Ranchers Legacy ground beef recalled due to E. coli risk

Minnesota-based Ranchers Legacy Meat Co. is recalling 1,200 pounds of ground beef products that may be contaminated with E. coli.

The affected products are packaged in plastic cryovac sealed packets, and contain various weights of ground beef.

All of the affected products were produced on November 19, and have a use by date of December 10. They have the establishment number “Est. 40264” inside the USDA mark of inspection.

Affected products include:

  • Ranchers Legacy Ground Beef Patties 77/23
  • Ranchers Legacy Ground Chuck Patties 80/20
  • Ranchers Legacy USDA Choice Ground Beef 80/20
  • Ranchers Legacy USDA Choice WD Beef Patties 80/20
  • Ranchers Legacy RD Beef Patties 80/20
  • OTG Manufacturing Chuck/Brisket RD Patties
  • Ranchers Legacy Chuck Blend Oval Beef Patties
  • Ranchers Legacy WD Chuck Blend Patties
  • Ranchers Legacy USDA Choice NAT Beef Patties 80/20
  • Ranchers Legacy NAT Beef Patties 80/20
  • Ranchers Legacy USDA Choice NAT Beef Patties 80/20
  • Ranchers Legacy Ground Chuck Blend
  • Ranchers Legacy Chuck Blend Bulk Pack NAT Patties
  • Ranchers Legacy Chuck Blend NAT Beef Patties

The USDA said a product produced on the same day and equipment as the recalled products tested positive for E. coli.

The affected beef was shipped to distributors for sales nationwide.

The USDA said the company hasn’t received any reports of illnesses associated with the consumption of the affected products.


Click here for more information on the recall from the USDA

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