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La Belle Farm Inc.

Address: 504 Stanton Corner Rd, Ferndale, NY 12734
Establishment No.: p19150

USDA Inspection Report: 22 Feb 2011

Code: 03J01
Violation: 381.65(e), 417.2(c)

Citation: At 0745 hours while performing scheduled PBIS 03J01 task a zero tolerance for fecal in the processing area, I observed feces in the 2nd carcass of a ten carcass randomly selected sample. This fecal material was dark green in color and ranged from 1/8 to 1/4 "in size the feces was located inside the carcass on the left side close to the left lung area. I immediately stopped the evisceration line. This carcass was past the final washer, But if not detected could pose a public health issue if product enter commerce.The 03J02 procedure was initiated. And fecal contamination is a known vehicle for pathogen transmission. and Fecal material is a physical and a biological hazard. CSI immediately notified the plant supervisor Mr. [redacted] verbally and in writing in of these non-compliances failure to meet regulatory requirements. 381.65(e), 417.2(c) (4) I observed the establishment implement corrective actions by re-washing and sanitizing the affected bird. Continue failure to meet regulatory requirements could result in further enforcement actions as described in 9 CFR Part 500- Rules of Practice.

Regulation:

381.65(e) Poultry carcasses contaminated with visible fecal material shall be prevented from entering the chilling tank.

417.2(c)(4) List the procedures, and the frequency with which those procedures will be performed, that will be used to monitor each of the critical control points to ensure compliance with the critical limits;

 

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