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Articles by Philip Brasher

USDA gears up to handle non-GMO labeling rush

USDA is overhauling its Process Verified Program (PVP) with an eye to handling a flood of requests for certifying non-GMO food labels. The Agricultural Marketing Service is consolidating PVP into a single administrative structure to ensure that the management and implementation is
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USDA tightens Process Verified oversight, disclosure

The Agriculture Department is tightening its Process Verified Program to ensure more uniform administration across commodities and to make it easier for consumers to check marketing claims. USDAps Agricultural Marketing Service is instituting a single management structure for th
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GMO bill dead for this year, Senate negotiators say

Senators who have been trying to negotiate a compromise bill to block state GMO labeling laws say the issue is dead for this year. Agriculture interests and food companies have been holding out hope that compromise legislation that could be inserted in a must-pass omnibus spending bill tha
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