The FDA is planning a series of four one-day meetings before year’s end to discuss draft guidance for “Standards for the Growing, Harvesting, Packing and Holding of Produce for Human Consumption.” The meetings are scheduled for Nov. 27 in Portland, Ore. (Hilton Portland Downtown); Nov. 29 in Anaheim, Calif. (Doubletree Suites by Hilton/Anaheim Resort Convention Center); Dec. 11 in Albany, N.Y. (Hilton Albany); and Dec. 13 in Atlanta (Embassy Suites Atlanta at Centennial Olympic Park). Additional meeting specifics, including information on how to register for the meetings, will be made available on the FDA public meetings website and in the Federal Register.

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