Farm Bill Vaccine Bank Open To Bidders

Farm Bill Vaccine Bank Open To Bidders

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The 2018 Farm Bill's vaccine bank is open to bidders.

The USDA is gathering information from vaccine manufacturers interested in stocking the bank. Under the farm bill. The USDA is authorized to use one hundred and fifty million dollars over the next five years for a foot and mouth disease vaccine bank.

With diseases like FMD and African swine fever creating a national threat, farm groups are pushing Ag Secretary Sonny Perdue to stock the bank.

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