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30,000 pounds of Tyson dino chicken recalled after reports of metal pieces found

Do you have Tyson dino nuggets in your freezer?

If so, you may want to toss them out after Tyson Foods issued a recall due to multiple reports of consumers finding pieces of metal in the popular children’s food.

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Tyson® Brand is voluntarily recalling about 30,000 pounds of frozen, fully cooked chicken “Fun Nuggets.” This includes Tyson® Brand fully cooked “Fun Nuggets” sold to retailers in 29-ounce packages. No other Tyson® brand products are affected.

"A limited number of consumers have reported they found small, pliable metal pieces in the product, and out of an abundance of caution, the company is recalling this product", according to the release.

The product was produced at one location on September 5, 2023, according to the release, and impacted products bear the product codes 2483BRV02 07, 2483BRV02 08, 2483BRV02 09, or 2483BRV02 10, establishment code P7211, with a best if used by date of September 4, 2024. Product cases may be identified by code 048153-6910, 10000048153.

They were shipped to distributors in Alabama, California, Illinois, Kentucky, Michigan, Ohio, Tennessee, Virginia and Wisconsin in 29-ounce packages, according to the release.

Consumers who have purchased the affected item should cut the UPC and date code from the packaging, discard the product and call or text 1-855-382-3101.

A comprehensive list of retail stores that subsequently received the product will be posted on USDA’s website.

Use the following link to locate the “retail distribution list.”

Consumers with questions may call 1-855-382-3101 Monday through Friday, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. CST.



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