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Mountaire Farms of Delmarva, Delaware

Address: Hoosier Street and Railroad Avenue, Selbyville, DE 19975
Establishment No.: P667

USDA Inspection Report: 14 Dec 2011

Code: 06D02
Violation: 381.76(b)

Citation: At 1535 hours, while performing presentation on line # station B I observed a nonconformance score of The nonconformance defects consisted of two birds "No Viscera" (scoring . Ms. , line # supervisor and , NS First Processing Superintendent was immediately notified of the nonconformance levels. The establishment immediately reduced the line speed from Birds per minutes to B.P.M. as per the Nels Presentation log requirements. The establishment has failed to meet 9 CFR 381.76 (b) of the regulatory requirements. At 1545 hours I performed a retest and the conformance levels was found acceptable with score of The line speed was increased to BPM. A retest was performed and nonconformance levels found to be acceptable. The line speed was increased to B.P.M. This document serves as written notification that continued failure to comply with regulatory requirement(s) may result in additional regulatory or administrative action(s) as described in 9 CFR 500.


381.76(b) There are five systems of post- mortem inspection: Streamlined Inspection System (SIS) and the New Line Speed (NELS) Inspection System, both of which shall be used only for broilers and cornish game hens; the New Turkey Inspection (NTI) System, which shall be used only for turkeys; Traditional Inspection; and Ratite Inspection.

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