New Antibiotic Rules for Producers in 2017

The Veterinary Feed Directive (VFD) process is a simple one designed by a coalition of animal agriculture specialists to ensure new therapeutic animal drugs are used safely and in accordance with current science. Feed manufacturers, dealers, retailers, producers and veterinarians must insure there is adequate control of VFD products. (MGN Online)

The use and distribution of antibiotics in animal agriculture is changing and producers of all sizes need to begin preparing to adapt in the coming year. Dr. Catherine Webb, DVM, Associate Veterinarian with Lindquist Veterinary Care Center, stopped by the set of Good Morning Heartland to break it all down for us. WATCH VIDEO ABOVE or CLICK HERE to see more.

CLICK HERE to see a Fact Sheet from the FDA about Veterinary Feed Directive

CLICK HERE to learn more about Use of VFD drugs in feeds

Lindquist Veterinary Care Center

Kirksville Location:

1203 N Baltimore St

Kirksville, MO 63501


Edina Location:

Highway 6 West

Edina, MO 63537


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