USDA estimates 12.2 million acres of cotton will be planted in the U.S. in 2017, based on survey findings published March 31 in the 2017 Prospective Plantings report.
WASHINGTON, D.C. — The D.C. Court of Appeals today ruled the Occupational Safety and Health Administration violated the Occupational Safety and Health Act when it issued an enforcement memorandum on July 22, 2015, redefining the “retail facility” exemption to the Process Safety Management Standard. The Agricultural Retailers Association and The[…]Read More »
SFM] California State Organic Program Approved for Continued Operation as a State Organic Program by the USDA Agricultural Marketing Service National Organic Program (NOP) – AMS notes that the “… State Organic Programs provide the opportunity for a state to oversee organic production and handling operations within its state. California[…]Read More »