Baker Farms is recalling their Baker Farms, Kroger, and SEG Grocers brands of bagged kale due to possible contamination with Listeria monocytogenes. The recall impacts one-pound bagged kale with a best buy date of September 18, 2021.
On September 15, Baker Farms was notified by a customer that the product tested positive for Listeria monocytogenes. The products were distributed in plastic bags between August 30 and September 1 and packaged in clear plastic bags. They were sold to distribution centers in 11 states: Alabama, Arkansas, Florida, Georgia, Kansas, Missouri, Mississippi, North Carolina, New York, Ohio, and Virginia.
No illnesses have been reported to date, and no other bagged greens are included in the recall. For more information on the specific products affected, visit the FDA website.