A comprehensive summary of today’s judicial, legislative, and regulatory developments in agriculture and food. Email important additions HERE.

                                                                                                                                               

REGULATORY: Includes FSIS, NOAA

FOOD SAFETY AND INSPECTION SERVICE

Final Rule amending the Federal poultry products inspection regulations to add the People’s Republic of China as eligible to export to the United States poultry products from birds slaughtered in the People’s Republic of China. Info here.

NATIONAL OCEANIC AND ATMOSPHERIC ADMINISTRATION

Temporary Rule reducing the commercial trip limit for vermillion snapper in or from the exclusive economic zone of the South Atlantic to 500 lb, gutted weight, 555 lb, round weight. Info here.