Proposed Organic Animal Welfare Rule Comment Period Extended to July 13, 2016

June 7th, 2016

AnimalWelfareRuleAlertThe USDA has extended the comment period for the proposed organic animal welfare rule on organic livestock and poultry practices until July 13, 2016.

Cornucopia and a number of other organizations and elected officials had asked for an extension. Cornucopia has significant concerns about portions of the complex rule.  Please see our action alert for more information on how you can protect the best organic farmers.

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