RTE Pork Recalled for Contamination

Testing of the smoked ham and Canadian bacon products confirmed the presence of the bacteria.

Product Recall

Fisher Packing Company, out of Redkey, Indiana, is recalling approximately 744 pounds of ready-to-eat (RTE) pork products that may be contaminated with Listeria monocytogenes. The U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Food Safety and Inspection Service made the announcement.

The RTE smoked ham and canadian bacon was packaged on August 27 and shipped throughout Indiana. The problem was discovered when a sample of the products tested positive for the presence of Listeria monocytogenes.

There have been no confirmed reports of adverse reactions due to consumption of these products.