Feds Order Farm To Stop Selling Antibiotic-Tainted Cattle

Law360, New York (July 10, 2013, 1:43 PM EDT) -- The federal government issued an injunction against a Vermont dairy farm Tuesday for selling drug-tainted cattle destined for the food supply, warning that if the farm failed to enact proper safety measures its livestock operations could be shut down permanently.

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration and consumer protection branch of the Department of Justice entered into a consent decree with Lawson Farm of Irasburg, Vt., stipulating that the farm cannot buy or sell any animals meant to be used as food until it takes steps...
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