Defective Product Alert: Strategy® Horse Feed and Layena® Poultry Feed recalled

Legal News for Product Liability Attorneys. Purina Mills, LLC, in participation with the FDA, recalled defective Strategy® Horse Feed and Layena® Poultry Feed.

Product liability lawyer alert- FDA announced product safety recall of defective horse and poultry feed due to potential health hazards to animal consumers.

St. Louis, MO– Purina Mills, LLC, in cooperation with the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) http://www.fda.gov, has issued a voluntary recall of 50-pound bags of Strategy® Professional Formula GX horse feed and Layena® SunFresh® Recipe Pellet poultry feed due to the potential health hazards they may pose to animal consumers. The FDA announced the product safety recall on Friday, April 16, 2010.

According to the FDA, “The recall is being implemented due to the discovery of metal fragments in a limited number of bags from one of the Strategy® product lots. At the time the recall was issued, five customer complaints had been received.” The recalled horse and poultry feed were produced in Nashville, Tennessee on March 24th and 25th, 2010. The 50-pound bags of Strategy® Professional Formula GX horse feed and Layena® SunFresh® Recipe Pellet poultry feed were then sent to retailers and dealers in Mississippi, Arkansas, Alabama, Tennessee, Kentucky, Indiana, Missouri and Virginia.

The horse and poultry feed affected by the product safety recall include the following:

Description— Strategy® Professional Formula GX
Formula #— 35SS
Item #— 0066547
Lot #— 0MAR24NST1A1

Description— Strategy® Professional Formula GX
Formula #— 35SS
Item #— 0066547
Lot #— 0MAR24NST2A1

Description— Layena® SunFresh® Recipe Pellet
Formula #— 61R3
Item #— 0056922
Lot #— 0MAR25NST2A1

Consumers who have purchased the potentially tainted 50-pound bags of Strategy® Professional Formula GX horse feed and Layena® SunFresh® Recipe Pellet poultry feed have been urged to return the recalled product to the dealer for a replacement product. Purina Mills, LLC can be reached at the Nashville Customer Service at (800) 424-5234 for further information regarding the product safety recall.

Legal News Reporter: Sandra Quinlan- Legal News for Product Liability Lawyers.

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