Ag Policy

APHIS Introduces Accreditation Module on VFD

Jan 05, 2017 by USDA
USDA's Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service's (APHIS) National Veterinary Accreditation Program (NVAP) is announcing the availability of a new training, Module 29 Veterinary Feed Directive.

TAHC Adopts CWD, Trich Rules

Jan 03, 2017 by TAHC
The Texas Animal Health Commission (TAHC) held a regularly scheduled Commission meeting on December 13, 2016, at its headquarters in Austin, Texas.

Vets can "practice" VFDs with new tool

Oct 14, 2016 by GlobalVetLInk
This week, GlobalVetLINK (GVL®) released a new Veterinary Feed Record (VFR) feature that offers veterinarians a tool for managing and tracking non-VFD, feed-grade antibiotics (ie. carbadox, bacitracin, tiamulin) in i

IIAD tests system for response disease outbreak

Aug 22, 2016 by IIAD
For animal health officials, producers and veterinarians, a timely, coordinated and effective response to a multi-state animal health emergency is imperative to supporting the continuity of business that food animal ind