Lake Land Meats & Farm Market is recalling smoked trout and smoked arctic char from the marketplace because they may permit the growth of Clostridium botulinum. Consumers should not consume the recalled products described below.
The affected products were sold in variable weight packages at the following retail locations in Ontario during the periods shown below.
|Retail Location||Address||Dates Sold|
|Lake Land Meats Farm & Market Retail Store||1226 St. Paul St. West
St. Catharines ON
|Up to and including February 13, 2015.|
|Cheese Shoppe on Locke||190 Locke St. South Hamilton ON||Up to and including February 13, 2015.|
|Upper Canada Cheese Company||4159 Jordan Rd. Jordan Station ON||Up to and including February 13, 2015.|
Consumers who are unsure if they have purchased the affected product are advised to contact their retailer.
|None||Smoked Arctic Char||variable||None||None|
What you should do
Check to see if you have recalled products in your home. Recalled products should be thrown out or returned to the store where they were purchased.
Food contaminated with Clostridium botulinum toxin may not look or smell spoiled but can still make you sick. Symptoms can include nausea, vomiting, fatigue, dizziness, blurred or double vision, dry mouth, respiratory failure and paralysis. In severe cases of illness, people may die.
This recall was triggered by the Canadian Food Inspection Agency’s (CFIA) inspection activities. The CFIA is conducting a food safety investigation, which may lead to the recall of other products. If other high-risk products are recalled, the CFIA will notify the public through updated Food Recall Warnings.
The CFIA is verifying that industry is removing recalled product from the marketplace.
There have been no reported illnesses associated with the consumption of these products.
- Lake Land Meats & Farm Market : Arden Vaughn 905-931-9051
- CFIA: www.inspection.gc.ca/contactus