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  • milk
  • Administering drugs to maintain the health and welfare of dairy cattle may be necessary but, if not done properly, chances are that the drug will also be present in the milk. (iaea.org)
  • Project
  • Thus the project created awareness at both field and laboratory levels of the importance of laboratory accreditation as well as production that meets international standards, something that had not been specifically addressed for veterinary drug residues before the project. (iaea.org)
  • remain
  • Or the drugs remain in the animal's body and these residues, although often at only trace levels, are health hazards and impediments to trade. (iaea.org)
  • technical
  • In Pakistan, which has dealt with exports being rejected for noncompliance, the Joint FAO/IAEA Division, in part through the IAEA's technical cooperation programme, is working on farms and in laboratories to raise awareness of the potential health and trade problems that can result from improper use of veterinary drugs. (iaea.org)
  • Advice
  • Problems arise when farmers do not have correct advice on what drug to buy, or do not follow instructions on how and when to administer the drugs or how long to wait until the drugs have cleared the animal's body. (iaea.org)