Rich Products Expands Voluntary Recall To Include All Products From Waycross, Georgia facility Because Of E.Coli Worries
Farm Rich and Market Day products manufactured at the Waycross, Georgia plant with “Best By” dates from January through September 2014 are being voluntarily recalled because of possible E. coli contamination.
This recall is in addition to the one announced on March 28, 2013.
Officials with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention say they have about two dozen cases of E. coli 0121 in fifteen states. The CDC says that although most healthy adults can recover from bacterial contamination within ten days, the infection can be fatal for some.
For a link to the products recalled click the links below. Note: These links are for current recalls and may be deactivated once the recall has been lifted.
For more information consumers can call: (888) 220.5955.
At this time only those products manufactured at the Waycross site are affected by the recall. A note on the company’s website reads, “The products in this recall only pertain to the Waycross, Ga. Facility. This recall does NOT include the following Farm Rich products: Mozzarella Sticks, Jalapeño Peppers, Marinara Stuffed Mozzarella Sticks, Mushrooms, Stuffed Pretzel Bites, Queso Cheese Bites, Pepper Bites, Onion Rings and all varieties of Meatballs and French Toast Sticks (These products are manufactured in different facilities that are not affected by the recall).”
If you have consumed any of these products and feel sick the CDC recommends that you immediately seek medical attention and call your healthcare provider.