August 25, 1999
Rainbow Sprouts Recalls Clover and Mixed Sprouts
Grand Junction, CO (SafetyAlerts) - The Food and Drug
Administration (FDA) today reported that Rainbow Sprouts is recalling clover sprouts and
mixed sprouts containing clover sprouts because the products were associated with an
outbreak of Salmonella Typhimurium in Colorado.
Clover sprouts and mixed sprouts containing clover
sprouts, packaged in 6 ounce plastic bags or clear plastic clamshell containers:
a) Clover Sprouts;
b) Alfalfa and Clover Sprouts;
c) Clover and Radish Sprouts.
Recall #F-651/653-9. Class I
Product is not coded. Product distributed prior to 5/28/99 was recalled.
Dover Sales Company, Inc., Piedmont, Oklahoma (seed supplier).
Rainbow Sprouts, Grand Junction, Colorado (sprouter), by telephone on May 28-29,
1999, and by press release issued by the Colorado Department of Public Health and
Environment on May 28, 1999. Firm-initiated recall complete.
Colorado and Utah.
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