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2017 brings changes to Veterinary Feed Directive

By on March 6, 2017

Antibiotic use in animal agriculture has been the subject of scientific and policy debate for many years. The U.S. Food and Drug Administration continues to study ways to limit the use in livestock of antimicrobial drugs that are medically important to humans.

Today’s Topic: FDA pulls back on proposed rule that would affect use of brewers’ spent grains

By on April 29, 2014

Agriculture Commissioner Steve Troxler sits down each week with Southern Farm Network’s Rhonda Garrison to discuss “Today’s Topic.” On April 24, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration announced it would revise its proposed animal-feed rule after getting an earful from