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In November, the USDA announced a final rule that will align the Agency’s import regulations for bovine spongiform encephalopathy (BSE or “mad cow disease”) with international standards. According to a USDA November news...more
A U.S. district judge in Washington D.C. refused on Wednesday to stop the government from requiring labels on packages of beef, pork, poultry and lamb sold in U.S. stores to include more specific information about the meat’s...more
The new rules issued by the Food and Drug Administration under the Food Safety Modernization Act risk becoming ineffective before ever going into effect....more
Food Court over the past couple of weeks posted several entries outlining the various provisions of the proposed Foreign Supplier Verification Program....more
A principal aim of the proposed Foreign Supplier Verification Program rule is to create a level playing field for domestic and foreign foods. ...more
Food Court continues its series discussing the new Foreign Supplier Verification Program (FSVP) rule issued by the US FDA under the Food Safety Modernization Act (FSMA)....more
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is in the process of implementing sweeping new regulations governing the production of both domestic and imported food products. Many foreign food producers will be at a...more
A resolution stated that food prepared from transgenic products must contain this information on its label, whether or not there is proof that the products are harmful to health.
Discussion on the harm of these foods to...more
Malaya's online edition last May 20, 2011 headlined that Filipino banana growers are “going bananas” over Biosecurity Australia's requirement that the Philippine bananas exported to Australia should be plants...more