A comprehensive summary of today’s judicial, legislative, and regulatory developments in agriculture and food. Email important additions HERE.
REGULATORY: Includes FDA, NOAA
FOOD AND DRUG ADMINISTRATION
Notice FDA is requesting information pertaining to the labeling of foods comprised of or containing cultured seafood cells. Foods comprised of or containing cultured seafood cells are being developed and may soon enter the marketplace. Info here.
NATIONAL OCEANIC AND ATMOSPHERIC ADMINISTRATION
Announcement NMFS announces a valid specified fishing agreement that allocates up to 1,000 metric tons (t) of the 2020 bigeye tuna limit for American Samoa to U.S. longline fishing vessels. Info here.
LEGISLATIVE: Includes New York
SB 2069 relates to the promotion, market and sale of New York state farm products for holiday celebrations and decorations. Info here.