The Ohio AgriBusiness Association has signed a letter requesting that the 2016 Omnibus Appropriations Bill include provisions to prevent the Occupational Safety and Health Administration from enforcing the Process Safety Management retail exemption memorandum issued this summer.
Source: American Seed Trade Association
The Food and Drug Administration recently rejected a petition calling for mandatory labeling of foods made with genetically engineered organisms. The American Seed Trade Association applauds the FDA’s decision to support the sound science in agriculture policies.
Source: Biotechnology Industry Organization
The Food and Drug Administration recently approved genetically engineered salmon for commercial marketing. The FDA also rejected petitions from public interest groups calling for mandatory labeling of genetically engineered products. The Biotechnology Industry Organization applauds both administration decisions.