A Louisiana meat-packing company has recalled 20- thousand pounds of potentially bacteria-tainted cooked roast beef deli meat.
The U.S.D.A says Manda Packing Co., based in Baker, is recalling the meat that may be contaminated with Listeria.
The possibly tainted products were packed Feb. 27 and shipped for distribution and to retail deli stores in Louisiana, Florida, Alabama, and several other states.
The recall includes Manda Supreme Roast Beef, Four Star Cajun Roast Beef, Four Star Roast Beef, Cajun Prize Roast Beef, Manda Supreme Natural Roast Beef, Manda Natural Roast Beef, Manda New Orleans Style Roast Beef and Manda Whole Wet Pack Roast Beef.
Each package has a "Sell by" date of May 13, 2013, and bears the establishment number "EST. 8746A" inside the USDA mark of inspection.
Officials say the company has not received any reports of illnesses associated with the products.