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Hubbard Feeds Inc. Announces an Expanded Voluntary Recall of Hubbard Life Homestead FastGrow Poultry Feed in Indiana, Michigan and Illinois Due to Elevated Calcium


(507) 388-9645

(507) 388-9421

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE - Sept 4, 2013 Hubbard Feeds Inc. announced today a voluntary recall of  three additional lots of Hubbard Life Homestead FASTGROW AM.0125 NAB/NAB MEDICATED because of elevated calcium levels that may be harmful to chickens and turkeys. This voluntary recall is the result of identification of additional lot numbers through assays by the FDA related  to a voluntary recall  of the same product  on July 2, 2013. No adverse events or complaints have been reported to date for the three additional  lots listed below.  Chickens and turkeys exposed to these lots may exhibit  decresed feed intake, decreased growth rate or death. If poultry producers observe animals that have consumed product from  this particular lot number and have any of these symptoms producers should contact their local veterinarian for assistance.

The recall is limited to the following item and associated lot numbers:

Item No:34739-2

Hubbard Life Homestead FASTGROW AM.0125 NAP/NAB MEDICATED (Complete Chicken Starter/Grower/Finisher/Broiler Feed, Complete Turkey Grower/Finisher)

Lot Number: B00578954 (corrected lot number)


This product was sold in Indiana, Michigan and Illinois through retail feed stores. The Hubbard Life Homestead FASTGROW AM.0125 NAP/NAB MEDICATED is packaged in 50 lb. bags. The lot numbers will be found on the bottom of the label.

Packages associated with this lot number contained levels of calcium that exceeded formulated nutrient levels. Poultry producers who have purchased Hubbard Life Homestead FASTGROW AM.0125 NAP/NAB MEDICATED with the lot numbers listed above should discontinue use of the product and return the unused portion to the place of purchase for a full refund. Poultry producers with questions may contact Hubbard Feeds Inc., during normal business hours, Monday through Friday 8 am - 5 pm, Central Time 507-388-9645.

This voluntary recall is being made with the knowledge of the Food and Drug Administration.




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