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Veterinary Feed Directive for Feed Distributors (video)

Please note: This video announces changes to the veterinary feed directive that have been implemented and some of the visuals, like screenshots of FDA.gov, are out of date. However, the information is still 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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