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Humane Handling Enforcement Actions

Listed below (by date of publication and establishment) are official enforcement actions FSIS has taken against establishments that have been found in violation of the Humane Methods of Slaughter Act. This page contains official notifications of enforcement actions and restarts when the establishment has demonstrated regulatory compliance. (All documents are provided in PDF format.) Letters will be available for a period of approximately 1 year.

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Establishment / Notice of: Date of Action Date Posted
Est. 34427, Mountainair Heritage Meat Processing
Reinstatement of Suspension Apr 22, 2016 Apr 22, 2016
Suspension Held in Abeyance Mar 25, 2016 Apr 7, 2016
Suspension Mar 17, 2016 Apr 7, 2016
Est. 7491, Hartman's Butcher Shop
Deferral Apr 21, 2016 Apr 22, 2016
Intended Enforcement Mar 29, 2016 Apr 22, 2016
Est. M244W, Tyson Fresh Meats, Waterloo, IA
Suspension Held in Abeyance Apr 15, 2016 Apr 22, 2016
Suspension Apr 15, 2016 Apr 22, 2016
Est. 40091, Westminster Meats, LLC
Suspension Held in Abeyance Apr 7, 2016 Apr 22, 2016
Suspension Apr 1, 2016 Apr 22, 2016
Est. M969G, JBS Grand Island, Inc.
Suspension Held in Abeyance Apr 1, 2016 Apr 7, 2016
Suspension Apr 1, 2016 Apr 7, 2016
Est.13445, Huse's Processing, Inc.
Deferral Apr 1, 2016 Apr 7, 2016
Intended Enforcement Mar 15, 2016 Apr 7, 2016
Est. M20594, Tooele Valley Meat
Suspension Held in Abeyance Mar 31, 2016 Apr 7, 2016
Suspension Mar 30, 2016 Apr 7, 2016
Est. M1633, Abbyland Foods, Inc.
Suspension Held in Abeyance Mar 18, 2016 Apr 7, 2016
Suspension Mar 17, 2016 Apr 7, 2016
Est. 17965A, New York Custom Processing, LLC
Deferral Mar 11, 2016 Mar 17, 2016
Intended Enforcement Mar 4, 2016 Mar 17, 2016
Est. M11113, Ali International, Inc.
Suspension Held in Abeyance Mar 10, 2016 Mar 17, 2016
Suspension Mar 8, 2016 Mar 17, 2016
Est. 245E, Tyson Fresh Meats, Amarillo, TX
Suspension Held in Abeyance Mar 8, 2016 Mar 17, 2016
Suspension Mar 7, 2016 Mar 17, 2016
Deferral Feb 17, 2016 Mar 1, 2016
Intended Enforcement Feb 10, 2016 Mar 1, 2016
Est. M244W, Tyson Fresh Meats, Waterloo, IA
Deferral Mar 2, 2016 Mar 17, 2016
Intended Enforcement Feb 26, 2016 Mar 17, 2016
Est. M3S, Swift Pork Company
Deferral Feb 19, 2016 Mar 1, 2016
Intended Enforcement Feb 16, 2016 Mar 1, 2016
Est. M7644, Kota Meats, Inc.
Reinstatement of Suspension Held in Abeyance Feb 18, 2016 Mar 1, 2016
Reinstatement of Suspension Feb 17, 2016 Mar 1, 2016
Suspension Held in Abeyance Nov 5, 2015 Nov 17, 2015
Suspension Oct 28, 2015 Nov 17, 2015
Est. M12445, Kulana Foods, Ltd.
Suspension Held in Abeyance Feb 4, 2016 Feb 18, 2016
Suspension Feb 3, 2016 Feb 18, 2016
Est. M11111, Bradley's Country Store
Suspension Held in Abeyance Feb 3, 2016 Feb 18, 2016
Suspension Feb 2, 2016 Feb 18, 2016
Est. 4488, Valley Meat Packing Corporation
Suspension Held in Abeyance Jan 27, 2016 Feb 3, 2016
Suspension Jan 26, 2016 Feb 3, 2016
Est. M8120, Wood's Meat Processing, Inc.
