1.7 million pounds of frozen chicken products recalled over possible Salmonella contamination

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WASHINGTON — Barber Foods is recalling more than 1.7 million pounds of frozen stuffed chicken products because they may be contaminated with Salmonella, according to the U.S. Department of Agriculture.

At least six people in Minnesota and Wisconsin became sick after eating the recalled products between April and late June, according to the USDA’s Food Safety and Inspection Service. The recall was originally announced July 2 and included 58,000 pounds of chicken products, however it was was expanded Sunday after more illnesses were reported.

The recall includes frozen, stuffed, and raw chicken packaged in six individual packages per box. The varieties include Chicken Cordon Bleu, Chicken Tenders, Chicken Kiev, and Chicken Broccoli Cheese. Here’s a full list of the products included in the recall.

The products were manufactured between Feb. 17 and May 20, and were sold at supermarkets across the U.S.

The packages included in the recall have a use/sell by date of  April 28, 2016, May 20, 2016, or July 21, 2016, and a Lot Code number 0950292102, 0950512101, or 0951132202. They are also marked with the the establishment number “P-276” inside the USDA mark of inspection.

Barber Foods is located in Portland, Maine.