Foster Farms recalls nearly 40,000 pounds of frozen chicken
A Foster Farms establishment in Farmerville, LA has issued a recall for 39,747 pounds of frozen pre-cooked chicken products for possible contamination with Listeria monocytogenes.
According to USDA, the frozen chicken breast grilled strips product was produced on Aug. 5 and shipped to retail warehouses in California, Texas, Utah, and Washington.
The potential contamination was discovered during a routine in-plant inspection. USDA said though some of the product was held a portion of the chicken was inadvertently shipped.
No illnesses have been reported to Foster Farms or USDA.
The specific recalled products are 3.5-lb. plastic resealable bags containing frozen “Chicken Breast Grilled Strips.” The affected product packaging will bear the establishment number “P-33901” as well as a Best by Date of 08-05-15.