Suspension Held in Abeyance Jan 25, 2016 Feb 3, 2016
Suspension Jan 21, 2016 Feb 3, 2016
Est. M1620, Quality Pork Processors
Suspension Held in Abeyance Jan 20, 2016 Feb 3, 2016
Suspension Jan 20, 2016 Feb 3, 2016
Deferral Nov 19, 2015 Nov 20, 2015
Intended Enforcement Nov 12, 2015 Nov 20, 2015
Est. M34664, Cascade Food Corporation
Reinstatement of Suspension Held in Abeyance Jan 27, 2016 Jan 29, 2016
Reinstatement of Suspension Jan 26, 2016 Jan 29, 2016
Suspension Held in Abeyance Nov 4, 2015 Nov 17, 2015
Suspension Oct 28, 2015 Nov 17, 2015
Est. M562, JBS Green Bay
Deferral Jan 19, 2016 Jan 22, 2016
Intended Enforcement Jan 15, 2016 Jan 22, 2016
Est. M262, National Beef Packing Co., LLC
Suspension Held in Abeyance Jan 15, 2016 Jan 22, 2016
Suspension Jan 15, 2016 Jan 22, 2016
Est. M17776, Trenton Halal Meat Packing Company
Suspension Held in Abeyance Jan 15, 2016 Jan 22, 2016
Suspension Jan 14, 2016 Jan 22, 2016
Est. M4979, Mountain Meat Packing, Inc.
Suspension Held in Abeyance Jan 14, 2016 Jan 22, 2016
Suspension Jan 13, 2016 Jan 22, 2016
Est. M20172, American Butchers, LLC
Reinstatement of Suspension Held in Abeyance Jan 14, 2016 Jan 22, 2016
Reinstatement of Suspension Jan 12, 2016 Jan 22, 2016
Suspension Held in Abeyance Dec 4, 2015 Dec 11, 2015
Suspension Dec 1, 2015 Dec 11, 2015
Est. M3W, Swift Pork Company
Reinstatement of Suspension Held in Abeyance Jan 12, 2016 Jan 15, 2016
Reinstatement of Suspension Jan 11, 2016 Jan 15, 2016
Suspension Held in Abeyance Dec 18, 2015 Jan 15, 2016
Suspension Dec 18, 2015 Jan 15, 2016
Deferral Nov 27, 2015 Jan 15, 2016
Est. M86R, Cargill Meat Solutions
Deferral Dec 21, 2015 Dec 28, 2015
Intended Enforcement Dec 11, 2015 Dec 28, 2015
Est. M5883, Mountain Meadows Lamb Corporation
Deferral Dec 17, 2015 Dec 22, 2015
Intended Enforcement Dec 9, 2015 Dec 22, 2015
Est. M21938/P21938, EcoFriendly Foods
Suspension Held in Abeyance Dec 17, 2015 Dec 22, 2015
Suspension Nov 13, 2015 Dec 22, 2015
Est. M791, Clemons Food Group
Deferral Dec 10, 2015 Dec 22, 2015
Intended Enforcement Nov 30, 2015 Dec 22, 2015
Est. 40106M, Cherry Meat Company
Suspension Held in Abeyance Dec 8, 2015 Dec 11, 2015
Reinstatement of Suspension Dec 3, 2015 Dec 11, 2015
Suspension Held in Abeyance May 15, 2015 May 29, 2015
Reinstatement of Suspension May 13, 2015 May 15, 2015
Suspension Held in Abeyance Mar 31, 2015 Apr 24, 2015
Suspension Mar 30, 2015 Apr 24, 2015
Est. M21898, Dakota Pack, Inc.
