Kevin Grier – An Update and Analysis of the Zilmax Saga Involving Tyson and Merck

With the recent decision by Tyson to ban Zilmax use by the use of its supplying feedyards and then Merck deciding to suspend the sale of Zilmax until a further evaluation is completed, many people in the cattle industry are surprised and wondering what will happen next.

This week I talked to Kevin Grier, George Morris Center about the time line of events and a further discussion on the impacts and what could happen next.

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Shaun Haney

Shaun Haney is the founder of RealAgriculture.com. He creates content regularly and hosts RealAg Radio on Rural Radio 147 every weekday at 4:30 PM est. @shaunhaney

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