A comprehensive summary of today’s judicial, legislative, and regulatory developments in agriculture and food. Email important additions HERE.
REGULATORY: APHIS, NOAA
Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service
Notice advising the public that APHIS has added the Republic of Korea to the list of regions that the it considers to be affected with African swine fever. Info here.
National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration
Temporary rule closing the Angling category Gulf of Mexico area incidental trophy fishery for large medium and giant Atlantic bluefin tuna. Info here.
Final rule announcing management measures for the 2021 summer flounder recreational fishery. The implementing regulations for this fishery require NMFS to publish recreational measures for the fishing year. Info here.
LEGISLATIVE: Includes Florida
SB 88 prohibits farms from being held liable for nuisance except under certain circumstances, among other things. Info here.