Updated Egg Recall List 2010: Latest Egg Brands List Included in Salmonella Contamination Recall

Updated Egg Recall List 2010: Latest Egg Brands List Included in Salmonella Contamination Recall– More and more eggs are being tested by FDA everyday against possible salmonella contamination. The salmonella outbreak brought about by the millions of eggs being recalled continues.

Initially, FDA found out that the eggs came from an Italian company Wright County Egg located in Iowa. Eggs affected by this recall were distributed to food wholesalers, distribution centers and foodservice companies in California, Illinois, Missouri, Colorado, Nebraska, Minnesota, Wisconsin and Iowa. These companies, in turn, distribute nationwide. Below is the list of egg brands included in the egg recall list:

List of Egg Recall Brands from Wright County Egg:

Lucerne
Albertson
Mountain Dairy
Ralph’s
Boomsma’s
Sunshine
Hillandale
Trafficanda
Farm Fresh
Shoreland
Lund
Dutch Farms
Kemps

The above list of egg brands included in the egg recall were packed in various sizes that include 6-egg cartons, dozen egg cartons and 18-egg cartons. Wright County Egg voluntarily announced that the eggs affected by Salmonella have Julian dates ranging from 136 to 225 and plant numbers 1026, 1413 and 1946. You can find these dates and codes on the end of the egg carton. To know which is which, the plant number begins with the letter P and then the number. The Julian date follows the plant number, for example: P-1946 223. An example has been provided below:

The egg recall from Wright County Egg is still not yet over but another company named Hillandale Farms joined them in voluntarily recalling some of their egg brands. Eggs affected by this recall were distributed to grocery distribution centers, retail grocery stores and foodservice companies which service or are located in fourteen states, including the following: Arkansas, California, Iowa, Illinois, Indiana, Kansas, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, North Dakota, Ohio, South Dakota, Texas, and Wisconsin.

In this particular egg recall list, it is worthy to take note that only eggs affected have plant numbers and Julian dates as follows: P1860 – Julian dates ranging from 099 to 230 and P1663 – Julian dates ranging from 137 to 230. Below is the list of egg brands affected from Hillandale Farms:

List of Egg Recall Brands from Hillandale Farms:

Hillandale Farms
Sunny Farms
Sunny Meadow
Wholesome Farms
West Creek

Recently, FDA added another set of egg brands from Moark LLC, a company located in Fontana, California. Accordingly, some of their egg brands and packages came from Hillandale Farms which were then repacked in different brand names. It is estimated that a total of 24,300 dozen eggs were sold to customers in Southern California and Las Vegas, Nevada. Affected eggs in this egg recall have Plant number of 1156 and the Julian Date of 187. Below is the list of egg brands affected from Moark LLC:

List of Egg Recall Brands from Moark LLC:

Yucaipa Valley Large – 1 dozen
Albertsons Large – 1 dz and 18 ct
Mountain Dairy Large – 1 dozen
Farmer’s Gems Large – 1 dozen
Large Loose foodservice pack

As of the latest update on the egg recall list, two more egg brands from Wright County Egg are reported to have been infected by the Salmonella and are included in the egg recall list. Aside from the list of egg brands included in the egg recall above, the brand Cardenas Market of which affected egg cartons have the plant number 1026 on the side and Julian dates between 136 and 228. In addition, the egg brand Trafficanda Egg Ranch of which affected egg cartons have plant numbers 1026, 1413, 1720, 1942 and 1946, and with Julian dates between 136 and 229.

The public is being advised to take the necessary precautions in eating eggs. If you cannot pass on eating eggs, please take note the following affected egg brands above together with their Julian dates and plant numbers to avoid salmonella contamination. Salmonella is a type of bacteria which can cause illnesses such as typhoid fever, paratyphoid fever, and the foodborne illness salmonellosis. Salmonella symptoms include diarrhea, fever, vomiting, and abdominal cramps.

FDA Egg Recall List Continues: More Egg Brands Are Being Recalled

FDA Egg Recall List 2010: List of Recalled Egg Brands Due to Salmonella Outbreak- About 380 million eggs are included in the initial egg recall list issued by FDA and they had affected people, as well as businesses. Americans are now worried about buying eggs and most of them are avoiding eggs in general because of the possible contamination of the Salmonella bacteria.

During the month of May and July alone, almost 2,000 infection of the salmonella strain found in the egg recall list had been reported. About a thousand or more people are reported to have been infected but are not yet reported by health officials.

