2013 Governor letter for County Fairs
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2013 Animal Health Requirements
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2013 Director of MDARD Welcome Letter
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2012 MDA Forms

120 Day Report
2012 Year End Report
2012 Annual Statement
2012 Annual Update
Confirmation of Fair Dates
2012 Transmittal Form

Milking Animals & Biosecurity at county fairs in Michigan … click here, 4-30-12

Livestock Exhibition Requirements for 2012

Governor Snyder’s 2012 Welcome letter to Michigan’s Fairs

MDARD Driector Creagh’s 2012 Welcome letter to Michigan’s Fairs

State Designates 10-mile Radius Cattle Testing Areas in Northeast Lower Michigan (Feb 12, 2012)

Michigan Commission on Agriculture & Rural Develpment Elects New Officers (Feb 15, 2012)

MDARD County Fair Year End Report Forms:

First 2011 Eastern Equine Encephalitis Case in Michigan (Sept 15, 2011)

Mobile & Temporary Food Service Fees for 2012-2013 license year as adjusted by the Detroit consumer price index

1099’s and Livestock Sales/Auctions – Frequently Asked Questions from the IRS (7-6-11)

Testing of Horses being imported into Michigan for Equine Piroplasmosis (June 21, 2011)
States with Equine Piroplasmosis (June 01, 2011)

Director of Michigan Agriculture & Rural Development letter for the 2011 County Fair season (Apr 04, 2011)

2011 Health Requirements for Livestock Exhibited in Michigan (April 2011)

Michigan’s Coggins testing requirements (March 7, 2011) 

Cottage Food Law info

1. Frequently Asked Questions
2. Labeling Guide

MDA Livestock Drug Testing Supply Request Form
MDA USDA Approved Disinfectants against Viruses of Highly Contagious Diseases

Michigan Fairs and Regualtions

Reg 811 … click here

Pseudo rabies and lifting of the statewide terminal-or-test requirements (Oct 16, 2008)

Rounding up of the weight of livestock at youth livestock sales (Oct 14, 2008)

Animal Industry Division Regulations – http://www.state.mi.us/orr/emi/admincode.asp?AdminCode=Department&Dpt=AC&Level_1=Animal+Industry+Division

Act 80 of 1855 mcl

Cattle Identification – Electronic ID’s

At the January Commission of Agriculture meeting, the commission approved the utilization of electronic identification as the official identification for cattle in Michigan with the impementation deadline of March 1, 2007. Mandatory ID will aide in the control and spread of various diseases and/or viruses and allow for more effective trackung of cattle movent and change of ownership. Click on Links page for additional information.