January 23, 2019: Satur Farms Baby Spinach and Mesclun Recall for Possible Salmonella Contamination

Satur Farms Baby Spinach and Mesclun Recall Announcement – Satur Farms is recalling Baby Spinach and Mesclun because they have the potential to be contaminated with Salmonella

About Salmonella

According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Salmonella is a bacteria that can cause serious and sometimes fatal infections in young children, frail or elderly people, and others with weakened immune systems. Healthy persons infected with Salmonella often experience fever, diarrhea (which may be bloody), nausea, vomiting, and abdominal pain. In rare circumstances, infection with Salmonella can result in the organism getting into the bloodstream and producing more severe illnesses such as arterial infections (i.e., infected aneurysms), endocarditis, arthritis, and death. Infection with Salmonella is also referred to as Salmonellosis. To learn more about Salmonella, please see About Salmonella.

Satur Farms Baby Spinach and Mesclun Recall Information

The following items were distributed in New York and Florida through retail stores.  Retail products are packaged in plastic clamshell containers with Satur Farms brand name:

5 oz, 10 oz, 16 oz

Food service product is packed in sealed poly bags: 2-1/2 lbs, 3#, 4#, 4 x 2.5#, 4 x 3#

Spinach Lot #18494

Spinach Lot #18513

Mesclun Lot #18520

The recall is occurring following sampling by the Florida Department of Agriculture and New York State Department of Agriculture, and markets.   Consumers who have purchase Satur Farms products with the above lot numbers are urged to return it to the place of purchase for a full refund.

Satur Farms is requesting all wholesalers and retailers to hold and discontinue selling their existing stock of these products.

Food Poisoning Legal Information

The Weinberg Law Firm is currently assisting victims of food poisoning outbreaks. To learn more about our legal services, please see New Brunswick Personal Injury Lawyer. You can also call our firm toll free at 1-877-934-6274.