Register April 2009 No. 640
Chapter ATCP 42
Subchapter I — Definitions
Subchapter II — Commercial Feed License
Commercial feed license.
Subchapter III — Commercial Feed Labeling; General
Commercial feed label.
Product and brand names.
Medicated commercial feeds.
Statement of purpose.
Guaranteed analysis; general.
Guaranteed analysis; specific feeds.
Manufacturer or distributor; name and address.
Declaration of net quantity.
Use directions and precautionary statements.
Subchapter IV — Custom-Mixed Feed
Labeling custom-mixed feed.
Guarantees and disclaimers.
Subchapter V — Dog and Cat Food
Medicated dog or cat food.
Statement of nutritional adequacy.
Statement of calorie content.
Product or brand names; use of ingredient names.
Subchapter VI — General Provisions
Good manufacturing practices.
Drugs and other additives.
Adulteration and misbranding.
Ch. ATCP 42 Note
Chapter Ag 18 was renumbered chapter ATCP 42 under s. 13.93 (2m) (b) 1., Stats., Register, April, 1993, No. 448
. Chapter ATCP 42 as it existed on September 30, 1997 was repealed and a new chapter ATCP 42 was created effective October 1, 1997.
In this chapter:
"Brand name" means any word, name, symbol, or device, or any combination thereof, identifying the commercial feed of a distributor or labeler and distinguishing it from that of others.
"Commercial feed" means any feed, including any custom-mixed or mill formulated feed, that is sold or bartered, or offered for sale or barter, but does not include any of the following:
Unmixed whole seeds or grains identified in United States grain standards.
Unmixed ground corn, wheat, rye, barley, oats, buckwheat, flaxseed, kafir, milo, or other unmixed ground seeds or grain.
Whole hays, straws, cottonseed hulls, stover and silage, when unmixed with other materials.
Meat and other portions of animal carcasses in their raw or natural state without further processing except freezing or denaturing.
"Custom-mixed feed" means a commercial feed, other than a mill-formulated feed, which a manufacturer prepares at the request of a final retail purchaser who does either of the following:
Provides one or more ingredients comprising a significant portion of the commercial feed.
Specifies the formula for the commercial feed. This paragraph does not apply if the purchaser obtains the formula from the feed manufacturer or labeler, but does apply if the purchaser obtains the formula from any of the following:
"Distribute" means to sell, offer to sell, exchange, barter or solicit orders for the sale of a feed product or otherwise supply or furnish a feed product to purchasers of the feed product in this state, whether or not the sales or transactions are made wholly or partially in this state or another state.
"Distributor" means any person who distributes a feed product for sale or distribution in this state.
"Dog or cat food" means a commercial feed intended for dogs or cats.
Any substance intended for use in the diagnosis, cure, mitigation, treatment, or prevention of disease in animals other than humans.
Any substance, other than a nutritive component, that is intended to affect the structure or any function of the animal body.