Good Earth Egg Co., LLC, Bonne Terre, Mo., is conducting a voluntary recall of its shell eggs because they have the potential to be contaminated with Salmonella.
The FDA has notified Good Earth Egg that a link has been established between eggs produced in its facility to cases of Salmonella illnesses in the state of Missouri.
In light of this investigation, Good Earth Egg Company has initiated a voluntary recall of all shell eggs. Various sizes of shell eggs are packaged in the following ways: 6-count cartons, 10-count cartons, 12-count cartons, 18-count cartons, 15 dozen cases, and 30 dozen cases. The dates and codes on the cartons and cases will include everything prior to and including date code 006 – Sell By 02/05/2016, under the brand name Good Earth Egg Company, license number D-01124.
The Good Earth Egg Company recalled products were distributed throughout the Midwest, including Missouri and Illinois, at the retail and wholesale level, institutions, and to walk-in customers. Good Earth eggs are sold at Dierbergs, Shop n’ Save, Straubs, Midtowne Market, and Price Chopper in the metropolitan St. Louis area.