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Brown Packing Co., Inc.

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

USDA Inspection Report: 18 Nov 2011

Code: 01C02
Violation: 416.13(c), 416.4(d), 416.2(a)

Citation: Approximately 1042 hours [redacted] identified an ant on the backside of a carcass wh ile at evisceration station of the kill floor. Production briefly stopped; U.S Retain tag 832 037143 was applied to carcass half. [redacted] was notified and shown non compliance. The ant was killed, and the contaminated surface was trimmed.Production resumed at 1044 hours. No preventive measures were given at thistime. This document serves as written notification that your Establishment failed to comply with FSIS regulatory requirements cited above. Last Similar NR RSA1015114110N/1 dated 11/10/2011.


416.13(c) Each official establishment shall monitor daily the implementation of the procedures in the Sanitation SOPís.

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

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.

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