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Ground Beef Recall
Friday, 02 August 2013

August 2--According to WJCL-TV in Savannah, a ground beef recall is being made and includes ground beef shipped to Bi-Lo in Georgia.

"A Kansas-based company is recalling about 50,000 lbs. of ground beef products over fears of E-Coli contamination – and some of the stores being affected are in Georgia and South Carolina.

"The U.S. Department of Agriculture says the National Beef Packing Company products were shipped nationwide. There have been no reported cases of illness, but, in an online statement Wednesday, National Beef Packing Co. reported “a voluntary recall for NatureSource Natural Beef, NatureWell Natural Beef, and National Beef Commodity Ground Beef.” It said the meat was produced on July 18 and has a use by/freeze by date of August 7.

"Supermarket chains Winn-Dixie and Bi-Lo are two of the stores recalling the ground beef.

"Winn-Dixie is immediately recalling the affected Fresh 93% Lean Ground Beef from all stores in Georgia, as well as Alabama, Florida, Louisiana and Mississippi.

"Bi-Lo is recalling the same product from its shelves in all stores in Georgia and South Carolina, as well as North Carolina and Tennessee."

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