A comprehensive summary of today’s judicial, legislative, and regulatory developments in agriculture and food. Email important additions HERE.
REGULATORY: ARS, EPA, FWS
AGRICULTURAL RESEARCH SERVICE
Notice announcing the intention of the National Agricultural Statistics Service to request revision and extension of a currently approved information collection, the Stocks Reports. Info here.
ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION AGENCY
Notice announcing the availability of EPA’s interim registration review decision for paraquat dichloride (paraquat). Info here.
Notice announcing the availability of EPA’s interim registration review decisions for the following chemicals: 10, 10′-oxybisphenoxarsine (OBPA), acetochlor, coumaphos, citric acid, dimethenamid/-p, fenamidone, fenazaquin, halohydantoins, insect viruses, myclobutanil, polixetonium chloride (Busan 77), and propylene oxide (PPO). Info here.
FISH AND WILDLIFE SERVICE
Proposed rule proposing to remove the plant Adiantum vivesii (no common name) from the Federal List of Endangered and Threatened Plants. Info here.
Proposed rule extending the comment period on our June 1, 2021, proposed rule to list two distinct population segments of the lesser prairie-chicken (Tympanuchus pallidicinctus) under the Endangered Species Act. Info here.