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Virginia Grade Standards for Breeder Swine [2 VAC 5 ‑ 270]
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Description This regulation establishes official standards by which the overall quality of swine for breeding stock may be evaluated.
State Authority Section 3.2-4302 of the Code of Virginia
Federal Authority None entered
Exempt from APA No, changes to this chapter are subject to the Administrative Process Act and the standard executive branch review process.
Text of Regulation Link to Virginia Administrative Code
Goals of Regulation 1. The protection of the public’s health, safety, and welfare with the least possible cost and intrusiveness to the citizens and businesses of the Commonwealth.

2. The establishment of standards that may be used to rank swine according to their potential as breeding stock.
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Contact Information
Name / Title: Michael Carpenter  / Program Manager, Livestock Marketing Services
Address: P. O. Box 1163
Richmond, VA 23218
Email Address: Mike.Carpenter@vdacs.virginia.gov
Telephone: (804)786-0577    FAX: (804)371-0247    TDD: (800)828-1120
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