|FOOD AND DRUG
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Consumer Media: 888-Info-FDA
August 12, 1998PRODUCT
Raw, Whole, Waxed Sweet Potatoes, in 40 pound bags. Recall #F-567-8.
None. All product shipped up to 6/19/98.
Burch Farms, Faison, North Carolina.
Manufacturer, by telephone on June 19, 1998, followed by letter. Ongoing recall resulted
from sample analysis and follow-up by the Georgia Department of Agriculture, and the North
Carolina Department of Agriculture.
Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, Maryland, New York, North Carolina, Pennsylvania, Virginia.
Product contains dicloran pesticide residue in excess of the established tolerance of 10