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Meat, salads recalled due to listeria contamination

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Nineteen thousand pounds of ready-to-eat food  may be contaminated with listeria.

Garden Fresh Foods has recalled numerous salads and dips which were distributed nationwide under several brand names.

Among the brands affected are Spartan, Market Pantry, Archer Farms, D'Amico and Sons, Roundy's, Grandpa's, Maggie's, Finest Traditions , Garden Fresh, Weis, and Portillio's.

More than 70 different dips, pasta salads, potato salads, chicken salads and other products are named in the recall.

There have been no reports of illness because of the food, but Listeria can induce miscarriages and cause serious illnesses in people with weakened immune systems.

Click here for a full list of recalled products.

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