The U.S. Food and Drug Administration has announced a recall of Larry Schultz Organic Farm Eggs of Minnesota after a six people became ill from possible Salmonella Enteritidis.
The Minnesota Department of Agriculture (MDA) and the Minnesota Department of Health (MDH) are currently investigating the situation
The eggs were sold under the names Lunds & Byerly’s Organic, Kowalski’s Organic, and Larry Schultz Organic Farm. They were sold in bulk and carton sizes, and were distributed to restaurants and stores in Minnesota, Wisconsin and Michigan.
According to the USFDA, cartons with Plant Number 0630 or a “Sell by” date are not included in this recall.
If you have purchased the affected eggs, please return them to the store of purchase for a complete refund.
According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Salmonella Enteritidis is the most common type of Salmonella infection and can cause abdominal pain and cramping, diarrhea and fever beginning within a couple of days of consuming affected products.
For a full description of the affected eggs, please visit the Minnesota Department of Agriculture.