04/23/2017 12:59 pm ET

McCain Meals USA is enacting a voluntary recall of two kinds of its hash browns as a result of the potatoes might comprise items of golf balls.

The corporate stated the frozen hash brown merchandise “could also be contaminated with extraneous golf ball supplies, that regardless of our stringent provide requirements might have been inadvertently harvested with potatoes used to make this product,” in accordance with an announcement from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration.

McCain Meals didn’t instantly reply to The Huffington Submit to elucidate how golf balls had been harvested with potatoes.

The impacted products embody Roundy’s model 2-pound baggage of frozen Southern model hash browns and Harris Teeter model 2-pound baggage of frozen Southern model hash browns.


These hash browns might comprise golf ball components. They’re being recalled.


So are these.

“Consumption of those merchandise might pose a choking hazard or different bodily damage to the mouth,” the corporate stated in a press release.

The recall impacts shoppers in 9 states. The Roundy’s merchandise had been distributed at supermarkets in Illinois and Wisconsin. The Harris Teeter merchandise had been distributed in North Carolina, South Carolina, Virginia, the District of Columbia, Delaware, Florida, Georgia and Maryland.

The FDA famous that there have been no reported accidents associated to the recalled hash browns.

The manufacturing code date is B170119, and could be discovered on the again of the merchandise.