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Crescent Duck Farm Inc.,
Address: 10 Edgar Ave, Aquebogue, NY 11931
Establishment No.: 00824 P
USDA Inspection Report: 3 Feb 2011
Citation: On February 3, 2011 at about 0630 after the plant had performed pre-operational sanitation and prior to the start of operations I observed 3 discrepancies 1. The second picker had a white and brown residue on the inside top about 2 inches in diameter. 2. The packing table has several brown spots about one fourth in diameter 3. There are white spots on the inside surface of a stainless steel tank in the holding cooler about one fourth inch in diameter. All are food contact surfaces. A regulatory control action was initiated to restrict all surfaces until corrective actions could be performed. The picker B 26859538, the packing table, B39918065 and the stainless steel tank B 23789733. Mr. was informed immediately. The Regulations in Section 416.13(a) state "Each official establishment shall conduct the pre-operational procedures in the Sanitation SOP's before the start of operations." The Regulations in Section 416.13(a) have not been met.
416.13(a) Each official establishment shall conduct the pre-operational procedures in the Sanitation SOP’s before the start of operations.