Fresh Sprout International Ltd. is recalling its Fresh Sprouts brand bagged bean sprouts due to possible salmonella contamination.
Inspection activities carried out by the Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA) have triggered the recall. Distribution of the product is province-wide.
The recalled product is Fresh Bean Sprouts 454 g bag of sprouts dated July 7, 2014 with the UPC code 8 27468 00100 0.
No reported illnesses have been reported at this time.
Consumers are urged to throw out or return the product to the store it where it was purchased. The inspection agency is warning that food contaminated with salmonella may make you sick despite not looking or smelling spoiled. Symptoms of salmonella poisoning include fever, headache, vomiting, nausea, abdominal cramps and diarrhea.