Land O’Lakes Purina Feed LLC has implemented a voluntary product recall of some of its horse feeds due to possible aflatoxin contamination. The recall involves feeds manufactured at three of its plants during specific dates. Those plants and dates are:
Statesville, N.C., between Nov. 3, 2007 and Feb. 8, 2008.
Harrisburg, Penn., between Jan. 1, 2008 and Feb. 8, 2008.
Guilderland, N.Y., between Jan. 1, 2008 and March 10, 2008.
All dealers who purchased any of the recalled products directly from Land O’Lakes Purina Feed LLC have been notified. These dealers are located in the following states: Connecticut, Delaware, Georgia, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, North Carolina, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, South Carolina, Tennessee, Vermont, Virginia and West Virginia.
To date, Land O’Lakes Purina Feed LLC hasn’t received any confirmed aflatoxin-related animal health complaints.
For more information about specific products included in the recall, contact the Statesville, N.C., feed plant at 704-924-5100 or the Harrisburg, Penn., feed plant at 717-737-4581.
Thank you for letting us know – and thanks to the folks at Purine for issuing a voluntary recall before any animals got hurt! I wish some producers of human fare were that conscientious!
this was a good article to know about thanks for care about all are anamals to help us look out for them thanks again
It’s a good aricle but it’s very scary especially since I live in one of those states.
Oh MY LORD!How Horrible!!
getting unsafe to feed any of our animals! geez
Thanks for the warning.