RECALL ALERT: Foss Fine Meats in Sparta issues recall for ham products

SPARTA, Wis. (WKBT) — Foss Fine Meats is issuing a voluntary recall of ham products, according to the Wisconsin Department of Agriculture, Trade and Consumer Protection.

The products are produced for individuals and packaged and sold from their retail store. Affected products may include a Wisconsin mark of inspection with establishment No. 58 and also may include a “packed on” date of 1 to 153 or 330 to 356.

The recall includes the following:

  • Smoked and cured whole hams
  • Smoked and cured ham steaks
  • Smoked and cured ham roasts
  • Smoked and cured ham hocks

This is a Class I recall, initiated based on evidence collected during a routine inspection by state inspectors. Evidence shows that the products did not comply with the Federal Meat Inspection Act as required by law. A Class I recall is a health hazard situation where there is a reasonable probability that the use of the product will cause serious, adverse health consequences or death.

No illnesses have been reported as a result of consuming these products. Anyone with signs or symptoms of a foodborne illness should contact their doctor.

Consumers who have any of these products can return them to the original place of purchase or discard them.

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