Main Street Feed, Inc. in Monett has received the 2011 Excellence in Compliance Award from the Missouri Department of Agriculture. The award recognizes excellence in maintaining consistency and accuracy on feed sample guarantees in 2001.
"We commend Main Street Feed for their success in meeting label guarantee claims for nutritional values," said Dr. Jon Hagler, Missouri director of agriculture.
"Compliance by Missouri companies is important to maintaining a high level of credibility and assures Missouri farmers that the product they purchase is the product they receive," said Hagler.
The Excellence in Compliance Award has been given by the Missouri Department of Agriculture since 1998 to companies that maintain a 90 percent or greater passing rate on five or more random feed samples. The samples are analyzed by the Missouri State Feed Control Laboratory for nutrient content.