Animal Feeds or Animal Feed Ingredients
from States not free of Exotic Newcastle Disease (END)
END treatment certification:
Animal feeds or animal feed ingredients containing any poultry products or
by-products manufactured in States not free of END must be accompanied
by a VS Form 16-4 stating:
1. “The animal feed or feed ingredient has been processed using a heat
treatment to ensure the destruction of the END virus.” AND
2. The certificate must state the time and temperature of the heat
treatment that the materials received. These parameters must equal or
exceed a treatment of 60 degrees Celsius for 30 minutes.
Other certification requirements have not been determined at this time.