Uninspected ground beef recalled In Effingham, IL

Beef Recall - File

EFFINGHAM, IL (KPLR)- Morgan’s Meat Market in Mattoon, IL, has recalled just over 200 pounds of uninspected ground beef products. Meat products produced without being inspected are considered unfit for human consumption by state and federal regulations.

The Illinois Department of Agriculture discovered the potential health hazard.  They also say that makers of the products were not using mandatory food safety guidelines.

No reports of illness have been reported. If you suspect you have contracted a food-borne illness, contact your doctor.

Products subject to the recall were sold at one location in Effingham, IL. They bear the establishment number “EST. 516″ inside the Illinois Mark of Inspection and the following package information:

  •  2 lb. containers labeled “Ground Beef” with production dates of DEC 02 2013 and DEC 31 2013
  •  2lb. plastic bags  labeled “Smokey’s Bacon & Cheddar Fluffy Burgers” with production dates of DEC 02 2013; DEC 31 2013; FEB 18 2014; MAR 31 2014; APR 01 2014 and APR 28 2014
  • 2 lb. plastic bags labeled “Swiss & Mushroom Fluffy Burger” dated APR 28 2014
  • 2lb. plastic bags labeled “Black and Blue Fluffy Burger” dated APR 28 2014
  • 2 lb. plastic bags labeled “Jalapeno Fluffy Burger” dated MAR 31 2014, and APR 28 2014
  •  2 lb. plastic bags labeled “Hawaiian Fluffy Burger ” dated MAR 31 2014 and APR 28 2014
  •  2 lb. plastic bags labeled “Chili Cheese Fluffy Burgers” dated FEB 18 2014; APR 01 2014; and APR 28 2014.