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FDA backs GE safflower derived meal as safe for feed

FDA backs GE safflower derived meal as safe for feed

By Jane Byrne

Meal from Arcadia’s bioengineered gamma-linolenic acid (GLA) safflower seed has been approved by the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) as safe to use in cattle and poultry feeds.

AFIA objects to record retention timeframe under new VFD rule

AFIA objects to record retention timeframe under new VFD rule

By Jane Byrne

The US feed sector has questioned the reporting obligations sought under the Veterinary Feed Directive (VFD) as the FDA releases the final version of the rule that aims to bring the use of medically important antimicrobials under veterinary supervision.

US company accused of knowingly supplying tainted feed

US company accused of knowingly supplying tainted feed

By Jane Byrne

Ohio based Shur-Green Farms sold contaminated soy oil soon after an earlier shipment of the product was responsible for causing losses of $1 million and the death of 57,000 turkeys at a network of family farms in Michigan, alleges the US Food and Drug...

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