Lewisburg Livestock Market Inc.

FDA WarningLast week, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) issued warnings to a cattle operation, an auction facility, a seafood processing facility, and a Japanese producer of eel grilling sauce. In October 2014, South Central Livestock of Lewisburg, TN, sold a cow for slaughter as food that was found to have illegal drug residues in its tissue, FDA stated. U.S. Department of Agriculture Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) analysis identified the presence of 19.36 parts per million (ppm) of florfenicol in the liver tissue and 6.99 ppm in the muscle tissue, and 4.55 ppm of flunixin in the liver
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