Designed to assist veterinarians issuing a Veterinary Feed Directive (VFD) for beef cattle, the VFD Calculator App will calculate the appropriate drug concentrations in order to issue a VFD that will conform to label directions.
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Vitalix announced today that they have launched a new equine lick tub, Equine DEveloper, that promotes immunity and overall health of all classes of horses. The product is formulated with patent-pending natural Strong Animals® technologies and does not require… Continue reading
PARSIPPANY, N.J., Feb. 27, 2017 — To benefit veterinarians and their busy schedules amid the implementation of the new Veterinary Feed Directive (VFD) regulation, Zoetis has introduced a mobile application for use on smartphones, helping simplify the process of writing… Continue reading
The transition of many antibiotics used in feed such as Chlortetracycline (CTC) from over the counter (OTC) to veterinary feed directive (VFD) status has highlighted some issues with including CTC in the diet of cows.
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Livestock producers must become familiar with a new directive regulating certain medications that can be added to the animals’ feed, according to Gerald Stokka, North Dakota State University Extension Service veterinarian and livestock stewardship specialist.
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Purina Animal Nutrition has selected the RxExpress™ software platform from New Planet Technologies as its tool to help meet feed documentation requirements of the Veterinary Feed Directive (VFD). This federal regulation mandates documentation of a veterinarian’s approval to feed or… Continue reading