A comprehensive summary of today’s judicial, legislative, and regulatory developments in agriculture and food. Email important additions HERE.
REGULATORY: Includes NOAA
NATIONAL OCEANIC AND ATMOSPHERIC ADMINISTRATION
Proposed rule to allocate 17.5 percent of the U.S. total allowable catch of Pacific whiting for 2021 to Pacific Coast Indian tribes that have a treaty right to harvest groundfish, and implement set-asides for Pacific whiting research and incidental mortality in other fisheries.
LEGISLATIVE: Includes New York
S 1305 directs the Commissioner of Agriculture and Markets to work with the state’s land grant university system to produce a report to provide recommendations on the state’s farm and food supply. Info here.