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AUSTIN, Minn. – The US Department of Agriculture recalls more than 228,000 pounds of spam and another product of Minnesota-based Hormel, after four consumers had complained of metal objects in food
The USDA's Food Safety and Inspection Service says the question Chicken and pork preserves were produced in February at the firm's plant in Fremont, Nebraska. The agency says "minor mouth injuries" have been reported.
The recall includes 12-ounce metal cans labeled "SPAM Classic" with a "Best By" date of February 2021. These products have been shipped all over the USA
The manufacturing codes are F020881, F020882, F020883, F020884, F020885, F020886, F020887, F020888 and F020889.
The recall also includes 12 ounce metal cans of "Hormel Foods Black-Label Luncheon Loaf" with a "Best By" date of February 2021. These products were sent only to Guam, with production codes F02098 and F02108  The recall comes after the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and Prevention earlier this month said it was finally safe to eat romaine lettuce after an E. coli outbreak that left 172 people ill and killing one person in 32 states ,