According to news sources, a recall has been issued for about 346 cases of Leasa Living Alfalfa Sprouts after a routine sampling confirmed a Salmonella contamination of the product.
The company, Leasa Industries, announced the recall in cooperation with the Food and Drug Administration after a potential Salmonella contamination was found during a routine customer sample test of the product. The recalled product has a UPC code 75465-55912 and an expiration date of February 1, 2012. The UPC code can reportedly be located on a label placed on the side of the container.
There have been no illnesses reported to date.
Consumers with the recalled alfalfa products should stop using them immediately and contact the company directly at 800-362-7669 for additional information regarding the recalled product.
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