Under the new strategic plan, Interagency Food Safety Analytics Collaboration will focus on continuing to improve estimates of the sources of foodborne illnesses and developing methods to estimate how these sources change over time.
Following a discussion with dairy producers near Wisconsin, Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack announced that the U.S. Department of Agriculture is offering to purchase $20 million of cheddar cheese to reduce a private cheese surplus that has reached record levels, while assisting food banks and other food assistance recipients. Read[…]Read More »
Update – Enlist Duo, an Herbicide product containing 2,4-D and Glyphosate – Environmental groups have sued the EPA for granting a conditional registration of Enlist Duo, alleging that “… EPA violated its duties under the Pesticide Act in issuing the conditional registration. Petitioners further request [the] Court to find that[…]Read More »