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Brown Packing Co., Inc.

Address: 116 Willis St. Gaffney, SC 29340
Establishment No.: m1085

USDA Inspection Report: 19 Sep 2011

Code: 01C02
Violation: 416.2(a), 416.4(d)

Citation: While on the kill floor, [redacted] informed me that he observed one fly which had landed on 1carcass#146 at 07:06 hou rs, also he observed one fly which had landed on carcass# 101at 08:00 hou rs. was notified of the non compliance, as corrective action, the affected partswere trimmed. Also, the following non compliances were observed wh ile on the kill floor(l)At 09:55 hours, I observed onefly in flight around veterinarian's head disposition area [redacted] was showed and notified.(2)At 12:00 hours, I observed two flies in flight around veterinarian'sviscera disposition [redacted] was notified.(3)At 15:00 hour, I observed 3 flies in flight around the inedible area [redacted] s showed and notified.( 4)At 15:35 hours, I observed two flies in flight around the veterinarian's head disposition area, [redacted] was observed and notified .The finding represents a failure to prevent the entry of pests into the facility and subsequent creation of in sanitary condition . This document serves as written notification that the plant failed to meet with FSIS Regulatory Requirements416.2(a),and 416.4(d). Previous plant's action is ineffective to prevent the reoccurrences. Last similar:NR#RSA2411092817N/1dated 9/17/2011

Regulation:

416.2(a) Grounds and pest control. The grounds about an establishment must be maintained to prevent conditions that could lead to insanitary conditions, adulteration of product, or interfere with inspection by FSIS program employees. Establishments must have in place a pest management program to prevent the harborage and breeding of pests on the grounds and within establishment facilities. Pest control substances used must be safe and effective under the conditions of use and not be applied or stored in a manner that will result in the adulteration of product or the creation of insanitary conditions.

416.4(d) Product must be protected from adulteration during processing, handling, storage, loading, and unloading at and during transportation from official establishments.

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