You have more time to let USDA know what you think about its proposed animal disease traceability program that was rolled out this summer.

The public comment period for USDA’s proposed animal disease traceability rule has been extended for 30 days, according to an announcement in the Federal Register. The agency will be accepting public comment until Dec. 9. Originally, the comment period was set to close on Nov. 9.

You can submit comments at: Or, you can mail comments to: Docket No. APHIS-20091-0091, Regulatory Analysis and Development, PPD, APHIS, Station 3A-03.8, 4700 River Road, Unit 118, Riverdale, MD 20737-1238.