Frozen Vegetables Recalled in 16 States and Canada

15 frozen vegetable items sold in 16 states and Canada may be contaminated with Listeria monocytogenes and are being recalled.

CRF Frozen Foods of Pasco, Washington is voluntarily recalling fifteen frozen vegetable items that have the potential to be contaminated with Listeria monocytogenes, an organism which can cause serious and sometimes fatal infections in young children, people with diabetes, frail or elderly people, and others with weakened immune systems.
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Although healthy individuals may suffer only short-term symptoms such as high fever, severe headache, stiffness, nausea, abdominal pain and diarrhea, listeria infection can cause miscarriages and stillbirths among pregnant women.

We know the recalled frozen vegetables were distributed to retailers and distribution centers between September 13, 2015 and March 16 in the following states, and may be redistributed in other states nationwide:

AL, AZ, CA, CO, CT, DE, FL, GA, ID, IL, IN, LA, MD, MA, MI, MN, MO, MT, NV, NH, NJ, NY, NC, OH, OR, PA, RI, SC, TN, UT, VT, VA, WA, WV, WI, and in British Columbia, Alberta, Manitoba, Saskatchewan of Canada.

Some of the retailers include BJ’s Wholesale, Costco, Meijer and more.

No illnesses have been reported to date, but the company is recalling the products as a precaution. The Listeria was discovered through routine testing by state health officials in Ohio.

Listeria monocytogenes was found to be present in one lot of Individually Quick Frozen (IQF) organic petite green peas and one lot of IQF organic white sweet cut corn.

Recalled items were sold in plastic bags and are marked with Use By Dates located on the back of the package. Listed below are details regarding the recalled items:

LabelSizeItemUPCUse By Date
True Goodness By Meijer10 oz.Organic Petite Green Peas71373343099911/26/2017
True Goodness By Meijer10 oz.Organic White Sweet Corn71373343098211/21/2017
Wellsley Farms Organic4 lb.Organic Mixed Veg88867001013610/25/2017
Wellsley Farms Organic4 lb.Organic Green Peas8886700099702/10/2017
Wellsley Farms Organic4 lb.Organic Green Peas8886700099702/15/2018
Organic By Nature – Canada2.5 kg.Organic Green Peas84635800061910/22/2017
Organic By Nature – Canada2.5 kg.Organic Green Peas84635800061912/3/2017
Organic By Nature – Canada2.5 kg.Organic Green Peas8463580006193/16/2018
Organic By Nature4 lb.Organic Green Peas84635800069510/25/2017
Organic By Nature5 lb.Organic Green Peas8463580006332/15/2018
Organic By Nature – Canada2.5 kg.Organic Green Peas8463580006193/16/2018
Organic By Nature5 lb.Organic Veg Medley w/ Shelled Edamame8463580006572/11/2018
Organic By Nature4 lb.Organic White Supersweet Corn84635800070111/19/2017
Organic By Nature5 lb.Organic White Supersweet Corn8463580006409/13/2017
Schwan’s16 oz.Organic SS Yellow & White Cut Corn0072180604332B5320

sweet-corn-recalledConsumers are urged not to consume these products. Consumers who purchased these products may take them back to the store where they purchased them for a refund or simply discard them.

Consumers seeking information may call 844.551.5595 Monday through Friday, 8:00 am to 5:00 pm Pacific Standard Time.

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