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May 29, 2002

Recall Update: Broadleaf Game Meats Lenah Game Meats of Tasmania brand Frozen Whole Opossum Recall is Complete

(SafetyAlerts) - The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has released the following information.

PRODUCT
Lenah Game Meats of Tasmania brand Frozen Whole Opossum, Skin-on (vacuum packed clear). Each carcass weighs about 4 pounds. Recall # F-449-2.

CODE
Pack date 6/8-21/9/01 (Aug 6- Sept 21, 2001).

RECALLING FIRM/MANUFACTURER
Recalling Firm: Broadleaf Game Meats, Vernon, CA, by telephone on January 4, 2002.
Manufacturer: Lenah Game Meats of Tasmania, Mowbray, Austrailia.
Firm initiated recall is complete.

REASON
FDA found Salmonella in a sample of frozen opossum.

VOLUME OF PRODUCT IN COMMERCE
90 cases.

DISTRIBUTION
CA
.

 
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