Deadline for FMSA Comments Extended to November 22
The Food Safety Modernization Act (FMSA) threatens many small producers with food safety requirements more appropriate for much larger processors. The deadline for comments has been extended to Friday, November 22, 2013. Act by November 22 to add comments to the Food and Drug Administration. The National Sustainable Agriculture Coalition has all the documents, guidelines, and talking points you need: follow the links at their site: http://sustainableagriculturecoalition.org/.
(The National Sustainable Agriculture Coalition includes the National Organic Coalition: http://www.nationalorganiccoalition.org/news-items/fsma-act-now.)