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

                                                                                                                                               

REGULATORY: Includes AMS, FWS, NOAA

AGRICULTURAL MARKETING SERVICE

Notice proposing to revise the U.S. Standards for Grades of Topped Carrots, U.S. Standards for Grades of Bunched Carrots, and U.S. Standards for Grades of Carrots with Short Trimmed Tops. Info here.

FISH AND WILDLIFE SERVICE

Proposed rule to designate critical habitat for the Big Sandy crayfish and the Guyandotte River crayfish under the Endangered Species Act of 1973. Info here.

NATIONAL OCEANIC AND ATMOSPHERIC ADMINISTRATION

Proposed rule to implement Framework Adjustment 6 to the Atlantic Herring Fishery Management Plan, including the 2019-2021 fishery specifications and management measures. Info here.