What Tyson products are recalled?
A variety of fully cooked chicken sold in bag sizes from 12-ounce bags of fully-cooked oven roasted diced chicken breast to 30-pound bags of fully cooked chicken fajita strips are being recalled. Products were also sold under brands such as Jet's Pizza, Casey's General Store, Marco's Pizza and Little Caesars. Detroit Free PressTyson Foods recalling nearly 8.5 million pounds of frozen, fully cooked chicken
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04 July, 2021 - 10:45am
July 3, 2021 | 10:09pm | Updated July 4, 2021 | 9:13am
Tyson Foods Inc is recalling nearly 8.5 million pounds of frozen, fully cooked chicken over fears of possible exposure to a harmful bacteria, the company said in a statement late on Saturday.
The products were made at a plant in Missouri between Dec 26, 2020 and April 13, 2021, according to the statement.
“While there is no conclusive evidence that the products were contaminated at the time of shipment, the voluntary recall is being initiated out of an abundance of caution,” the U.S. meat processor said.
04 July, 2021 - 05:31am
The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) said in a statement that its Food Safety and Inspection Service was notified of two people sick with listeriosis— an infection caused by listeria spreading beyond the gut to other parts of the body— on June 9.
The items were shipped nationwide to retailers and various institutions, including hospitals, schools and Department of Defense locations.
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