Public health alert issued for Greater Omaha Packing Co. raw ground beef

The product may be contaminated with E. coli O157:H7

The Agriculture Department’s Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) is issuing a public health alert for raw ground beef produced by Greater Omaha Packing Co of Omaha, Neb.

The product may be contaminated with E. coli O157:H7. A recall was not requested because the product in question is no longer available for purchase.

There have been no confirmed reports of adverse reactions.

The 2-lb (approximately) trays containing raw ground beef labeled with a retail label with “PACKED” dates ranging from JAN 28 2021, through JAN 31 2021, were sold by Art’s Food Market located in Sandwich, Illinois.

What to do

Customers who purchased the product in question should not consume it, but discard or return it to the place of purchase.

Consumers with questions may can contact Angel Besta by email at

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