “Spam Classic” with a best-by date of February 2021 and 12-ounce metal cans of “Hormel Foods Black Label Luncheon Loaf” also as a February 2021 best-by date. Now the Spam cans were shipped across the U.S. But the “Black Label” cans were only sent to the U.S. Pacific Island Territory of Guam. Anyone with the affected products are asked to either throw them out or bring them back to where they were bought. … [Read more...] about Spam, Canned Pork and Chicken Recalled
Tyson Foods Inc. is recalling about 33,840 pounds of mechanically separated chicken products due to fears it may be contaminated with Salmonella bacteria. The U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) and Tyson Foods said that they were voluntarily recalling some 40-pound cases, which contained four 10-pound packages of Tyson Mechanically Separated Chicken. The products were produced on Oct. 11, 2013. The chicken was intended for institutional use only across the country, and would not have made its way for consumer purchase in retail stores. This particular product was shipped to centers in California, Florida, Indiana, Kansas, Nevada, New Jersey, Ohio, and Wisconsin.The products can be identified by the P-13556 establishment number, which is located inside the USDA mark of inspection. The case code is 2843SDL1412 -- 18. The recall was issued after FSIS became aware of people at a Tennessee correctional facility being infected with a … [Read more...] about CBS News Logo 34,000 pounds of Tyson Foods chicken recalled over possible Salmonella
Last Updated Jun 20, 2016 4:55 PM EDT A recall of 55,608 pounds of chicken sold nationwide is in effect after black sand and soil was found in some Gold'n Plump and Just Bare branded poultry.The recall was announced over the weekend by the St. Cloud, Minnesota-based GNP Co., parent company of both brands, and the U.S. Department of Agriculture's Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS), which classified the health risk as "high," the most serious level applied to recalls by the agency.GNP notified FSIS that "sand and black soil were found in some of their products," the federal agency said in its statement, which added that there had not been any confirmed reports of adverse reactions from consuming the products."The affected product may be contaminated with extraneous foreign matter, and is linked to an isolated product tampering incident that occurred at the company's Cold Spring processing plant the week of June 6," GNP said in a statement. "The individual responsible has been … [Read more...] about Nearly 56,000 pounds of chicken recalled due to black sand, soil