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Food recall for raw onions from Prosource Produce in Mexico

The recall applies to whole raw onions delivered under these brands between July 1st, 2021 and August 31st, 2021.

October 22, 2021  by CM Staff

OTTAWA — Industry is recalling whole raw onions (red, yellow, and white) exported by Prosource Produce LLC of Hailey, Idaho, produce of the state of Chihuahua, Mexico from the marketplace due to possible Salmonella contamination.

Consumers should not consume the recalled products described or foods containing these raw onions. Retailers, distributors, manufacturers, and food service establishments such as hotels, restaurants, cafeterias, hospitals, and nursing homes should not serve, use, or sell the recalled products.

The following products have been sold in Ontario and Quebec and may have been distributed in other provinces and territories.

These products may also have been sold in bulk or in smaller packages with or without a label and may not bear the same brand or product names as described below. The CFIA will continue its investigation into other possible importers and additional recalls may follow.

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The brands included in this recall include Big Bull, Peak Fresh Produce , Sierra Madre Produce, Markon First Crop, Markon Essentials, RioBlue, ProSource, Rio Valley, Imperial Fresh. 

The recall applies to whole raw onions delivered under these brands between July 1st, 2021 and August 31st, 2021.