Recent News Items
September 13, 2017 - FDA warns beef and seafood processors their distribution is not in compliance with the law.
July 25, 2017 - FDA approves the first pain control medication for cattle.
June 28, 2017 - FDA issues a warning letter to a farm found to have illegal drug residue limits in edible cow tissue.
June 20, 2017 - FDA informs Veterinarians about important labeling changes to Critical Care Medications for people.
February 6, 2017 - Complaint filed against violators complying with current good manufacturing practices for medicated animal feeds.
January 3, 2017 - The FDA announces the implementation of GFI #213 and outlines continuing efforts to address antimicrobial resistance.
December 19, 2016 - The FDA issues another warning letter where excessive antibiotic residues were found.
November 28, 2016 - The FDA issues more warning letters, including oxytetracycline residues found in cow meat.
October 28, 2016 - The CVM proposes updating rules regarding tolerances for residues of new animal drugs in food.
October 14, 2016 - FDA held a webinar to discuss the recent announcement of the FSMA draft guidance's for current good manufacturing practices requirements for food for animals.
October 12, 2016 - Food Safety News reports FDA testing finds weed killer residue in honey, instant oatmeal.
October 5, 2016 - FDA rejects rice imports following pesticide violations. Read more at USARice.
October 3, 2016 - The FDA remains diligent, issuing more warning letters regarding food safety violations.