Reinstatement of Suspension Held in Abeyance Dec 2, 2015 Dec 11, 2015
Reinstatement of Suspension Dec 1, 2015 Dec 11, 2015
Suspension Held in Abeyance Oct 30, 2015 Nov 17, 2015
Suspension Oct 29, 2015 Nov 17, 2015
Est. M8404, Stripling's General Store
Suspension Held in Abeyance Nov 19, 2015 Nov 24, 2015
Suspension Nov 18, 2015 Nov 24, 2015
Deferral Sep 14, 2015 Sep 16, 2015
Intended Enforcement Sep 3, 2015 Sep 16, 2015
Est. M548, Yosemite Meat and Locker Service
Deferral Nov 19, 2015 Nov 24, 2015
Intended Enforcement Nov 12, 2015 Nov 24, 2015
Est. M245C, Tyson Fresh Meats, Inc., Dakota City, NE
Deferral Nov 18, 2015 Nov 24, 2015
Intended Enforcement Nov 13, 2015 Nov 24, 2015
Est. 13054, H & B Packing Co., Inc.
Deferral Nov 18, 2015 Nov 24, 2015
Intended Enforcement Nov 9, 2015 Nov 24, 2015
Est. 32158, The Royal Butcher
Suspension Held in Abeyance Nov 12, 2015 Nov 24, 2015
Suspension Nov 11, 2015 Nov 11, 2015
Est. 9704, Springfield Meat. Co.
Suspension Held in Abeyance Nov 12, 2015 Nov 24, 2015
Suspension Nov 10, 2015 Nov 24, 2015
Est. M717CR, Smithfield Farmland Corporation
Suspension Held in Abeyance Nov 10, 2015 Nov 24, 2015
Suspension Nov 9, 2015 Nov 24, 2015
Deferral Sep 30, 2015 Oct 15, 2015
Intended Enforcement Sep 28, 2015 Oct 15, 2015
Est. 44950, Schrader Farms Meat Market
Deferral Nov 18, 2015 Nov 19, 2015
Intended Enforcement Nov 3, 2015 Nov 17, 2015
Suspension Held in Abeyance May 18, 2015 May 29, 2015
Suspension May 14, 2015 May 29, 2015
Est. M7421A, University of Georgia Meat Plant
Suspension Held in Abeyance Nov 6, 2015 Nov 19, 2015
Suspension Nov 5, 2015 Nov 19, 2015
Est. M244I, Tyson Fresh Meats, Logansport, IN
Suspension Reinstatement Held in Abeyance Oct 28, 2015 Nov 19, 2015
Suspension Reinstated Oct 28, 2015 Nov 19, 2015
Suspension Held in Abeyance Sep 18, 2015 Oct 9, 2015
Suspension Reinstated Sep 17, 2015 Oct 9, 2015
Suspension Held in Abeyance Aug 19, 2015 Sep 11, 2015
Suspension Aug 19, 2015 Sep 11, 2015
Est. M818, J.H. Routh Packing  Company
Suspension Held in Abeyance Oct 22, 2015 Nov 19, 2015
Suspension Reinstated Oct 19, 2015 Oct 20, 2015
Suspension Reinstatement Held in Abeyance Oct 6, 2015 Oct 9, 2015
Suspension Reinstated Oct 5, 2015 Oct 9, 2015
Suspension Held in Abeyance Sep 24, 2015 Oct 9, 2015
Suspension Sep 23, 2015 Oct 9, 2015
Est. M45533, MSU Meat Laboratory
Suspension Held in Abeyance Nov 12, 2015 Nov 17, 2015
Suspension Nov 2, 2015 Nov 17, 2015
Est. M18691, Landes Fresh Meats, Inc.
