Canada – Warning not to consume broccoli microshoots sold by Les Jardins Picoudi – Salmonella


MAPAQ in collaboration with the company Les Jardins Picoudi, based in Saint-Robert, is warning the population not to consume the product indicated in the table below, as this food is likely to contain Salmonella bacteria .

Product name Formats CUP Targeted lot
“BROCCOLI MICRO-PUSHES” 75 g 813 526 000 11 5 3 272
The product that is the subject of this advisory was available for sale at several locations across the province. It was packaged in a transparent rectangular plastic dish and sold refrigerated. The label includes, in addition to the name of the product, the words “PICOUDI”.
The operator is voluntarily recalling the product in question. He agreed with MAPAQ to disseminate this notice as a precautionary measure. It should be noted that no case of illness associated with the consumption of this food has been reported to MAPAQ to date. 
People who have this product in their possession are therefore advised not to consume it. They must either return it to the establishment where they bought it or throw it away. Even if the product does not show any signs of spoilage or a suspicious odor, it may be contaminated with Salmonella bacteria 

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