The White House has released for public comment a draft update to the federal “coordinated framework” for regulating biotechnology among EPA, the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) and Agriculture Department (USDA), as well as a strategy document for keeping biotech regulation up to date with the technologies.
A study in 2004 confirmed that ‘Honeycrisp’ was not the child of ‘Macoun’ and ‘Honeygold’ but suggested ‘Keepsake’ was a parent. However, the study lacked enough genetic information to uncover the other parent or confirm ‘Keepsake.’ Read moreRead More »
“Saying he understands the critical role our nation’s agricultural community plays in feeding not only the country, but the world, Donald Trump has announced his new Agricultural Advisory Committee.” The committee is comprised of 64 individuals influential to agriculture. Among those named are names familiar to SCPA including: Rebeckah Adcock[…]Read More »