Suspension Held in Abeyance Oct 29, 2015 Nov 17, 2015
Suspension Oct 27, 2015 Nov 17, 2015
Est. M46821, Crazy Clover Butcher Shop
Suspension Held in Abeyance Nov 2, 2015 Nov 6, 2015
Suspension Jan 14, 2015 Nov 6, 2015
Est. M4975, Dale T. Smith's
Reinstatement of Suspension Held in Abeyance Oct 16, 2015 Nov 6, 2015
Reinstatement of Suspension Oct 16, 2015 Nov 6, 2015
Suspension Held in Abeyance Aug 25, 2015 Sep 11, 2015
Suspension Aug 25, 2015 Sep 11, 2015
Est. M/P 8080, Hillshire Brands Company
Deferral Oct 16, 2015 Nov 6, 2015
Intended Enforcement Oct 13, 2015 Nov 6, 2015
Est. M9270, Mt. Angel Meat Company
Suspension Held in Abeyance Oct 15, 2015 Nov 6, 2015
Suspension Oct 14, 2015 Nov 6, 2015
Est. M9228, Carlton Packing Company
Deferral Oct 14, 2015 Nov 6, 2015
Intended Enforcement Oct 9, 2015 Nov 6, 2015
Est. M8330, C & F Meat Company
Suspension Held in Abeyance Sep 30, 2015 Oct 15, 2015
Reinstatement of Suspension Sep 25, 2015 Oct 15, 2015
Suspension Held in Abeyance Jun 3, 2015 Jun 19, 2015
Reinstatement of Suspension May 29, 2015 Jun 19, 2015
Suspension Held in Abeyance May 7, 2015 May 29, 2015
Suspension May 5, 2015 May 29, 2015
Est. M17301, Yoder Brothers Meat Processing, Inc.
Suspension Held in Abeyance Jun 8, 2015 Jun 12, 2015
Reinstatement of Suspension Jun 3, 2015 Jun 12, 2015
Suspension Jan 21, 2015 Jun 12, 2015
Est. M27435, Grahams Organic Meats, LLC
Suspension Held in Abeyance Sep 25, 2015 Oct 9, 2015
Suspension Sep 24, 2015 Oct 9, 2015
Est. M6785,  Bob Evans Farms, Inc.
Suspension Held in Abeyance Sep 24, 2015 Oct 9, 2015
Suspension Sep 22, 2015 Oct 9, 2015
Est. M44829, Flying W Farms, LLC
Deferral Sep 8, 2015 Sep 16, 2015
Intended Enforcement Sep 1, 2015 Sep 16, 2015
Est. 4763, P&N Packing
Suspension Held in Abeyance Sep 2, 2015 Sep 16, 2015
Suspension Aug 31, 2015 Sep 16, 2015
Est. 9542/P-9542, Lemay and Sons Beef
Suspension Held in Abeyance Sep 9, 2015 Sep 11, 2015
Suspension Aug 27, 2015 Sep 11, 2015
Est. 21867, Palumbo's Meat Market
Deferral Sep 1, 2015 Sep 11, 2015
Intended Enforcement Aug 27, 2015 Sep 11, 2015
Est. M8550, Henry Kohn, Inc. t/a Burlington Beef
Deferral Sep 1, 2015 Sep 11, 2015
Intended Enforcement Aug 20, 2015 Sep 11, 2015
Est. 34122, Community Ag. Development Center
Suspension Held in Abeyance Aug 26, 2015 Sep 11, 2015
Suspension Aug 24, 2015 Sep 11, 2015
Est. 7041B/P-7041, Beltex Corporation
Suspension Held in Abeyance Aug 25, 2015 Sep 11, 2015
Suspension Aug 21, 2015 Sep 11, 2015
Est. M33845, Top Choice Custom Meats
Reinstatement of Suspension Held in Abeyance Sep 1, 2015 Sep 9, 2015
Reinstatement of Suspension Aug 12, 2015 Aug 21, 2015
Suspension Held in Abeyance Jul 14, 2015 Jul 21, 2015
Suspension Jul 9, 2015 Jul 21, 2015
Est. M/P2936, Winter Meat, Inc.
Suspension Held in Abeyance Aug 12, 2015 Aug 27, 2015
Suspension Aug 11, 2015 Aug 27, 2015
Est. M39929, Puget Sound Meat Producers Cooperative
Suspension Held in Abeyance Aug 13, 2015 Aug 21, 2015
Suspension Aug 5, 2015 Aug 21, 2015
Est. M6063A, Central Valley Meat Co., Inc.
