Enter the National Cattlemen’s Beef
Association and the highly anticipated joint agreement between the Food and Drug Administration and United States Agriculture Department over oversight of
cell-based meat technology.
The deal – released last month – calls for FDA and USDA to each do what they do best. FDA will regulate cell collection, cell banks, and differentiation.
According to new documentation, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency consulted Monsanto in their preparation to make label changes for the herbicide dicamba, after it caused widespread crop damage.
The U.S. Senate Agriculture Committee on Thursday reached a landmark agreement on a new GMO labeling bill pushing for a national system for disclosing genetically engineered ingredients on certain food products.