Hard-Boiled Egg Recall

We told you a little about the listeria recall on today's show. Here are more details so you can keep your family safe.

34 states have recalled hard-cooked eggs due to listeria contamination.

The detection occured in the Michael Foods' Wakefield, Nebraska plant which distributes cooked and peeled eggs to companies in the various states.

The recall includes eggs under six brand names -- Columbia Valley Farms, GFS, Glenview Farms, Papetti's, Silverbrook, and Wholesome Farms -- bearing lot codes of 1 LOT 1350W through 1 LOT 2025W and expiration dates ranging from 1/30/2012 to 3/10/2012.


Alabama, Arkansas, Arizona, California, Colorado, Florida, Georgia, Iowa, Illinois, Indiana, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Minnesota, Michigan, Missouri, Mississippi, Montana, North Carolina, North Dakota, Nebraska, New Jersey, Nevada, Ohio, Oklahoma, Oregon, Pennsylvania, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas, Utah, Washington, Wisconsin, and West Virginia.


Listeria symptoms can appear anywhere from three days to two years after eating the contaminated food. Symptoms include fever, stick neck, muscle aches, headache, confusion, loss of balance or convulsions.