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National Grain And Feed Group Analyzing Proposed Rules

The Food and Drug Administration is publishing their new set of rules under the Food Safety Modernization Act that will effect animal feed and pet food. National Grain and Feed Association is studying the proposal and will submit comments. Grain and Feed Association President Randy Gordon says this proposal is a change from the past.

He says these good manufactured practices are a key to the new rule.

Gordon says his group wants to make sure human feed rules FDA has developed matches up well with animal feed.

He says FDA needs to make sure their regulations provide the flexibility necessary for companies to continue to effectively and safely address feed safety.

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Making headlines this week

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A look at the big stories that made news this week and the headlines you may have missed.

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Americans are really angry with Washington

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Americans are angry with the handling of issues ranging from healthcare reform to the rise of Islamic State militants.

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Rail Plan Approved

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The state Rail Board approved the new South Dakota rail plan at their meeting this week.

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Siren Project Nixed

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Bidding for the emergency siren project in the lake area of Yankton closed yesterday, but at their meeting yesterday afternoon, Commission members agreed not to go ahead with the project and to reject any received bids.

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Minnesota Farm Bureau Members Lobbying Congress

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Minnesota Farm Bureau members are in Washington D.C. this week making hill visits. Cass County Farm Bureau President Miles Kuschel,…