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Wisconsin Company Issues Recall Of Ready-To-Eat Meat Products

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A Wisconsin-based company has recalled ready-to-eat food products due to possible contamination. A Wisconsin-based company has recalled ready-to-eat food products due to possible contamination.
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A Wisconsin-based company has recalled ready-to-eat food products due to possible contamination.

In a prepared release, the USDA Food Safety and Inspection Service stated that Garden Fresh Foods of Milwaukee has recalled 19,054 pounds of ready-to-eat chicken and ham products due to possible contamination with Listeria monocytogenes otherwise known as Listeria. The problem was discovered through microbiological testing at the company's facility after the products were distributed to retail and food service establishments nationwide.  

The company previously announced that the products have been recalled in conjunction with other foods regulated by the Food and Drug Administration. Products regulated by the Food Safety and Inspection Service have the establishment number "EST. 17256" or "Est. P-17256" inside the USDA Mark of inspection.

A spokesperson for the FSIS said that they have not received any reports of illnesses due to the products and anyone concerned about an illness should contact a healthcare provider immediately.

A full list of the recalled products can be found by clicking here. Anyone with questions concerning the recall should contact the company at 1-800-645-3367. Anyone wishing to contact the FSIS can call 1-888-674-6854 or talk to a representative by clicking here.

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