Tag Archives: INTERIM FINAL RULE

USDA Establishes Domestic Hemp Production Act

On October 29, the USDA announced the establishment of the U.S. Domestic Hemp Production Program. As our readers know, the 2018 Farm Bill removed hemp from the Controlled Substances Act and assigned regulation of hemp production to the states with oversight by USDA. The Domestic Hemp Production Program creates a consistent regulatory framework around hemp production throughout the … Continue Reading

USDA Publishes Updated School Meal Rules

Enacted in 2010, the Healthy, Hunger-Free Kids Act (HHFKA) set rigid nutrition standards for schools and paved the way for the subsequent implementation of school meal rules that many in the industry argue have limited the flexibility of school foodservice providers, led to increased food waste in school cafeterias, and resulted in declining participation in the National … Continue Reading

USDA Advances Interim Final Rule to Ease Nutrition Requirements for School Meals

Enacted in 2010, the Healthy, Hunger-Free Kids Act (HHFKA) set rigid nutrition standards for schools and paved the way for the subsequent implementation of school meal rules that many in the industry argue have limited the flexibility of school foodservice providers, led to increased food waste in school cafeterias, and resulted in declining participation in the National … Continue Reading

FDA Issues Interim Final Rule Amending Health Claim Requirements

FDA has issued an interim final rule to allow more raw fruits and vegetables to bear health claims concerning the relationship between dietary saturated fat and cholesterol and the risk of coronary heart disease. To make a claim regarding the relationship between dietary saturated fat and cholesterol and the risk of coronary heart disease (CHD) … Continue Reading
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