A comprehensive summary of today’s judicial, legislative, and regulatory developments in agriculture and food. Email important additions HERE.
REGULATORY: Includes CCC, EPA, FWS
COMMODITY CREDIT CORPORATION
Interim rule revising the Commodity Credit Corporation’s Conservation Reserve Program regulations to specify the terms and conditions of the program and to implement amendments made by the 2018 Farm Bill. Info here.
ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION AGENCY
Proposed rule for significant new use rules under the Toxic Substances Control Act for certain chemical substances that were the subject of premanufacture notices. Info here.
FISH AND WILDLIFE SERVICE
Proposed rule to list Pectis imberis (beardless chinchweed), a plant species found in southern Arizona, as an endangered species and to designate critical habitat for the species under the Endangered Species Act. Info here.
STATUTORY: Includes Wisconsin, Industrial Hemp
SB 188 makes several changes to current law regulating industrial hemp. Info here.