Authors as Published

Ellen Maurer, Doctor of Veterinary Medicine and Master of Public Health Candidate, Virginia-Maryland College of Veterinary Medicine; Katharine Knowlton, Professor, Dairy Science, Virginia Tech; Amy Pruden, Professor, Civil and Environmental Engineering, Virginia Tech; and Amber Vallotton, Extension Specialist, Horticulture, Virginia Tech

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This factsheet describes the Veterinary Feed Directive as set forth by the FDA, explaining how livestock producers are impacted, and how the VFD can help slow the development of antibiotic resistance. 

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Publication Date

October 26, 2017