Livestock Producers, Veterinarians Face Increased Oversight on Antibiotic Use
Victoria G. Myers
California’s legislature is being given kudos for passing a tough bill aimed at halting the development of antibiotic resistant bacteria. Senate Bill 27 (SB 27) adds a level of regulation to the FDA’s implementation of GFI No. 209, commonly referred to within the livestock industry as the Veterinary Feed Directive (VFD).