Putting Glass Walls on Delaware Slaughterhouses So We Can See Behind Closed Doors
Mountaire Farms of Delmarva, Delaware

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

USDA Inspection Report: 17 Jan 2012

Code: 01D01
Violation: 416.1, 416.2(b)(3)

Citation: Approximately 1955 pm while in the USDA supervisory office with Dr. and CSI- I observed a roach approximately 1 & 1/2 inches long that had come from under the file cabinet and ran under the desk. The roach was dark brown in color. There was also sitetings of roaches in the USDA lounge area on Monday January 16th. I immediately informed Q.A technician who witness the roach and removed it from under the desk. The establishment has failed to comply with 9 CFR 416.1 and 9 CFR 416.2(b) (3) of the regulatory requirements. 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.


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.

416.2(b)(3) Walls, floors, ceilings, doors, windows, and other outside openings must be constructed and maintained to prevent the entrance of vermin, such as flies, rats, and mice.

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