A Foster Farms chicken plant in Livingston, Calif., has been temporarily closed by the USDA Food Safety and Inspection Service because of an infestation of live cockroaches. The closure is the latest setback for Foster Farms, which was responsible for an outbreak of salmonella that sickened at least 416 people a few months ago. The FSIS did not shut down the plant during the salmonella outbreak because it is not an adulteration under the Poultry Products Inspection Act, while live pests are considered adulterants because they carry filth and bacteria.

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