Because they were distributed to non-federally inspected establishments, it cannot be verified that sufficient further processing occurred to remove foodborne pathogens that could have been present.
There have been no confirmed reports of adverse reactions due to consumption of these products.
The following items, produced from May 26, 2015, through May 26, 2017, are being recalled:
- 50-lb. boxes containing “BEEF TRIMMINGS FOR COOKING ONLY.”
The recalled products, bearing establishment number “EST. 13126” inside the USDA mark of inspection, were shipped to retail markets, state inspected plants, and individuals in Texas.
What to do
Customers who purchased the recalled should not consume them, but throw them away or returned them to the place of purchase.
Consumers with questions about the recall may contact Terry Wiese, plant manager, at (979) 776-5685.