New legislation H.R.875 Food Safety Modernization Act

Saginaw, MI

Food Safety Modernization Act of 2009 (Introduced in House)

You can find the Bill in full here :

Make sure to read section 3: Definitions, paragraph 14

Also sections 103,206 and 207, please read in their entirety.

This is extremely broad legislation that can have serious repercussions on the small farmers, farmers markets and potentially the home Gardner and/or the family that raises a few livestock for supplementing their freezer, it can also be taken in it's broad context to touch those that hunt to fill their freezer.

San Francisco Bay Ar, CA(Zone 9b)

There's a lot of discussion on this bill on the Sustainable Alternatives forum thread here:

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