The feed analysis laboratory: Establishment and quality control

ID:

314654

Language:

EN

Document type:

Book

Description:

Animal feed quality is crucial in the livestock sector. This document presents the sequence of activities for establishing a Feed Quality Analysis Laboratory – from initial planning, building and layout; through hiring suitable staff and selecting methods and equipment; and culminating in accreditation, based on an estimated four-year time frame. The Quality Management System is stressed, and the document highlights validation of methods, personnel and training; systematic equipment maintenance and calibration; proficiency testing; quality control procedures; reporting; and auditing.

Publication year:

2013

Pages:

103

URL:

http://www.fao.org/docrep/019/i3535e/i3535e00.htm

Job number:

I3535

Department:

AG

Division:

AGA

Series title:

FAO Animal Production and Health Guidelines

Version:

15

PDF:

http://www.fao.org/docrep/019/i3535e/i3535e.pdf