Sen. Gillibrand Calls On FDA to Lower SCC Limit

September 27, 2010 04:34 AM

U.S. Senator Kirsten Gillibrand is calling on the Food and Drug Administration to implement an emergency rule to lower U.S. somatic cell count limits to 400,000 cells/ml, reports the Adirondack Daily Enterprise.

The emergency action is required to allow the U.S. to continue to export dairy ingredients and products into the European Union.


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Spell Check

9/27/2010 03:05 PM

  Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand: Would you rather we use a lot of antibotics to lower our somatic cell counts or have a little higher somatic cell counts? Myself, I prefer a little higher somatic cell count and no antibotics.


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