A comprehensive summary of today’s judicial, legislative, and regulatory developments in agriculture and food. Email important additions HERE.
REGULATORY: Includes AMS, CCC, FSA, NOAA
AGRICULTURAL MARKETING SERVICE
2019 Sunset Review and Renewal announcing the renewal of substance exemptions on the National List of Allowed and Prohibited Substances within the USDA organic regulations. Info here.
COMMODITY CREDIT CORPORATION & FARM SERVICE AGENCY
Final Rule correcting a final rule published in the Federal Register on September 3, 2019, which inadvertently failed to include relevant Nebraska counties in the Agriculture Risk coverage and Price Loss Coverage programs. Info here.
NATIONAL OCEANIC AND ATMOSPHERIC ADMINISTRATION
Temporary Rule reallocating the projected unused amount of 2019 Atka mackerel incidental catch allowance for the Bering Sea subarea and Eastern Aleutian district, allowing the 2019 total allowable catch of Atka mackerel to be fully harvested. Info here.