Putting Glass Walls on Pennsylvania Slaughterhouses So We Can See Behind Closed Doors
Farmer’s Pride Inc.

Address: 154 West Main St, Fredricksburg, PA, 17026
Establishment No.: p1304

USDA Inspection Report: 18 Aug 2011

Code: 03J01
Violation: 417.2(c)(4), 417.6

Citation: At approximately 0617 hours while performing a zero tolerance fecal check on the west line, I observed fecal matter inside one of the ten randomly selected birds. The fecal was approximately 1/2 by 3/4 inches in size, and around the top of the thigh, dark brown in color, and semisolid matter. I took regulatory control action and stopped the line. At this time I informed First processing Manager, of my findings. The plant initiated corrective actions, and the line was restarted. The affected carcass was taken to a reprocessing station to be recleaned.The establishment has identified fecal matter as a hazard in there HACCP Plan. This deviation is in violation of (9CFR381.65(e),and 9CFR417 .2(c)(4) and the HACCP Plan CCPB3. Failure to comply with regulatory requirements could result in additional enforcement action as described in 9 CFR Part 500.


417.2(c)(4) List the procedures, and the frequency with which those procedures will be performed, that will be used to monitor each of the critical control points to ensure compliance with the critical limits;

417.6(b) Establishment personnel are not performing tasks specified in the HACCP plan;


Next Report: USDA Inspection Report: 19 Aug 2011
Previous Report: USDA Inspection Report: 16 Aug 2011

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