CRF Frozen Foods Recalls Frozen Vegetables

April 23, 2016 – CRF Frozen Foods of Pasco, Washington is voluntarily recalling fifteen frozen vegetable items that have the potential to be contaminated with Listeria monocytogenes, an organism which can cause serious and sometimes fatal infections in young children, frail or elderly people, and others with weakened immune systems. Although healthy individuals may suffer only short-term symptoms such as high fever, severe headache, stiffness, nausea, abdominal pain and diarrhea, listeria infection can cause miscarriages and stillbirths among pregnant women.

No illnesses have been reported to date. The vegetables were distributed to retailers and distribution centers between September 13, 2015 and March 16 in the following states, and may be redistributed in other states nationwide: AL, AZ, CA, CO, CT, DE, FL, GA, ID, IL, IN, LA, MD, MA, MI, MN, MO, MT, NV, NH, NJ, NY, NC, OH, OR, PA, RI, SC, TN, UT, VT, VA, WA, WV, WI, and in British Columbia, Alberta, Manitoba, Saskatchewan of Canada.

Recalled items were sold in plastic bags and are marked with Use By Dates located on the back of the package. Listed below are details regarding the recalled items:

Label Size Item UPC Use By Date
True Goodness By Meijer 10 oz. Organic Petite Green Peas 713733430999 11/26/2017
True Goodness By Meijer 10 oz. Organic White Sweet Corn 713733430982 11/21/2017
Wellsley Farms Organic 4 lb. Organic Mixed Veg 888670010136 10/25/2017
Wellsley Farms Organic 4 lb. Organic Green Peas 888670009970 2/10/2017
Wellsley Farms Organic 4 lb. Organic Green Peas 888670009970 2/15/2018
Organic By Nature – Canada 2.5 kg. Organic Green Peas 846358000619 10/22/2017
Organic By Nature – Canada 2.5 kg. Organic Green Peas 846358000619 12/3/2017
Organic By Nature – Canada 2.5 kg. Organic Green Peas 846358000619 3/16/2018
Organic By Nature 4 lb. Organic Green Peas 846358000695 10/25/2017
Organic By Nature 5 lb. Organic Green Peas 846358000633 2/15/2018
Organic By Nature – Canada 2.5 kg. Organic Green Peas 846358000619 3/16/2018
Organic By Nature 5 lb. Organic Veg Medley w/ Shelled Edamame 846358000657 2/11/2018
Organic By Nature 4 lb. Organic White Supersweet Corn 846358000701 11/19/2017
Organic By Nature 5 lb. Organic White Supersweet Corn 846358000640 9/13/2017
Schwan’s 16 oz. Organic SS Yellow & White Cut Corn 007218060433 2B5320

Consumers are urged not to consume these products. Consumers who purchased these products may take them back to the store where they purchased them for a refund or simply discard them. Consumers seeking information may call 844.551.5595 Monday through Friday, 8:00 am to 5:00 pm Pacific Standard Time.

Members of the news media requiring more information should contact Anne Struthers at 218.616.0769.

Public service announcement from the FDA

Update: May 1, 2016 – CRF Frozen Foods Expands Voluntary Recall to Include All Frozen Vegetable and Fruit Products Due To Possible Health Risk

May 9, 2016 – More companies added to the list of recalls on vegetables with possible health risk: Harris TeeterBickel’s Snack FoodsAjinomoto WindsorStahlbush Island Farms, Inc.Twin City Foods, Inc.