Henry’s Farm Inc. of Woodford, VA. is recalling all packages of soybean sprouts because they may be contaminated with Listeria monocytogenes, a potentially deadly foodborne pathogen.
Free Soybean Sprouts Recall Lawsuit Evaluation: If you or a loved one was sickened after eating Henry’s Farm soybean sprouts, you should contact our law firm immediately. You may be entitled to compensation by filing a lawsuit against Henry’s Farm Inc. and we can help.
What’s the Problem?
According to an FDA warning issued April 3, 2015 , the following products are affected this recall:
- 1-lb. bags of soybean sprouts in clear plastic bags labeled “Natto Soybean Sprouts” “Keep Refrigerated” with a UPC Code of 1303020000 produced on or after March 24, 2015.
- 10-lb. bags of soybean sprouts in black plastic bags labeled “Soy Bean Sprouts” “Keep Refrigerated” produced on or after March 24, 2015.
These products were distributed to retail stores in Virginia and Maryland. The problem was discovered after routine testing revealed the presence of Listeria monocytogenes in the soybean sprouts. To date, no illnesses have been reported in connection with this recall. Consumers who have purchased any recalled products should discard them immediately or return them to the point of purchase for a full refund.
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Good Seed Soybean Sprout Recall
May 8, 2015 - Good Seed Inc. of Springfield, VA, is recalling all packages of soybean sprouts and mung bean sprouts over potential listeria contamination, according to the U.S. Food & Drug Administration (FDA) . Products affected by the recall were distributed to retail stores in Maryland and Virginia.
Food Poisoning Symptoms
Listeria monocytogenes is a bacterium that causes a severe foodborne illness called listeriosis. Around 300 deaths are caused by listeria infection annually, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC).
Listeria bacteria are most commonly found in raw foods such as vegetables, and in raw animal products like meat and cheese. Signs and symptoms of food poisoning include:
- Muscle aches
If the infection spreads to the central nervous system, symptoms of listeriosis may include:
- Stiff neck
- Loss of balance
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Free Soybean Sprouts Recall Lawsuit Evaluation: Again, if you or a loved one developed listeria food poisoning (listeriosis) after eating Henry’s Farm soybean sprouts, you should contact our law firm immediately. You may be entitled to compensation by filing a Food Poisoning Suit and we can help.