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DTN Weekly Distillers Grains Update
Cheryl Anderson DTN Staff Reporter
Mon Apr 14, 2014 11:05 AM CDT

DAVENPORT, Neb. (DTN) -- American brewery and dairy industries are joining forces to ask the Food and Drug Administration to reconsider proposed livestock feed regulations they claim would be costly to comply with and would make the sale of brewers' grains difficult.

A number of industries are asking FDA to exempt American brewers from draft regulations issued under the Food Safety Modernization Act (FSMA). The groups believe the proposed regulations go too far and would make it difficult to use brewers' or spent grains as animal feed.

Groups joining the effort to oppose the rule are the American Malting Barley ...

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