Our poll results clearly state that producers are not sure how the change in federal antibiotic guidelines will impact their operations. The livestock industry is currently working with producers to help with his transition and working closely with your veterinarians to create a health plan designed for your operation will be key.
Here are the poll results:
- It won’t – don’t use them – 7%
- Positively with correct health plan – 27%
- Big financial impact – 13%
- Unsure – 53%
Our new ZimmPoll is now live and asks the question, Will EPA change RFS volume proposal?
The EPA recently released a new proposal for biofuels volume obligations under the Renewable Fuel Standard – one that has made no one happy but particularly corn farmers and ethanol producers who note that the agency is not implementing the law as intended. EPA is holding a public hearing to get comments on the proposal but will it lead to a change?