Feed screening can curb the threat of feed contamination

“Waiter, there’s a fly in my soup.” “Don’t worry, he won’t eat much.” I’ve always been able to appreciate a light-hearted, albeit nerdy joke. But tell it to a feed producer, and you might face a more serious reaction; they’re less likely to laugh when a fly lands in their soup, or more importantly when contaminants, such as metal or … Read More

FDA Pushes FSMA Compliance Inspections Dates to Fall 2018

The American Feed Industry Association (AFIA) commends the Food and Drug Administration for announcing today that it has effectively delayed inspections for animal food facilities to be in compliance with some parts of the animal food rule within the Food Safety Modernization Act (FSMA) until fall 2018. Dr. Steve Solomon, director of the FDA’s Center for Veterinary Medicine, told an … Read More