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Hilltown Pork, Inc.,
12948 Rt 22, Canaan, NY 12029
Establishment No.: m4018
USDA Inspection Report: 28 Oct 2010
Citation: On this date while performing a scheduled 06D01 task the following was noted: - Several area in the parking areas are pitted and holding standing water, several in close proximity to the facility. This facilitates a potential problem for contamination and needs to be dealt with. Area noted were the Back of the building by the pens, the west of the building by the outside refer and storage trailer and by the front area of the loading dock. Mr. was notified of this deficiency at approximately 1135 hrs. He was also informed that this document serves as written notification that failure to comply with regulatory requirements could result in additional regulatory or administrative actions. Past Similar NRs - Previous Ineffective Plant Actions: SPS NR: 12-2010 dated 7/19/2010; NR: 9-2010 dated 5/11/2010; NR: 7-2010 dated 5/3/2010
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.