In this Week’s Edition:
FDA Publishes Resources for Food Industry on COVID-19 Vaccine
FDA has published a new web page, COVID-19 Vaccination & the Food and Agriculture Sector, to share information and resources to help employers in the Food and Agriculture sector communicate about COVID-19 vaccination to their workforce. The resources are from the FDA, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), and other trusted partners.
The page includes links to information about:
AMS Amends Irish Potato and Mango Orders
AMS is suspending the assessment and reporting requirements for Irish potatoes grown in Washington as it moves to terminate the marketing order for the commodity.
AMS is removing frozen mangos from the research, promotion and information order for mangos.
APHIS Proposes Updates Brucellosis and Bovine Tuberculosis Classifications for Canada and Brucellosis Classification for Sonora, Mexico
APHIS has proposed to classify Canada as level 1 for brucellosis and bovine tuberculosis risk. Level 1 is the lowest risk classification.
The agency has proposed classifying the state of Sonora, Mexico as level 1 for brucellosis.
FDA Releases New Agricultural Biotechnology Curriculum for Middle and High School Students
The curriculum is entitled Science and Our Food Supply: Exploring Food Agriculture and Biotechnology, and focuses on the science behind genetically engineered plants.
FSIS Updates Directive on Safe and Suitable Ingredients in Production of Meat, Poultry and Egg Products
Directive 7120.1 revision 55 provides an updated list of safe and suitable ingredients.
FSIS Updates List of Foreign Establishments Eligible to Export to the U.S.
FDA Import Alerts
The latest FDA import alerts are available here and include produce, illegal colors, dietary supplements, firms that have refused FDA inspections and more.
FDA Warning Letters
The latest FDA warning letters are:
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