The U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service (APHIS), in collaboration with local State Animal Health Officials, will host two additional meetings on the Animal Disease Traceability (ADT) system.
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Due to positive feedback and requests to hold additional public meetings, APHIS has scheduled two more meetings to discuss the Animal Disease Traceability (ADT) system this summer. APHIS is working with local State Animal Health Officials to host these meetings, which focus on traceability in the cattle and bison sectors. APHIS and State Officials will provide an update on what has been accomplished so far and any traceability gaps or shortfalls. The purpose of the meetings is to hear from the industry on their ADT experiences and on their views to move beyond the basic traceability framework.
The public meetings will be held on July 18 and 20, 2017, from 8 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. (local time) in the following locations:
- July 18: Embassy Suites Omaha Downtown, 555 South 10th Street, Omaha, NE.
- July 20: Dallas/Fort Worth Marriott Hotel & Golf Club at Champions Circle, 3300 Championship Parkway, Fort Worth, TX.
If you plan to attend a meeting, please register here. Same-day registration will also be available at each meeting site. View the notice here.
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