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FDA Produce Safety – Final Rule Issued

By |January 26th, 2016|

Regulatory Follow up: FDA FSMA Produce Safety – FINAL RULE

U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) released final rules implementing Food Safety Modernization Act (FSMA), including the PRODUCE SAFETY RULE.

By Alesia Bock, AgriSystems International

After extensive public comment was received by FDA as part of their Proposed Produce Safety Rule earlier this year, the Final Rule as […]

National Organic Standards Board – Fall 2015 Meeting Recap

By |January 26th, 2016|

Regulatory Review – NOSB Fall 2015 Meeting Summary

Marathon Meeting: Fall 2015 NOSB Meeting sets new record, Nearly 200 Materials Reviewed for 2017 Sunset

By Alesia Bock, AgriSystems International

The Fall 2015 National Organic Standards Board (NOSB) meeting received a large amount of public comment, and successfully completed discussion and voting on nearly 200 materials up for 2017 […]

Thomas Harding recipient of “Growing the Organic Industry” OTA Leadership Award

By |January 26th, 2016|

People in the News — OTA Annual Leadership Awards

Thomas Harding, Jr., President – Lehigh Valley Organic Growers, wins “2015: Growing the Organic Industry Award” at OTA Annual Leadership Dinner, NPEE 2015

By Alesia Bock, AgriSystems International

I was so very thrilled to be in attendance as my mentor, Thomas Harding, Jr., won this year’s OTA Leadership award […]

Trade Pacts Boost US Organic Exports

By |January 26th, 2016|

January 26, 2016

Organic Trade Pacts Boost US Organic Exports

An Organic Trade Association (OTA) report published last year finds an almost 60% upswing in US organic exports to Canada, the European Union and major Asian trade partners as a result of international trade pacts. U.S. organic exporters have greatly benefited from international accords that have […]

Closed Door Meeting May Decide Fate of GMO Labeling

By |January 26th, 2016|

January 20, 2016

GMO LABELING UPDATE

Guest Blog By Steven Hoffman

In further attempts to derail Vermont’s mandatory GMO labeling law, USDA Secretary Tom Vilsack in January hosted a series of secret closed-door meetings with representatives from industrial agriculture and biotech, along with pro-GMO labeling advocates, to try to resolve GMO labeling in advance of the state law, […]

Regulatory Review – NOSB Spring 2015 Meeting Summary

By |May 21st, 2015|

Before the Sunset: Spring NOSB Meeting Covers New Ground; Nearly 200 Materials Up for 2017 Sunset Review

 By Alesia Bock, AgriSystems International

The Spring 2015 National Organic Standards Board (NOSB) meeting welcomed several new board members, received a large amount of public comment, voted on material petitions and 2016 Sunset review, and renewed a call for user […]

US Has to Import Organic Corn

By |May 21st, 2015|

Growing demand for organics, combined with near-total reliance by US farmers on GMO corn and soybeans, is driving a huge increase in US imports of organic and non-GMO corn from such far-flung countries as Romania, Turkey and the Netherlands – the top three exporters of organic corn to the US in 2014, respectively, says the […]

GMO Labeling Round Up — guest blog

By |May 21st, 2015|

Guest Blog  By Steven Hoffman

USDA To Launch Non-GMO Certification and Labeling Program: “USDA Process Verified”

New “pay-to-play” program calls for companies to pay USDA’s Agriculture Marketing Service to certify accuracy of non-GMO claims and allow “USDA Process Verified” to be added to a product’s non-GMO label claims.

Washington, DC (May 18, 2015) – Rather than address the […]

Major Food Brands Dump the Junk

By |May 21st, 2015|

Guest Blog By Steven Hoffman

 From Pepsi to Panera, more than a dozen major food brands and restaurant chains have announced in the past year that they are getting rid of controversial additives, artificial colorings and ingredients, antibiotics, and GMOs, or adding organic products to their mix.

Boulder, CO (May 18, 2015) – Talk about a domino […]

NOSB Spring Meeting Recap: Changes in Sunset Rules Debated

By |June 20th, 2014|

The National Organic Standards Board (NOSB) held its public meeting April 29 – 2, 2014, in San Antonio, TX, to discuss a number of action items related to the Organic industry. This year, the spring meeting included many agenda items held over from the fall meeting, which was cancelled due to the partial government shutdown […]