Good Earth Egg Company has issued a voluntary recall of its shell eggs for the possible risk that they have been contaminated with salmonella.
The Food and Drug Administration alerted the company to a link that was established between eggs distributed by its facility and salmonella cases in Missouri and surrounding states, according to the recall notice.
As a result of the investigation, Good Earth Egg Company has recalled all of its shell eggs, including six-count, 10-count, 12-count, and 18-count cartons; and 15 dozen and 30 dozen cases.
“The dates and codes on the cartons and cases will include everything prior to and including date code 252 – Sell By 10/08/2016, with ‘Packed for’ or ‘Produced for Good Earth Egg Company,’” according to the release.
Consumers are asked to discard any affected products and to work with Good Earth Egg Company directly on replacing their products.