North Carolina Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services July 2010 Proposal for FDA "Feed Safety and BSE/Ruminant Feed Ban Support Project RFA-FD-10-002 TABLE of CONTENTS I. Introduction II. Goals III. Objectives IV. Milestones V. Key Project Areas 1. Feed Program Staffing and Training 2. Laboratory Personnel and Test Methodology 3. Identification of Inspection sites 4. Feed Establishment Inspections 5. Surveillance Sampling, Testing 6. Inspection Reports and Laboratory Testing Results 7. Improvements 8. Outreach VI. Other Submission Requirements 1. Availability of current adequately trained program staff 2. Availability of current adequately trained laboratory staff 3. Laboratory analyses acceptable to FDA 4. Description of current program 5. Detailed budget 6. Count of feed facilities 7. Description of current inspections 8. Satisfy reporting requirements 9. Current funding level appropriations 10. Program improvement 11. Justification for hiring new staff 12. FDA Notification of violative facilities VII. Laboratory Facilities 1. Support Areas 2. Sample Receiving and Storage, Chain of Custody 3. Proposed Upgrades VIII. Laboratory Management Practices 1. Quality Management System 2. Staffing Management 3. Monitoring Work Flow Page 1 of 37

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North Carolina Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services July 2010 Proposal for FDA Feed Safety and BSE/Ruminant Feed Ban Support Project RFA-FD-10-002 PROJECT NARRATIVE Feed Safety and compliance with the BSE/Ruminant Feed Ban are dynamic issues of major concern for the general public. Increased importation of foreign feed ingredients coupled with challenging economic pressure can potentially lead to serious human and animal health issues. Increased surveillance of the Feed Industry is therefore vital to protecting the health and safety of both humans and animals from these potential problems.

Agency
National Institute of Health (NIH)
Institute
Food and Drug Administration (FDA)
Type
Research Demonstration--Cooperative Agreements (U18)
Project #
5U18FD003993-04
Application #
8496493
Study Section
Special Emphasis Panel (ZFD1-SRC (99))
Project Start
2010-09-17
Project End
2015-06-30
Budget Start
2013-07-01
Budget End
2014-06-30
Support Year
4
Fiscal Year
2013
Total Cost
Indirect Cost
Name
NC State Department of Agri and Consumer Serv
Department
Type
DUNS #
809784580
City
Raleigh
State
NC
Country
United States
Zip Code
27699