<html> <head> <title>Rule 12:53:01:12 Requirements for direct-fed microbial products.</title> <META NAME="Keywords" Content="Administrative Rules 12:53:01:12"> <META NAME="Description" Content="Administrative Rules 12:53:01:12 Requirements for direct-fed microbial products."> <meta name=Generator content="Microsoft Office HTML Filter 2.0"> <meta http-equiv=Content-Type content="text/html; charset=windows-1252"> <meta name=Originator content="Microsoft Word 10"> <style> <!-- --> </style> </head> <body lang=EN-US> <div> <p>&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; <b>12:53:01:12.&nbsp;&nbsp;Requirements for direct-fed microbial products.</b> A commercial feed that is a direct-fed microbial product must meet the following requirements:</p> <p>&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; (1)&nbsp;&nbsp;The product meets the particular fermentation product definition;</p> <p>&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; (2)&nbsp;&nbsp;The microbial content statement is stated on the label and is limited to the following: &quot;Contains a source of live (viable) naturally occurring microorganisms&quot;; and</p> <p>&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; (3)&nbsp;&nbsp;The source is stated with a corresponding guarantee expressed in colony forming units per gram (CFU/g) when directions are for using the product in grams or in colony forming units per pound (CFU/lb) when directions are for using the product in pounds. A parenthetical statement following the guarantee must list each species in order of predominance.</p> <p>&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; <b>Source:</b> 19 SDR 61, effective October 26, 1992.</p> <p>&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; <b>General Authority:</b> SDCL <A HREF="/statutes/DisplayStatute.aspx?Type=Statute&Statute=39-14-54">39-14-54</A>, <A HREF="/statutes/DisplayStatute.aspx?Type=Statute&Statute=39-14-60">39-14-60.</A></p> <p>&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; <b>Law Implemented:</b> SDCL <A HREF="/statutes/DisplayStatute.aspx?Type=Statute&Statute=39-14-54">39-14-54</A>, <A HREF="/statutes/DisplayStatute.aspx?Type=Statute&Statute=39-14-60">39-14-60.</A></p> </div> </body> </html>