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U.S. Department of Health and Human Services

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Pennsylvania Dairy Farm Agrees to Stop Improper Medication

July 30, 2010

Owners agree to keep illegal drug residues out of animals sold for human consumption

A Pennsylvania dairy farm has agreed to abide by federal regulations that protect meat from illegal drug residues caused by the unapproved medication of cattle before slaughter, as part of a consent decree of permanent injunction obtained by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration.


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Issued by: FDA, Center for Veterinary Medicine

Communications Staff, HFV-12

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