Time to check out the label on your ground beef.
According to the U.S. Department of Agriculture, a Kansas company has recalled approximately 50,000 pounds of meat due to a possible e.coli contamination.
The beef, which was sold by the National Beef Packing Company, was sent to retailers, wholesalers and food services distributors across the country. Affected products include:
- 10 lb. chub of “National Beef” 93/ 7 Fine Ground Beef, Product Code 0707
The ground beef also features the establishment number "EST.208A" inside the USDA mark of inspection, KAKE TV reported.
E. coli O157:H7 is a potentially deadly bacteria that can cause bloody diarrhea, dehydration and kidney failure. At the time of this writing, no illnesses have been linked to the meat, USA Today reported.
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