Sprouts Recall

Posted on November 28, 2014 by

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Henry’s Farm Inc. of Woodford, Virginia is recalling all packages of Soybean Sprouts because they may be contaminated with Listeria monocytogenes.

The following Soybean Sprout products are being recalled:

  • All clear 1 lb packages of Natto Soybean Sprouts. These products are labeled as produced by Henry’s Farm Inc. The packages were not coded.
  • All clear 2 lb packages of Bean Sprouts. These products are labeled as distributed by Rhee Bros. Inc. Columbia, MD. The packages were not coded.
  • All bulk (approximately 10 lb) black plastic bags of Soy Bean Sprouts. These products are labeled as produced by Henry’s Farm Inc. The packages were not coded.

The recalled Sprouts were distributed to retail stores in Virginia and Maryland.

The contamination was discovered after sampling by the Virginia Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services Food Safety & Security Program and subsequent analysis by the Virginia Division of Consolidated Laboratory Services revealed the presence of Listeria monocytogenes in the products. No illness has been reported to date.

Individuals who purchased Soybean Sprouts, distributed by Henry’s Farm should return the product to the place of sale for a full refund.

Consumers with questions may contact the company directly at (301) 802-2996 or the Virginia Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services, Food Safety and Security Program at (804) 786-3520.


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