Address: RR#2 Leona Rd, Troy, PA 16947
Establishment No.: m09784
USDA Inspection Report: 1 Feb 2012
Citation: On 2/1/2012 while observing the plant
performa zero tolerance verification procedure , i observed
approximately 8 hind quarters of beef carcasses with varying degrees
of contamination . I observed areas of fecal and or ingesti on 8
hind quartersvarying in size from small specks to smears 1/4 inch to
1 inch in width to 1-2 inches in lengths .
This is a noncompliance with 9CFR310.18 and a deviation from plants HACCP plan .
Failure to control and or eliminate this type of noncompliance could result in further regulatory and or administrative control actions.
310.18(a) Carcasses, organs, and other parts shall be handled in a sanitary manner to prevent contamination with fecal material, urine, bile, hair, dirt, or foreign matter; however, if contamination occurs, it shall be promptly removed in a manner satisfactory to the inspector.