MATTOON, IL (KFVS)- Rural King Distributing of Mattoon, IL is recalling 205 tons of Deer Corn, because it has the potential to be contaminated with aflatoxin.
Aflatoxin is a naturally occurring mold by-product, according to the Food and Drug Administration.
Animals that have consumed the recalled product may exhibit symptoms of illness including sluggishness, unthriftiness, or lethargy combined with a reluctance to eat, yellowish tint to the eyes, or diarrhea.
Consumption of feed containing high amounts of aflatoxin can be deadly to some animals, according to the FDA.
Deer Corn was distributed to 63 retail stores in Illinois, Indiana, Missouri, Tennessee, Kentucky, Ohio, and Michigan.
There are Rural King locations in Benton, Carbondale, Harrisburg, Marion, and Murphysboro, Illinois.
Deer Corn is packaged in a green, black, and brown camouflage bags weighing 50 lbs. The product UPC Code is 689139348193.