Those burgers that you were looking forward to making might have to wait. ABC 7 NY is reporting a huge ground beef recall.

According to their report,  the US Department of Agriculture is recalling "about 40,000lbs of ground beef." The beef has been recalled as it is possibly contaminated with E.coli.

The beef which was produced in Swedesboro, New Jersey, at Lakeside Refrigerated Service were shipped to different locations nationwide.

Here is a list of the recalled Lakeside Refrigerated ground beef products from the Food and Safety Inspection Service website:

  • 1-lb. vacuum packages containing “MARKETSIDE BUTCHER ORGANIC GRASS-FED GROUND BEEF” and a use or freeze by date of 07/01/20 and lot code P-53298-82.
  • 1-lb. vacuum packages containing four ¼ lb. pieces of “MARKETSIDE BUTCHER ORGANIC GRASS-FED GROUND BEEF PATTIES” and a use or freeze by date of June 27, 2020 and lot code P-53934-28.
  • 3-lb. vacuum packages containing three 1 lb. pieces of “MARKETSIDE BUTCHER ORGANIC GRASS-FED GROUND BEEF 93% LEAN / 7% FAT” and a use or freeze by date of 07/01/20 and lot code P53929-70.
  • 1-lb. tray packages containing four ¼ lb. pieces of “THOMAS FARMS GRASS-FED GROUND BEEF PATTIES 85% LEAN / 15% FAT” and a use or freeze by date of 06/25/20 and lot code P53944-10.
  • 4-lb. tray packages containing 10 ¼ lb. pieces of “THOMAS FARMS GRASS-FED GROUND BEEF PATTIES 80% LEAN / 20% FAT” and a use or freeze by date of 06/25/20 and lot code P53937-45.
  • 1-lb. vacuum packages containing four ¼ lb. pieces of “THOMAS FARMS GRASS-FED GROUND BEEF PATTIES 85% LEAN / 15% FAT” and a use or freeze by date of 06/27/20 and lot code P53935-25.
  • 1-lb. vacuum packages containing “VALUE PACK FRESH GROUND BEEF 76% LEAN / 24% FAT” and a use or freeze by date of 07/01/20 and lot code P53930-18.

The recalled products were produced on June 1st, 2020 and have "EST. 46841” written on the inside of the USDA mark of inspection.

There have been no confirmed cases of E.Coli regarding the ground beef, but if you think you have come in contact with the contaminated products you are urged to call your healthcare provider.

If you have any questions regarding Lakeside Refrigerated Services they can be reached at (856) 832-3881.

 
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