Topps Meat has announced a recall of ground beef of 21.7 million pounds...one of the largest in U.S. history.
The products are all ground beef patties with various brand names. The hamburger patties may be contaminated with E. Coli. Illnesses are now under investigation in 8 states. The products being recalled have a "sell by date" or a "best if used by date" between September 25, 2007, and September 25, 2008. For more information about the recall, see link below.