If you are a farmer, a CSA shareholder or someone interested in supporting small
scale farmers then you may be interested in this.
The FDA is drafting new rules for the Food Safety Modernization Act (FSMA). The
proposed rule changes could have harsh consequences for small scale farmers, CSA
distributors and aggregators. The FDA is now seeking comments from the public.
The deadline for comments is Friday, November 15, 2013 (this Friday). Here is a
link to a petition, info. regarding the rule changes and links for submitting
Food Safety Modernization Act