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Enforcement stepped up in past year to protect USDA's organic label

28 days ago   |   By Food Safety

The USDA's organic label is likely the most trusted mark of its kind. The organic label has seen steady growth ever since 1990 when Congress passed the Organic Food Production Act .
The U.S. Department of Agriculture reports that this year began with 45,578 organic businesses globally, with 62 percent, or 28,454 of those establishments, in the United States. The USDA's National Organic Program serves the organic market in the U.S., which has sales of $55.2 million as of 2019.
USDA's Organic Oversight and Enforcement update for 2021 is the source of those figures and much more.
The NOP has...
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AMP and APC urge congress to pass the VITAL Act

28 days ago   |   By News Medical

The Association for Molecular Pathology and the Association of Pathology Chairs commend U.S. Senator Rand Paul for introducing legislation that would allow molecular pathology professionals to continue advancing and offering high-quality laboratory developed testing procedures for patient care.
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