Judith McGeary, 254-697-2661 (office) or 512-484-8821 (cell)
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Farms, Markets, Food Businesses, and Nonprofits Across the Country Speak Out
Against FDA’s Undermining of Congressional Intent in Proposed Food Safety Regulations
AUSTIN, Texas – November 25, 2013 – Almost 300 farms, farmers markets, food businesses, and nonprofit organization submitted a joint letter to the Food and Drug Administration (FDA), urging significant changes to the agency’s proposed rules regarding the Tester-Hagan exemption under the Food Safety Modernization Act (FSMA).