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Hilltown Pork, Inc.,
Address: 12948 Rt 22, Canaan, NY 12029
Establishment No.: m4018
USDA Inspection Report: 13 Jul 2011
Citation: On this date, while performing the scheduled task 6D01 the following was noted: - Exterior overgrowth of the grass and weeds surrounding the plant on the east and south sides exceeds the height of what is appropriate to prevent harborage of pests and rodents. Mr. was notified of this non compliance at approx. 1210 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.
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.