Walmart Is Recalling Over 6000 Lbs of Meat
The US Department of Agriculture and Food Safety Inspection Service has announced that George's Prepared Foods from Caryville, Tennessee, is recalling over 6000 lbs of ready to eat meat that was sold at Walmart, because the products may be contaminated with salmonella.
The meat under recall was sold under the name 'Great Value', which is Walmart's brand name. They include ready to eat pork and turkey sausage patties.
The following items are being recalled:
24.92-oz. packages containing “Great Value Fully Cooked Original Pork Sausage Patties” with use by date of 10/16/19 and lot code 1091971894.
24.92-oz. packages containing “Great Value Fully Cooked Original Breakfast Turkey Patties” with use by date of 10/24/19 and lot code 1171971897.
35.6-oz. packages containing “Family Size Great Value Fully Cooked Original Pork Sausage Patties” with use by date of 11/03/19 and lot code 1271972894 or use by date 11/05/19 and lot code 1291972894.
Make sure you check your freezer and fridge to make sure you don't have any of these products. If you do, return them to Walmart.
As of now, there have been no reported illnesses tied to these products. The most common symptoms of Salmonellosis include: abdominal cramps, fever, and diarrhea to name a few. The illness could last between four and seven days.
[via: US Department of Agriculture]