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Brown Packing Co., Inc.

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

USDA Inspection Report: 28 Sep 2011

Code: 03J02
Violation: 310.22(a)(1)

Citation: At 16:44 hours [redacted] observed spinal cord attached to carcass half .The spinal cord was approximately 7 inches in length.Production briefly stopped : Brown Packing procedure for spinal cord remova l was not affective at this time. U.S Retain tag 832 038340 was applied to caress half [redacted] was notified the spinal cord was removed; production resumed, [redacted] stated designated employee will place ribbon onto carcasses that spinal cords are not completely removed. This document serves as written notification that your establishment failed to comply with FSIS regulatory requirements cited above. Last similar NR RSA3611091924N/1 dated 09/24/2011.

Regulation:

310.22(a)(1) The brain, skull, eyes, trigeminal ganglia, spinal cord, vertebral column (excluding the vertebrae of the tail, the transverse processes of the thoracic and lumbar vertebrae, and the wings of the sacrum), and dorsal root ganglia from cattle 30 months of age and older

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