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Musselman's Meats, L.L.C.

Address: 4030 Conrad Weiser Parkway, Womelsdorf, PA 19567
Establishment No.: m08615

USDA Inspection Report: 8 Sep 2010

Code: 04C02
Violation: 313.2

Citation: At approximately 0650 hrs Dr. [redacted] and I were performing ante mortem inspection at this Establishment. It was discovered that the holding pens located in the back of the facility held 7 swine 4 in pen one and 3 in pen two. upon further examination no water was supplied to these animals in either of the pens no plant employees were at the facility yet. When a slaughter employee did arrive we verbally informed him that the animals did not have access to any water. He stated he could not get into the building until someone from management arrives to give him access to the building. Approximately 5 minutes later Mr. [redacted] arrived and opened the facility and water was then provided to the animals Reg 9 CFR 313.2(e) states Animals shall have access to water in all holding pens and, if held longer than 24 hours, access to feed. There shall be sufficient room in the holding pen for animals held overnight to lie down Mr. [redacted] was notified verbally and in writing of this NR of this non compliance

Regulation:

313.2(e) Animals shall have access to water in all holding pens and, if held longer than 24 hours, access to feed. There shall be sufficient room in the holding pen for animals held overnight to lie down.

 

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