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7 things to get you ready for expanded Veterinary Feed Directives

Gallery-7 things to get you ready for expanded Veterinary Feed Directives

<p>Producers, their veterinarians and feed mills (even if they are owned by the hog producer) need to get up to speed with the regulations that will be coming with the expanded Veterinary Feed Directives that go into effect Jan. 1.</p>

Jan. 1 is getting closer, and with it new regulations for Veterinary Feed Directives to be faced by livestock producers, their veterinarians and their feed mills. Along with the VFD changes, producers will find that some drugs used for livestock care will be a little more difficult to obtain.

GlobalVetLINK hosted a webinar on Thursday to get producers, veterinarians and feed mill operators and distributors all on board with the new model they will be operating under come 2017.

Here are seven things the entire supply chain needs to familiarize themselves with before Jan. 1.

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