AFIA releases biosecurity guidance

AFIA releases biosecurity guidance

AFIA has developed bioterrorism guidelines for the feed and ingredient manufacturing industries.

IN the aftermath of the Sept. 11, 2001, terrorist attacks, the government asked animal agriculture industries to release guidelines to their manufacturing facilities on protecting the nation's agricultural assets.

The American Feed Industry Assn. (AFIA) developed the "2012 Bioterrorism Awareness Guidelines," which it recently redesigned as a broadened biosecurity document for the feed and ingredient manufacturing industries.

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