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King Soopers recalls beef over salmonella concerns

7:17 PM, Jul 22, 2009   |    comments
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According to the U.S. Department of Agriculture, Denver-area King Soopers are recalling 466, 236 pounds of ground beef. The salmonella connected with the recall is resistant to many commonly prescribed drugs.

The products subject to recall include:

- 1-pound tubes of (93/7) ground beef. Each package bears the identifying case code "69558."
- 1 - 1.25-lb. tray packs of (96/4) ground beef. Each package bears the identifying case code "67164."
- 1 - 1.25-lb. tray packs of (96/4) ground beef. Each package bears the identifying case code "67664."
- 1 - 1.25-lb. tray packs of (93/7) ground beef. Each package bears the identifying case code "67663."
- 1 - 1.25-lb. tray packs of (93/7) ground beef. Each package bears the identifying case code "67163."
- 2.5 - 3-lb. tray packs of (93/7) ground beef. Each package bears the identifying case code "67654."
- 6-pack trays of (93/7) ground beef patties. Each package bears the identifying case code "67106."
- 4-pack trays of (93/7) ground beef patties. Each package bears the identifying case code "67115."

The ground beef tube products bear a use-by/sell-by date between "05/31/09" and "06/21/09;" the tray packs of ground beef bear a use-by/sell-by date between "06.02.09" and "06.23.09;" and the ground beef patty products bear a use-by/sell-by date between "06.01.09" and "06.22.09."

The ground beef products were produced on various dates ranging from May 23 through June 13 and have the establishment number "EST. 6250" within the USDA Mark of Inspection, which is printed on the front of the packages. The ground beef products were distributed to retail establishments in Colorado, Kansas, Missouri, New Mexico, Utah and Wyoming.

Consumers with questions regarding the recall should contact the company hotline at 1-800-632-6900.

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