April 11, 2009: Amalgamated Produce Sprout Recall

Amalgamated Produce Sprout Recall News – Amalgamated Produce of Bridgeport, Connecticut, has issued a recall for it sprouts, because the products may be contaminated with the foodborne pathogen Listeria monocytogenes. Included in the recall are Specialty Farms, Vermont Sprout House, Nature’s Promise and BroccoSprouts (distributed by API, Bridgeport, CT), with sell by date codes of March 31 through April 27, 2009.

Listeria can cause a serious and life-threatening infection known as listeriosis. Infants and young children, the elderly, and those individuals with weakened immune systems are at greatest risk for developing complications related to the infection. Listeriosis can also cause miscarriages or stillbirths among pregnant women. To learn more, please see Listeriosis and Listeriosis Symptoms.

Amalgamated Produce Sprout Recall Information

The following table lists the sprouts subject to the recall. All of the recalled sprouts have a sell by date code from March 31 through April 27, 2009; and with the exception of 8 oz Nature’s Promise Organic Alfalfa, all of the items are net weight 4 oz.

 

BRAND

ITEM DESCRIPTION

UPC

Specialty Farms

Organic Alfalfa Sprouts

8192400052 

Specialty Farms

Organic Sprout Salad

8192400024

Specialty Farms

Organic Spicy Sprouts

8192400058

Specialty Farms

Organic Clover Sprouts

8192400042

Specialty Farms

Lucky Clover Sprouts

8192400091

Specialty Farms

Broccoli Rabe Sprouts

8192400076

Vermont Sprout House

Organic Alfalfa Sprouts

2213601290

Vermont Sprout House

Organic Clover

2213601293

Vermont Sprout House

Organic Bean Mix

2213601180

Nature’s Promise

Organic Zesty Sprouts

8826703903

Nature’s Promise

Organic Alfalfa Spouts

8826704741

Nature’s Promise

Organic Alfalfa Sprouts (8 oz)

8826704102

Nature’s Promise

Organic Sprouts to Munch

8826704100

BroccoSprouts

Broccoli Sprouts

1509800025

BroccoSprouts Salad Blend

Broccoli, clover & radish

1509800026

BroccoSprouts Deli Blend

Broccoli, clover & mustard

1509800027

BroccoSprouts Organic

Broccoli Sprouts — 100% organic

1509800118

BroccoSprouts Organic Deli Blend

100% organic broccoli, clover & mustard

1509800120

BroccoSprouts Organic Salad Blend

100% organic broccoli, clover & radish

1509800119

5 pound bulk alfalfa

Plastic bagged sprouts in a box with sticker identifying 5 pound bulk alfalfa, Julian dates 069 through 097

The sprouts subject to the Amalgamated Produce Sprout Recall were distributed in Connecticut, Delaware, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, and Vermont. Consumers should not eat the recalled sprouts.

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