Canadian Food Inspection Agency

Canadian Food Inspection Agency

May 16, 2016 19:39 ET

CORRECTION FROM SOURCE/Food Recall Warning: Stahlbush Island Farms Brand Cut Green Beans Recalled Due to Listeria Monocytogenes

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The food recall warning issued on May 9, 2016 has been amended to correctly identify the "Best By" date for one code of the affected Stahlbush Island Farms brand Cut Green Beans. The correction for this product is marked by an asterisk (*) below.

Industry is recalling Stahlbush Island Farms brand Cut Green Beans from the marketplace due to possible Listeria monocytogenes contamination. Consumers should not consume the recalled product described below.

The following product has been sold in British Columbia, Alberta, Saskatchewan, Manitoba, Ontario, Quebec, Yukon and Northwest Territories and may also have been distributed in other provinces and territories.

Recalled product

Brand Product Size UPC Codes
Stahlbush Island Farms Cut Green Beans 283 g 6 38882 00053 7 16034001, Best By 02/03/2018
15097001, Best By 04/07/2017
14328001, Best By 12/2016*
15362001, Best By 12/28/2017
14310002, Best By 11/06/2016

What you should do

If you think you became sick from eating a recalled product, call your doctor.

Check to see if you have recalled product in your home. Recalled products should be thrown out or returned to the store where they were purchased.

Food contaminated with Listeria monocytogenes may not look or smell spoiled but can still make you sick. Symptoms can include vomiting, nausea, persistent fever, muscle aches, severe headache and neck stiffness. Pregnant women, the elderly and people with weakened immune systems are particularly at risk. Although infected pregnant women may experience only mild, flu-like symptoms, the infection can lead to premature delivery, infection of the newborn or even stillbirth. In severe cases of illness, people may die.

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This recall was triggered by a recall in another country. The Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA) is conducting a food safety investigation, which may lead to the recall of other products. If other high-risk products are recalled, the CFIA will notify the public through updated Food Recall Warnings.

The CFIA is verifying that industry is removing recalled product from the marketplace.


There have been no reported illnesses in Canada associated with the consumption of this product, however, there have been reported illnesses in the United States linked to consuming products manufactured or processed by the same supplier, CRF Frozen Foods.

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