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A History of Antibiotics

January 1, 2017 marked the official start date of the FDA issued Veterinary Feed Directive (VFD). Consumers wanting to purchase animal feed, formulated with select antibiotics, are now required to present a VFD, written by a licensed veterinarian, at the time of purchase. So, why exactly does the FDA care about the type of livestock feed consumers purchase? 

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7 Questions You Wanted to Ask About Antibiotics in Animal Feed...But Were Afraid to Ask!


Question 1: Why are antibiotics in animal feed in the first place?

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