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Important Food Recall Notices

Clif Bar and Company products

June 6, 2016 - Clif Bar and Company is voluntarily recalling CLIF BAR® products due to a potential Listeria monocytogenes contamination of sunflower seeds used in CLIF BAR® Nuts & Seeds energy bars, CLIF BAR® Sierra Trail Mix energy bars, and CLIF® Mojo® Mountain Mix® trail mix bars. Clif Bar and Company is recalling the products after its ingredient supplier, SunOpta, was found to have distributed sunflower kernels that may be contaminated with Listeria monocytogenes (L.mono)

The Food Depository had 12 cases of this product that were placed in the Agency March on March 4, 2016 which are now no longer in its inventory. Please check your inventory for this product. For more information, including a list of affected products, click here

General Mills flour products

June 3, 2016 - General Mills is voluntarily recalling flour products due to an outbreak of E. coli 0121 linked to Gold Medal Flour, Signature Kitchen Flour and Gold Medal Wondra Flour. Nine separate product SKUs have been identified as the potential source. Millions of pounds of flour have been implicated in the scope of the investigation. There is a possibility that these products have been distributed through the Food Depository's Food Rescue program. Please check your inventory for this product. For more information, including a list of affected products, click here

Ajinomoto Windsor, Inc. meat and poultry products

May 11, 2016 - Ajinomoto Windsor, Inc is recalling approximately 47,112,256 pounds of not-ready-to-eat meat and poultry products that may be adulterated with Listeria monocytogenes. The heat-treated, not fully cooked, not shelf stable meat and poultry items were produced on various dates between May 1, 2014 and May 1, 2016. Due to the scope of the recall, it is possible that some of these products were distributed via the Food Depository's Food Rescue program. Please check your inventory for this product. For more information, including the list of affected products, please click here.

CRF Frozen Foods

May 2, 2016 - CRF Frozen Foods is expanding a voluntary recall of frozen organic and traditional fruits and vegetables. This recall is due to possible biological contamination. Health risks have been identified due to Listeria Monocytogenes infections that may have been linked to their product. Due to scope of the recall and retail availability, there is a possibility these products were distributed via the Food Depository's Food Rescue program. Please check your inventory for this product. For more information, including brand names and product code dates, please visit the FDA website.

Pilgrim's Pride poultry products

April 27, 2016 - Pilgrim's Pride Corp. is recalling approximately 4,568,080 pounds of fully cooked chicken products that may be contaminated with extraneous materials, including plastic, wood, rubber and metal. The recall now includes a variety of chicken products that were produced on various dates between Aug. 21, 2014 to March 1, 2016. It is possible this product was distributed via the Food Depository's Food Rescue program. Please check your inventory for this product. Click here for more information on the recall, including the specific products affected.

Bumble Bee Foods and Tri-Union Seafoods canned chunk light tuna

March 18, 2016 - Bumble Bee Foods LLC and Tri-Union Seafoods LLC are voluntarily recalling canned chunk light tuna. The recall is because of equipment failure during processing, which could result in biological contamination. Bumble Bee is recalling three specific UPC codes of tuna, for a total of 31,579 cases. The following UPC codes are subject to the recall: 8660000020, 8660000021 and 8660000736.

Tri-Union Seafoods is recalling 2,745 cases of Chicken of the Sea brand 5 oz. chunk light tuna in oil and 5 oz. canned chunk light tuna in water. It is possible that the Food Depository has these products in its salvage inventory. Due to the product being sold nationally, it is also possible it was distributed via the Food Rescue program. For more information on the Bumble Bee recall, click here. For more information on the Tri-Union recall, click here.

Nestle chicken pizza and chicken lasagna products

March 11, 2016 - Nestle USA Inc. is recalling approximately 267,024 pounds of chicken pizza products, produced at its Little Chute, Wisconsin establishment, and chicken lasagna products, produced at its Springville, Utah establishment that may be contaminated with extraneous materials. The following products are subject to recall:

Due to the product being sold nationally in retail, there is a possibility it has been distributed via the Food Depository's Food Rescue Program. Please check your inventory for this product. For more information, click here.

Maxi Canada chicken products

March 8, 2016 - Maxi Canada, Inc. is recalling approximately 103,752 pounds of chicken products that may be contaminated with metal pieces. The following products are subject to recall:

Due to the product being sold in Illinois, there is a possibility it has been distributed via the Food Depository's Food Rescue program. Please check your inventory for this product. For more information, click here.

Kenosha Beef pork sausage products

March 4, 2016 - Kenosha Beef International is recalling approximately 89,235 pounds of pork sausage patty products that may be contaminated with extraneous materials. The following products are subject to recall:

The Food Depository does have a variety of Johnsonville product in inventory. Due to the product being sold in Illinois, it is possible that this product has been distributed via the Food Rescue program. Please check your inventory for this product. For more information, click here.

Dole Fresh Vegetables Salads

January 22, 2016 - Dole Fresh Vegetables is temporarily suspending operations at its Springfield, Ohio production facility and is voluntarily recalling all Dole-branded and private label packaged salads processed at that location. The recall is due to salads linked to a Listeriosis outbreak. The Food Depository does not have this product in its inventory, but there is a possibility some could have been distributed through the Food Rescue program. Please check your inventory for Dole salads with a product code beginning with the letter "A" in the upper right-hand corner of the package. For more details on this recall, click here.

General Mills Cheerios and Honey Nut Cheerios Cereal

October 7, 2015 - General Mills is voluntarily recalling several days of production of Cheerios and Honey Nut Cheerios cereal produced at its Lodi, California facility on certain dates in July of this year because of an undeclared allergen - wheat - with potential adverse health effects. The Food Depository does not have this product in its inventory, but there is a possibility some could have been distributed through the Food Rescue program. Please check your inventory for Cheerios and Honey Nut Cheerios with "BETTER IF USED BY" code dates between 12JUL2016LD and 25JUL2016LD. For more details on this recall, including specific code dates, click here.

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Thank you to all agencies that participated in data collection for Hunger in America 2014. Our network achieved one of the highest response rates in the nation. The full report is now available.

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