Deferral Aug 13, 2015 Aug 21, 2015
Intended Enforcement Aug 1, 2015 Aug 21, 2015
Est. 21554, Grizzly's Custom Cutting, Inc.
Suspension Held in Abeyance Aug 10, 2015 Aug 21, 2015
Suspension Aug 6, 2015 Aug 21, 2015
Est. M33971, McNees Meats and Wholesale, LLC
Suspension Held in Abeyance Aug 4, 2015 Aug 21, 2015
Suspension Aug 3, 2015 Aug 21, 2015
Est. M/P 21585, Kiowa Locker System, LLC
Suspension Held in Abeyance Jul 30, 2015 Aug 21, 2015
Suspension Jul 29, 2015 Aug 21, 2015
Est. M7785, Huettl's Locker and Dressing Plant
Reinstatement of Notice of Suspension Held in Abeyance Jul 13, 2015 Aug 21, 2015
Reinstatement of Suspension Jul 7, 2015 Jul 9, 2015
Suspension Held in Abeyance Jun 4, 2015 Jun 19, 2015
Suspension Jun 2, 2015 Jun 19, 2015
Est. 44101, Kitsler's Butcher Shop
Suspension Held in Abeyance Aug 6, 2015 Aug 7, 2015
Suspension Jul 14, 2015 Aug 7, 2015
Est. M372, Pioneer Packing Company, Inc.
Deferral Jul 30, 2015 Aug 7, 2015
Intended Enforcement Jul 24, 2015 Aug 7, 2015
Est. M2316, Fruitland American Meats
Reinstatement of Suspension Jul 29, 2015 Aug 7, 2015
Suspension Held in Abeyance Jul 24, 2015 Aug 7, 2015
Suspension Jul 21, 2015 Aug 7, 2015
Est. M40169, Salazar Natural Meats, Inc.
Suspension Held in Abeyance Jul 23, 2015 Jul 28, 2015
Reinstatement of Suspension Jul 9, 2015 Jul 28, 2015
Est. M19511, Thomas Brothers Abattoir
Deferral Jul 14, 2015 Jul 28, 2015
Intended  Enforcement Jul 2, 2015 Jul 28, 2015
Est. MP5536, Banner Creek, LLC
Deferral Jul 10, 2015 Jul 21, 2015
Intended Enforcement Jul 2, 2015 Jul 21, 2015
Est. M45422, Messina Meats
Suspension Held in Abeyance Jul 10, 2015 Jul 21, 2015
Suspension Jun 30, 2015 Jul 21, 2015
Est. M19697, Chaudhry Meat Company
Deferral Jul 2, 2015 Jul 9, 2015
Intended Enforcement Jun 26, 2015 Jul 9, 2015
Est. M6785, Bob Evans Farms, Inc.
Deferral Jul 1, 2015 Jul 9, 2015
Intended Enforcement Jun 24, 2015 Jul 9, 2015
Est. M17410, Deutschland Foods, Inc.
Suspension Held in Abeyance Jun 25, 2015 Jul 9, 2015
Suspension Jun 25, 2015 Jul 9, 2015
Est. M8066, James Meat Company, Inc.
Suspension Held in Abeyance Jun 12, 2015 Jun 30, 2015
Suspension Jun 11, 2015 Jun 30, 2015
Est. 4763, P&N Packing, Inc.
Deferral Jun 5, 2015 Jun 19, 2015
Intended Enforcement Jun 4, 2015 Jun 19, 2015
Est. M5439, Kleemeyer and Merkel, Inc.
