Lynca Meats Newsletter – 2nd Quarter: Issue 33

July 1, 2017 12:00 pm

Lynca Growth

  • 1988: Lynca Meats started as a family business slaughtering just 100 pigs per week under the name Lynca Vark Boerdery CC.
  • 2016/2017: Lynca abattoir received the FSSC 22000 certificate for its Food safety systems.
  • 2017: Abattoir improvements received approval and go-ahead.
  • The project will improve the abattoir department in stages. Initially aiming to reach 5000 pigs slaughtered per week.
  • The final aim is to reach 7000 pigs slaughtered per week.
  • The project has started with the lairages that was moved to give way for the abattoir extension. The extension will house a new automated line, stun machine and de-hairing machine to meet the new demands for the facility.
  • In addition, to accommodate the extra pigs, two more carcass chillers, with a 300 carcasses capacity will also be added.
  • All the improvements will be done in phases which also include changes in the Deboning layout to accommodate the abattoir improvements.

Other Articles:

  • New Clinic Times
  • Fire & Feast Butchery Festival
  • Join the Choir
  • Announcements
  • Condolences
  • Workplace Safety Awareness during construction
  • Birthdays

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