May 12, 2023

The Massachusetts Department of Public Health Advises Consumers to Discard Mung Bean Sprouts from Chang Farm

On May 9, the Massachusetts Department of Public Health sent out an alert advising consumers that Chang Farm in Whatley, MA is recalling mung bean sprouts because of the possible presence of Listeria monocytogenes contamination. The press release mentions that, “the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) announced last week that Chang Farm has voluntarily recalled all 10-pound bulk bags, as well as 12-ounce retail bags with a sell-by date of May 7, 2023. Affected products are sold under the brands Chang Farm and Nature’s Wonder.”

You can read the full advisory from the state’s health department and you can also read this press release in Arabic, Chinese, Haitian Creole, Spanish, and Portuguese.