Royal Fields Poppy Seeds

Royal Fields Poppy Seeds 250g, 500g and 5kg




Date Updated: 05 July 2023

Product information

Basfoods International Pty Ltd is conducting a recall of Royal Fields Poppy Seeds 250g, 500g and 5kg. The products have been available for sale at Coles and independent food retailers in VIC.

The 500g product was also available for sale at Coles in NSW, QLD and SA (see updated recall notice below).

Date markings

Best Before 25/6/2024


The recall is due to the potential presence of a chemical (thebaine) due to unsafe
poppy seeds entering the food supply. 

Food safety hazard

Food products containing thebaine may cause illness if consumed.
Severe poisoning soon after ingestion has occurred in some people who have consumed
large amounts of poppy seeds. 

Country of origin


What to do

consumers should not eat these products and should return to the place of purchase for a
full refund and safe disposal. Any consumers concerned about their health should seek
medical advice. 

For further information please contact:

Basfoods International Pty Ltd 

03 9381 1444

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