Reinstatement of Suspension Held in Abeyance Jun 1, 2015 Jun 4, 2015
Reinstatement of Suspension May 21, 2015 May 29, 2015
Reinstatement of Suspension Held in Abeyance May 4, 2015 May 15, 2015
Reinstatement of Suspension Apr 30, 2015 May 15, 2015
Reinstatement of Suspension Held in Abeyance Mar 27, 2015 Apr 9, 2015
Reinstatement of Suspension Mar 26, 2015 Apr 9, 2015
Suspension Held in Abeyance Jan 16, 2015 Feb 3, 2015
Suspension Jan 14, 2015 Feb 3, 2015
Est. 34427, Mountainair Heritage Meat Processing
Suspension Held in Abeyance May 22, 2015 Jun 4, 2015
Suspension May 21, 2015 Jun 4, 2015
Est. M46006, Natures Fed
Reinstatement of Notice of Suspension Held in Abeyance May 22, 2015 Jun 4, 2015
Reinstatement of Suspension Apr 27, 2015 May 1, 2015
Suspension Held in Abeyance Apr 17, 2015 May 1, 2015
Suspension Apr 13, 2015 May 1, 2015
Est. 45029, Vermont Packinghouse, LLC
Deferral May 26, 2015 May 29, 2015
Intended Enforcement May 14, 2015 May 29, 2015
Est. M40432, Callicrate Cattle Company
Suspension Held in Abeyance May 26, 2015 May 29, 2015
Reinstatement of Suspension May 5, 2015 May 15, 2015
Suspension Held in Abeyance Apr 20, 2015 May 1, 2015
Reinstatement of Suspension Apr 1, 2015 May 1, 2015
Est. M45468, The Meat Shop
Suspension Held in Abeyance May 8, 2015 May 29, 2015
Suspension May 7, 2015 May 29, 2015
Est. 8565, Locker Plant, LLC
Suspension Held in Abeyance May 7, 2015 May 15, 2015
Suspension Apr 29, 2015 May 15, 2015
Est. 7041, Beltex Corp., dba Frontier Meats
Suspension Held in Abeyance May 4, 2015 May 15, 2015
Suspension Apr 29, 2015 May 15, 2015
Est. M8, Iowa Premium Beef, LLC
Suspension Held in Abeyance May 1, 2015 May 15, 2015
Suspension May 1, 2015 May 15, 2015
Est. M6555, Fayette Packing Company, Inc.
Suspension Held in Abeyance Apr 30, 2015 May 15, 2015
Reinstatement of Suspension Apr 23, 2015 May 1, 2015
Suspension Held in Abeyance Apr 17, 2015 May 1, 2015
Suspension Apr 16, 2015 May 1, 2015
Est. M7717, White's Wholesale Meats
Suspension Held in Abeyance Apr 22, 2015 May 13, 2015
Suspension Apr 21, 2015 May 13, 2015
Est. 45176, The Local Butcher
Suspension Held in Abeyance Apr 16, 2015 May 1, 2015
Suspension Apr 15, 2015 May 1, 2015
Est. 17965, Gold Medal Packing, Inc.
Deferral Apr 16, 2015 May 1, 2015
Intended Enforcement Apr 7, 2015 May 1, 2015
Est. 3D, Swift Beef Company
Deferral Apr 16, 2015 May 1, 2015
Intended Enforcement Apr 3, 2015 May 1, 2015
Est. M995, JBS Swift & Co.
Suspension Held in Abeyance Apr 10, 2015 May 1, 2015
Suspension Apr 9, 2015 May 1, 2015
Est. M6682, Ganaderos Alvarado, Inc.
Suspension Held in Abeyance Mar 31, 2015 Apr 24, 2015
Suspension Mar 31, 2015 Apr 24, 2015
Est. M46428, Burk Ridge Farms
Suspension Held in Abeyance Mar 31, 2015 Apr 9, 2015
Suspension Mar 20, 2015 Apr 9, 2015
Est. 4528/P-4528, Cudlin's Market
Suspension Held in Abeyance Mar 27, 2015 Apr 9, 2015
Suspension Mar 25, 2015 Apr 9, 2015


See Also: Humane Handling Quarterly Reports

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Room 2166 South Building
14th and Independence Avenue, SW
Washington, DC 20250-3700
Phone: (202) 720-2109
Fax: (202) 690-3023
Email: fsis.foia@usda.gov

 

Last Modified Apr 22, 2016