As U.S. ranchers wait for the final version of the second animal disease traceability identification program from the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) Animal and Plant Inspection Service Veterinary Services, 16 groups have flagged the potential costs involved with implementation of a revised plan. In a June 6 letter sent to the Office of Information and Regulatory Affairs Office of Management and Budget, the groups asked for an accurate economic impact report prior to the implementation of an animal disease traceability program. . . .