ATTLEBORO – Willow Tree Poultry Farm, the town’s well-known company, is recalling about 52,000 pounds of chicken salad and dipping products that could be contaminated with plastic, the Food Safety and Inspection Department said Tuesday. foods from the United States Department of Agriculture.
The items were produced Aug. 10-13 and may contain hard, white plastic, FSIS said.
The following products are subject to a recall:
- Five-pound container of Willow Tree Premium White Meat Chicken Caesar Dip with best before dates 3/9/2021 and 6/9/2021.
- Five-pound, 12-ounce containers of Willow Tree Premium White Meat Buffalo Chicken Dip with sale dates before 3/9/2021 and 5/9/2021.
- Five-pound container of Willow Tree Premium White Meat Buffalo Chicken Salad with a best before date of 7/9/2021.
- 15 oz container of Willow Tree Premium White Meat Buffalo Chicken Salad with sale dates before 07/09/2021 and 09/09/2021.
- 15 oz container of Willow Tree Premium Nut Cranberry Chicken Salad with a best before date of 08/09/2021.
- 15 oz container of Willow Tree Premium White Meat Classic Chicken Salad with best before dates 07/09/2021, 08/09/2021, 09/09/2021 and 10/09/2021.
- Seven and a half ounce container of Willow Tree Premium White Meat Classic Chicken Salad with sale dates before 07/09/2021 and 09/09/2021.
- Ten-pound container of Willow Tree Premium White Meat Classic Chicken Salad with a best before date of 08/09/2021.
The recalled products bear the establishment number “EST. P-8827 “inside USDA inspection mark.
Items have been shipped to wholesale and retail locations in Massachusetts, Rhode Island, Connecticut, New Hampshire, Vermont, Maine, New Jersey, New York, and Pennsylvania.
The problem was discovered after the company received a consumer complaint and notified FSIS.
“There have been no confirmed reports of adverse effects from the consumption of these products,” FSIS officials said. âAnyone concerned about an injury or illness should contact a health care provider. “
FSIS is concerned that some products may be frozen and in consumer freezers.
Consumers who have purchased these products are urged not to consume them.
They must be discarded or returned to the place of purchase, agency authorities said.
Last September, Willow Tree, as part of FSIS, recalled about 6,890 pounds of chicken salad due to poor branding and an undeclared allergen.
Willow Tree is one of the best-known businesses in the Attleboro area, and its South Main Street (Route 152) head office and store near Seekonk is a popular stop for area residents.
Consumers with questions about the latest recall can contact Alex Cekala, General Manager of Willow Tree Poultry Farm, at [email protected] or 508-951-8351.