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La Belle Farm Inc.

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

USDA Inspection Report: 9 Mar 2012

Code: 04B04
Violation: 381.129

Citation: On March 9-2012 at approximately 1430 hours,while performing a General labeling task I observed the following in the Packing Room.Two labeled raw ready-to-cook whole duck carcasses packaged in its immediate container and labeled are only bearing the word Duck, the name of the kind, and are not preceded by an applicable qualifying term. In addition, the labels affixed to the immediate containers of the whole duck carcasses, are defaced, blotting out the specified cut, Breast from the original product name on the principal display panel as approved. Two packages of raw ready-to-cook whole duck carcasses retained with US Retained tag#.B38785578 Further inspection revealed eight cases palletized, labeled, and ready for shipment in the Storage Cooler. All eight cases contain raw ready-to-cook whole duck carcasses packaged in its immediate container and labeled are only bearing the word Duck, the name of the kind, and are not preceded by an applicable qualifying term, and are affixed with defaced labels. Eight cases retained with US Retained tag#.B 38785578. I immediately notified Plant Supervisor Mr. [redacted] of the non-compliance. This is a failure to meet 9 CFR 381.129(a) and 9 CFR 381.117(b) . This document serves as written notification that failure to comply with regulatory requirement(s) could result in additional regulatory or administrative action(s).

Regulation:

381.129(a) No poultry product subject to the Act shall have any false or misleading labeling or any container that is so made, formed, or filled as to be misleading. However, established trade names and other labeling and containers which are not false or misleading and which are approved by the Administrator in the regulations or in specific cases are permitted.

 

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