Safeway Recalls Field Cucumbers Over Salmonella Scare

Safeway Recalls Field Cucumbers Over Salmonella Scare

Field cucumbers in bulk, unwrapped (CFIA / HANDOUT)

SafewayField cucumbers sold at various Safeway stores are being recalled due to possible Salmonella contamination.

The produce was sold in stores in Ontario, Manitoba, Saskatchewan, Alberta and British Columbia.

The Canadian Food Inspection Agency says the recall applies to fresh field cucumbers sold in bulk, unwrapped and various in-store produced products that contain cucumbers, such as Greek salad, vegetable trays, sushi and sandwiches purchased from Safeway on or before September 6, 2015. The UPC includes PLU 4062.

Consumers who are unsure if they have purchased affected products should check with their Safeway store.

Recalled products should be thrown out or returned to the store where they were purchased.