A comprehensive summary of today’s judicial, legislative, and regulatory developments in agriculture and food. Email important additions HERE.
REGULATORY: Includes EPA, FSA
ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION AGENCY
Proposed rule announcing that EPA’s receipt of initial filings of pesticide petitions requesting the establishment or modification of regulations for residues of pesticide chemicals in or on various commodities. Info here.
Notice announcing the availability of EPA’s proposed final registration review decision and opens a 60-day public comment period on the proposed final decision for pentachloronitrobenzene. Info here.
FARM SERVICE AGENCY
Notice announcing that the Farm Service Agency (FSA) is hosting three listening sessions for public input about a recently announced planned farm labor stabilization and protection pilot grant program focused on improving the resiliency of our food and agricultural supply chain by addressing current labor shortages in agriculture, reducing irregular migration through increased use of legal pathways, and improving labor protections for farmworkers. Info here.