Tag Archive: Part 1, vfd, William Flynn Interview
Dec 21, 2016PHT EditorComments Off on Making the transition: Tips for managing medicated feed through the Jan. 1 VFD deadlinePart 1 of an exclusive interview with William Flynn, DVM, MS, deputy director for science and policy for FDA’s Center for Veterinary Medicine, on the new VFD that took effect January 1, 2017.
Dec 16, 2016PHT EditorComments Off on Q&A: Tips for complying with the updated VFD ruleVFD News Center Q&A is a series of interviews about the updated Veterinary Feed Directive.
Dec 14, 2016PHT EditorComments Off on Opinion: VFDs — More work, same result?by Philip A. Stayer, DVM, Corporate Veterinarian, Sanderson Farms, Inc.
Dec 01, 2016PHT EditorComments Off on Less than 30 days and counting before new VFD rules take effectVeterinarians, feed mills and poultry producers are into the final stretch and now have less than 30 days to prepare for the new veterinary feed directive rules that take effect January 1, 2017.
Nov 10, 2016PHT EditorComments Off on Sneak peek: Case history of an FDA VFD inspectionRandom FDA inspections to ensure compliance with the updated veterinary feed directive (VFD) rule are understandably causing some trepidation throughout the poultry industry. Fortunately, the...
Nov 07, 2016PHT EditorComments Off on Straight talk with FDA about the VFD in poultryDan McChesney, PhD, director of surveillance and compliance for FDA’s Center of Veterinary Medicine, recently visited with Poultry Health Today to talk about the new VFD regulations and their...
Nov 02, 2016PHT EditorComments Off on Nutritionist predicts impact of new VFD rulesMost regulatory checks to ensure compliance with the new veterinary feed directive (VFD) rule will take place at feed mills, predicts an animal nutritionist.
Oct 30, 2016PHT EditorComments Off on Veterinarians can test drive VFD process by issuing a ‘VFR’Looking to get some practice writing veterinary feed directives (VFD) before the new rules kick in January 1?
Oct 27, 2016PHT EditorComments Off on Spooked by the VFD? Visit the VFD News CenterVeterinarians, feed-mill managers and producers haunted by the new veterinary feed directive (VFD) rules don’t need to hire paranormal investigators to chase away their fears.
Oct 04, 2016PHT EditorComments Off on FDA lists two principles for “judicious” antimicrobial useFDA strongly acknowledges that effective antimicrobials are critically important for combating infectious disease in both humans and animals.