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

                                                                                                                                               

REGULATORY: Includes AMS, NOAA

AGRICULTURAL MARKETING SERVICE

Final Rule implementing a recommendation from the Florida Tomato Committee to change the handling regulations under the marketing order regulating the handling of tomatoes grown in Florida and removing the standard weight requirements for tomato containers under the handling regulations. Info here.

NATIONAL OCEANIC AND ATMOSPHERIC ADMINISTRATION

Proposed Rule and Reopening of Comment Period on the proposed rule to implement the New England Fishery Management Council’s Habitat Clam Dredge Exemption Framework Adjustment to its Fishery Management Plans. Info here.