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La Belle Farm Inc.

Address: 504 Stanton Corner Rd, Ferndale, NY 12734
Establishment No.: p19150

USDA Inspection Report: 6 Jan 2011

Code: 06D01
Violation: 416.1, 416.3(c), 416.4(b)

Citation: At approximately 0700 hours while performing an unscheduled 01B02 procedure task prior to the start of operations I observed the following: Packing Room: - Dried product residue, black unknown matter and oxidation on the inside surface of the Vacuum Machine lid and heating elements (bars) directly above packaged products. Kill Room: - Seven inedible barrels are in disrepair with holes and cracks on the bottom surface, broken rims and dried product residue/ feathers on the inside surfaces. Seven inedible barrels rejected with US Rejected tag# B40248001. I verbally informed HACCP/ QC Technician, [redacted] and HACCP Coordinator, [redacted] immediately of the non-compliance. This is a failure to meet 9CFR 416.1, 9CFR 416.3(c) and 9CFR 416.4(b). This document serves as written notification that your failure to comply with regulatory requirement(s) could result in additional regulatory or administrative action.


416.1 Each official establishment must be operated and maintained in a manner sufficient to prevent the creation of insanitary conditions and to ensure that product is not adulterated.

416.3(c) Receptacles used for storing inedible material must be of such material and construction that their use will not result in the adulteration of any edible product or in the creation of insanitary conditions. Such receptacles must not be used for storing any edible product and must bear conspicuous and distinctive marking to identify permitted uses.

416.4(b) Non-food-contact surfaces of facilities, equipment, and utensils used in the operation of the establishment must be cleaned and sanitized as frequently as necessary to prevent the creation of insanitary conditions and the adulteration of product.


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