Lettuce Grown in Colorado Included in Recall

By: AP Email
By: AP Email

San Francisco (AP) Dole Food Company has issued a recall of bagged salad.

It comes after a sample tested positive for E. Coli, but the company says it has received no reports of illness.

The voluntary recall affects all packages of Dole's Hearts Delight Salad Mix sold in the United States and Canada. The packages in question have a “best if used by” date of September 19, 2007, and a production code of "A24924A" or "A24924B."

The product was sold in Ontario, Quebec and the Maritime Provinces in Canada. It was also sold in Illinois, Indiana, Maine, Michigan, Mississippi, New York, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Tennessee and neighboring U.S. states.

A company spokesman says the romaine, green leaf and butter lettuce hearts in the blend were grown in California, Colorado and Ohio. They were processed at Dole's plant in Springfield, Ohio earlier this month.

You must be logged in to post comments.

Password (case sensitive):
Remember Me:
KKCO NBC 11 News
2531 Blichmann Avenue
Grand Junction, CO 81505

Station Phone: 970.243.1111
Business Fax: 970.243.1770
Newsroom Fax: 970.245.3793
News Tip & Contest Line: 970.255.8477
Copyright © 2002-2016 - Designed by Gray Digital Media - Powered by Clickability 9848306 - nbc11news.com/a?a=9848306
Gray Television, Inc.