WASHINGTON — Produce groups that had long supported the Food Safety Modernization Act have now taken exception to language that would exempt small farms and business. Debate on the bill, Senate Bill 510, which provides additional resources to the Food and Drug Administration for policing food safety among other changes designed to enhance food safety, was scheduled to continue this week. The House version passed last year. Both the Produce Marketing Association and the United Fresh Produce ...
REGISTER TO VIEW THIS ARTICLE - Register for a Free Account
Registering for content on Supermarket News will give youINSTANTaccess to invaluable articles and media content that industry professionals rely on. You will have access to our special reports, feature articles, and industry analysis. It’sFREE, easy and quick. What are you waiting for!In addition you will also receive a complimentary copy of SN's salary survey sent to you by email.
Attention Paid Print Subscribers: While you have already been grantedfreeaccess to SNwe ask that youregister now.We promise it will only take a few minutes! Or visit your profile and add your print magazine account number and zip code.