The CDC is continuing its monitoring of the extent of infection caused by the salmonella outbreak in the United States. Eggs from Wright County Egg are the source of the salmonella infection, although state health officials say that not all of their eggs are affected. Particular brands included in the FDA egg recall list include Lucerne, Albertson, Mountain Dairy, Ralph’s, Boomsma’s, Sunshine, Hillandale, Trafficanda, Farm Fresh, Lund, Dutch Farms, and Kemps.

In addition, FDA also issued another statement about the Salmonella contamination of eggs from Hillandale Farms, a company located also in Iowa. The egg brands from this egg farm joining the egg recall list are Hillandale Farms, Sunny Farms, Sunny Meadow, Wholesome Farms and West Creek.

The public is strongly being advised to take the necessary precautions and if possible to avoid eating eggs at all cost. For the complete egg recall list, an article has been prepared detailing the Julian dates and plant numbers of the eggs affected by the recall here.

List of Recalled Eggs Grows to Over Half a Billion Eggs

Egg Recall List Expanding: More Eggs Are Inluced in Egg Recall List – More and more eggs are being added to the eggs recall list. Initially, 380 million eggs have been reported to be included in the egg recall list. The cause of the recall points to a possible salmonella outbreak which come from the egg farms of Wright County Egg in Galt, Iowa which was bought from May 16 to August 13. The list of states confirmed to have been affected by the egg recall includes Colorado, California and Minnesota.

Since Wright County Egg distributes different brands of eggs, the list of possible brands affected by the egg recall includes Lucerne, Albertson, Mountain Dairy, Ralph’s, Boomsma’s, Sunshine, Hillandale, Trafficanda, Farm Fresh, Lund, Dutch Farms, and Kemps. If you have purchased eggs from the list of brands stated above, you should look for the plant numbers P-1026, P-1413 and P-1946 as these are the reported packaging possibly affected by the Salmonella. Moreover, aside from the plant numbers stated above, the recalled eggs list are specified with Julian date numbers ranging from 136 to 225.

For specificity, here is the complete eggs recall list with the following egg brands from Wright County Egg:

  • Albertsons in dozen and 18-egg cartons size large eggs in California or Colorado
  • Bayview in 5-dozen egg cartons size large eggs
  • Boomsma’s in dozen egg cartons size large eggs
  • Dutch Farms in dozen egg cartons size large eggs distributed at Walgreens stores in Iowa, Minnesota, Kansas, Nebraska, Missouri, South Dakota and Arkansas, although the majority of Dutch Farms eggs are not affected by the recall
  • Farm Fresh in dozen and 18-egg carton size M to Jumbo eggs
  • Hillandale in 18-egg carton size XL eggs
  • Kemps in dozen egg cartons size large eggs
  • Lucerne in dozen and 18-egg cartons size large eggs (Safeway store brand)
  • Lund in 6-egg, dozen and 18-egg cartons size M to Jumbo eggs
  • Mountain Dairy in 5-dozen egg cartons size medium eggs
  • Mountain Dairy in dozen and 18-egg cartons size large eggs
  • Nulaid in 5-dozen egg cartons size medium eggs
  • Ralph’s in dozen and 18-egg cartons size large eggs
  • Shoreland in dozen egg cartons size XL and Jumbo eggs
  • Sunshine in dozen egg cartons size XL eggs
  • Sun Valley in 5-dozen egg cartons size medium eggs
  • Trafficanda in dozen egg cartons size M to Jumbo eggs

Unfortunately, aside from Wright County Eggs mentioned above, the recent egg recall list also includes eggs from Hillandale Farms, a company located also in Iowa. Accordingly, the affected eggs have the brands Hillandale Farms, Sunny Farms, Sunny Meadow, Wholesome Farms and West Creek. In this egg recall list, the numbers of recalled eggs include the plant number P1860, with Julian dates from 099 to 230, and the plant number P1663, with dates from 137 to 230. This adds another 170 million eggs to the egg recall list bringing the total list of recalled eggs to 550 million eggs.

For your information, Salmonella is a rod-shaped bacteria which can cause illnesses such as typhoid fever, paratyphoid fever, and the foodborne illness salmonellosis. Salmonella symptoms include diarrhea, fever, vomiting, and abdominal cramps which is due to appear after 8 to 72 hours of infection. Other symptoms also include headache, fatigue and rose spots. These symptoms can be severe, especially in young children and the elderly and generally last up to a week.