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Natural Acres Meats (dba Troutman & Sons)

Address: 428 White Top Rd, Middleburg, PA 17842
Establishment No.: m09832

USDA Inspection Report: 4 Oct 2010

Code: 06D01
Violation: 416.2(b)(1), 416.2(b)(2), 416.2(b)(3)

Citation: While performing ISP 06D01 the following noncompliance's were found at establishment 09832: The east wall of the large cooler has several holes in the wall covering from what appears to be from moving carcasses and allowing the carcasses to contact the wall surfaces. These holes and or fractures range in sizes of 2 inches and up to 6 inches in size. The double doors in the loading area has torn pieces of flashing and a hole at the bottom edge that is approximately 1 1/2 inches by 1 inch in size, which would allow entrance of vermin. I notified Mr. [redacted] of the violation of 9 CFR 416.2(b)(1), 416.2(b)(2), and 416.2 (b)(3).

Regulation:

416.2(b)(1) Construction. Establishment buildings, including their structures, rooms, and compartments must be of sound construction, be kept in good repair, and be of sufficient size to allow for processing, handling, and storage of product in a manner that does not result in product adulteration or the creation of insanitary conditions.

416.2(b)(2) Walls, floors, and ceilings within establishments must be built of durable materials impervious to moisture and be cleaned and sanitized as necessary to prevent adulteration of product or the creation of insanitary conditions.

416.2(b)(3) Walls, floors, ceilings, doors, windows, and other outside openings must be constructed and maintained to prevent the entrance of vermin, such as flies, rats, and mice.

 

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