USDA Announces Deregulation Extension of Potato Developed Using Genetic Engineering

Date: April 23, 2021 Dear BRS Stakeholder, The U.S. Department of Agriculture’s (USDA) Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service (APHIS) is extending deregulation to J.R. Simplot Company’s (Simplot) potato variety developed using genetic engineering, designated as Snowden Z6 (Z6 potato). The potato variety is engineered for late blight protection, lowered reducing sugars, low acrylamide potential …

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Comments Welcome on USDA Advance Notice of Proposed Rulemaking for Regu latory Oversight of Certain Animals Developed Using Genetic Engineering

Dear BRS Stakeholder, The U.S. Department of Agriculture’s (USDA) Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service (APHIS) published a Federal Register notice on March 8, 2021, reopening the comment period for the Advance Notice of Proposed Rulemaking (ANPR) regarding whether to establish regulations for the movement of certain animals modified or developed using genetic engineering. USDA …

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Permaculture Webinar (this is not a NCSFA Event)

Permaculture: A Sustainable Living Methodology for the Home, Garden, and CommunityApril 14, 2021 at 10 amJoin Will Hooker, Professor Emeritus and Landscape Architect, for a webinar that provides an overview of permacultural practices and how they were implemented at his family’s home in Raleigh. Prof. Hooker describes the one-third of an acre property in Raleigh, a model of permaculture …

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Regenerative Farming Series, Pandemic Assistance and Range Management for Poultry

and the latest updates from A Greener World View as Webpage Photo Credit: Green Dirt Farm in Weston, Missouri Dear Rebecca, I hope all of you have had a good week. Our marketing team wrapped up our grassfed series (thanks to all of you who gave us feedback and shared our content), and we’re moving …

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Grassfed Resources, Market Merchandise and Weaning Lambs

Catch up on the latest news and resources View as Webpage Dear Rebecca, I hope you and your farms and families are doing well. We’re wrapping up our recent grassfed series and have some great resources below for you to share with your customers. This week we’re also announcing a retail partnership we’ll be celebrating …

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