Firm recalls ground turkey products
Cargill Meat Solutions Corp., a Springdale, Ark. establishment, is recalling approximately 36 million pounds of ground turkey products that may be contaminated with a multi-drug-resistant strain of Salmonella Heidelberg, the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Food Safety and Inspection Service announced Aug. 3.
The products subject to recall include the following brands:
•Ground turkey chubs --use or freeze by dates of Feb. 20 through Aug. 23 -- including Honeysuckle, Riverside, Natural Lean, and H-E-B
•85 percent ground turkey -- use or freeze by dates of Feb. 20 through Aug. 23 --Honeysuckle, Kroger, and Safeway
•93 percent ground turkey -- use or freeze dates of Feb. 20 through Aug. 23 -- Honeysuckle, Fit & Active, Giant Eagle, and Kroger
•Ground patties -- use or freeze by Feb. 20 and Aug. 23 -- Honeysuckle Kroger, and Shady Brook Farms
•Frozen ground turkey -- Honeysuckle and Spartan.
These products were distributed at the retail level nationwide. Cargill Meat Solutions Corp. requests that consumers who may have purchased these products return them to the point-of-purchase. When available, the retail distribution list(s) will be posted on the Food Safety and Inspection Service’s website at www.fsis.usda.gov/FSIS_Recalls/