Tuesday, November 10, 2015

USDA Approves Mushroom Assessment Increase

The U.S. Department of Agriculture announced that, based on the unanimous recommendation of the Mushroom Council, it has approved an assessment increase under the Mushroom Promotion, Research and Consumer Information Program. 

More information is available HERE.

Source: USDA

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Monday, June 15, 2015

USDA Announces Results of Sorghum Checkoff Program Referendum

(June 15, 2015) The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA)’s Agricultural Marketing Service (AMS) announced that sorghum producers and importers voting in a national referendum have approved the continuation of the Sorghum Promotion, Research, and Information Order, commonly known as the Sorghum Checkoff Program.

More information is available HERE.

The Checkoff Report

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Friday, November 7, 2014

USDA Seeks Input on New Beef Promotion Order

The United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) is seeking public input to guide its development of a new industry-funded promotion, research and information order (also known as a "checkoff program") for beef and beef products. 

The new order would be in addition to the existing beef checkoff program, providing American beef producers with more resources for the marketing of their products and research to help strengthen the country's beef industry
Interested parties have until Dec.10, 2014, to submit comments.  More information is available HERE.

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