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Title 6 : Agriculture

Chapter 026 : COMMERCIAL FEEDS

(Cite as: 6 V.S.A. § 325)
  • § 325. Labeling

    (a) A commercial feed, except a customer-formula feed, shall be accompanied by a label bearing the following information:

    (1) the net weight;

    (2) the product name and the brand name, if any, under which the commercial feed is distributed;

    (3) the guaranteed analysis as required by rule in section 329 of this title;

    (4) the common, usual name or collective term of each ingredient used in the manufacture of the commercial feed;

    (5) the name and principal mailing address of the manufacturer or the person responsible for distributing the commercial feed;

    (6) adequate directions for use for all commercial feeds containing drugs and for such other feeds as the Secretary may require by rule as necessary for their safe and effective use; and

    (7) precautionary statements required to assure the safe and effective use of the commercial feed.

    (b) Customer-formula feed shall be accompanied by a label, invoice, delivery slip, or other shipping document, bearing the following information:

    (1) name and address of the manufacturer;

    (2) name and address of the purchaser;

    (3) date of delivery;

    (4) the name of each commercial feed and each other ingredient used in the mixture;

    (5) adequate directions for use for all customer-formula feeds containing drugs and for such other feeds as the Secretary may require by rule to assure their safe and effective use;

    (6) the direction for use and precautionary statements;

    (7) when a drug-containing product is used:

    (A) the purpose of the medication or a claim statement; and

    (B) the established name of each active drug ingredient and the level of each drug used in the final mixture; and

    (8) the guaranteed analysis as required by rule pursuant to section 329 of this title.

    (c) For purposes of labeling customer-formula feeds, the guaranteed analysis is not required when:

    (1) one or more of the ingredients are provided to the manufacturer by the final purchaser; or

    (2) the manufacturer uses a guaranteed analysis provided by the final purchaser as part of the specific instructions for blending a customer-formula feed. (Added 1985, No. 126 (Adj. Sess.), § 2; amended 1993, No. 13, §§ 1, 2; 2003, No. 42, § 2, eff. May 27, 2003.)