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Veterinary Feed Directive for Feed Distributors (video)

Please note: While some of the visuals in this video are out of date, like the screenshots of FDA.gov, the information is relevant. If you have any questions about this video, please contact AskCVM@fda.hhs.gov.

As of January 1, 2017, medically important antimicrobials in medicated feed are veterinary feed directive (VFD) drugs and the resulting VFD feed must be authorized by a licensed veterinarian and distributed and used in compliance with the VFD regulation. This video explains these changes and provides an overview of how the VFD regulation is going to affect VFD feed distributors.

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