Miscellaneous 2014 Farm Bill Updates >>

2/28/2014 10:04:06 AM


Country-of-Origin Labeling (COOL)

  • USDA issued a final rule on COOL in May of last year.
  • USDA is to conduct an economic analysis of the rule to be completed within 180 days after enactment.

SPCC 

  • Fix was included in House version but was not included in the final bill.

Agricultural Producer Information 

  • Sen. Johanns pushed to prohibit EPA from releasing the personal information of farmers and ranchers. This was also not included in final bill.

 



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