<html> <head> <title>Rule 12:79:03:08 Certified Finished Cattle.</title> <META NAME="Keywords" Content="Administrative Rules 12:79:03:08"> <META NAME="Description" Content="Administrative Rules 12:79:03:08 Certified Finished Cattle."> <meta http-equiv=Content-Type content="text/html; charset=windows-1252"> <meta name=Generator content="Microsoft Word 15 (filtered)"> <style> <!-- /* Font Definitions */ @font-face {font-family:"Cambria Math"; panose-1:2 4 5 3 5 4 6 3 2 4;} /* Style Definitions */ p.MsoNormal, li.MsoNormal, div.MsoNormal {margin:0in; margin-bottom:.0001pt; font-size:12.0pt; font-family:"Times New Roman",serif;} a:link, span.MsoHyperlink {color:blue; text-decoration:underline;} a:visited, span.MsoHyperlinkFollowed {color:purple; text-decoration:underline;} .MsoChpDefault {font-size:10.0pt;} @page WordSection1 {size:8.5in 11.0in; margin:1.0in 1.25in 1.0in 1.25in;} div.WordSection1 {page:WordSection1;} --> </style> </head> <body lang=EN-US link=blue vlink=purple> <div class=WordSection1> <p class=MsoNormal style='text-align:justify'>&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; <b>12:79:03:08.&nbsp;&nbsp;Certified Finished Cattle.</b> Certified finished cattle are cattle that are produced in conformity with the requirements of &#167;&#167;&nbsp;12:79:03:01 to 12:79:03:07, inclusive, and are in conformity with the following requirements:</p> <p class=MsoNormal style='text-align:justify'>&nbsp;</p> <p class=MsoNormal style='text-align:justify'>&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; (1)&nbsp;&nbsp;The animal is finished on a ration that is at least fifty percent by weight, on a dry matter basis, in any combination of: grain products (such as corn, grain sorghum, oats, wheat, and barley) as defined on page 272 section 22.3 of the 2008 Official Publication of the Association of Animal Feed Controls Officials Incorporated, or distiller products as defined on pages 276-277 section 27.4-27.8 of the same publication, or an a ration that has been preapproved by the commissioenr of the Governor's Office of Economic Development to meet a high starch finishing requirement, for a period of time of at least one hundred consecutive days, ending within five days before slaughter;</p> <p class=MsoNormal style='text-align:justify'>&nbsp;</p> <p class=MsoNormal style='text-align:justify'>&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; (2)&nbsp;&nbsp;Detailed written records or electronic data and invoices are available for inspection to verify the duration of feeding and the ration content;</p> <p class=MsoNormal style='text-align:justify'>&nbsp;</p> <p class=MsoNormal style='text-align:justify'>&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; (3)&nbsp;&nbsp;The licensed producer provides a copy of the BQA/CMP certificate issued to the producer;</p> <p class=MsoNormal style='text-align:justify'>&nbsp;</p> <p class=MsoNormal style='text-align:justify'>&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; (4)&nbsp;&nbsp;The licensed producer complies with SDCL chapter <A HREF="/statutes/DisplayStatute.aspx?Type=Statute&Statute=1-53">1-53</A>, article 12:79, and the license agreement; and</p> <p class=MsoNormal style='text-align:justify'>&nbsp;</p> <p class=MsoNormal style='text-align:justify'>&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; (5)&nbsp;&nbsp;The animal is a steer or heifer.</p> <p class=MsoNormal style='text-align:justify'>&nbsp;</p> <p class=MsoNormal style='text-align:justify'>&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; <b>Source:</b> 32 SDR 31, effective August 29, 2005; 33 SDR 10, effective August 3, 2006; 35 SDR 187, effective February 10, 2009; SL 2019, ch 235, &#167;&nbsp;37 and 38, effective April 14, 2019.</p> <p class=MsoNormal style='text-align:justify'>&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; <b>General Authority:</b> SDCL 1-53-43(1)(3)(4).</p> <p class=MsoNormal style='text-align:justify'>&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; <b>Law Implemented:</b> SDCL 1-53-39, 1-53-40.</p> <p class=MsoNormal style='text-align:justify'>&nbsp;</p> <p class=MsoNormal style='text-align:justify'>&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; <b>Reference:</b> &quot;2008 Official Publication Association of American Feed Control Officials Incorporated,&quot; 2008, published by the Association of American Feed Control Officials Incorporated. Copies may be obtained from the Association of American Feed Control Officials, PO Box 478, Oxford, IN 47971. The cost of the publication is $50.</p> <p class=MsoNormal style='text-align:justify'>&nbsp;</p> </div> </body> </html>