Hannaford supermarkets is recalling ground beef products as part of a nationwide recall by Cargill Incorporated.
Hannaford says it is recalling all ground beef products bought in Hannaford stores with use or freeze by dates between Oct. 11 and Oct. 31.
The recall also extends to Century Farms ground beef products purchased in Hannaford stores with use or freeze by dates between Oct. 11 and Nov. 3.
Cargill, based in Minneapolis, is recalling ground beef that may be contaminated with E. coli bacteria in 10 states, including Maine.
No illnesses have been reported, but Hannaford spokeswoman Caren Epstein says the store wants to err on the side of caution when food safety is involved.