Federal Register Update – December 15 – 16, 2022

December 15, 2022

Federal Register

Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service


Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposals, Submissions, and Approvals:

Case-Control Study on Highly Pathogenic Avian Influenza in Turkeys

Filed on: 12/15/2022 at 8:45 am

Scheduled Pub. Date: 12/16/2022

FR Document: 2022-27282  PDF 4 Pages (113 KB)  Permalink

Phytosanitary Export Certification

Filed on: 12/15/2022 at 8:45 am

Scheduled Pub. Date: 12/16/2022

FR Document: 2022-27283  PDF 4 Pages (94.7 KB)  Permalink

Environmental Protection Agency


Pesticide Tolerance; Exemptions, Petitions, Revocations, etc.:


Filed on: 12/15/2022 at 8:45 am

Scheduled Pub. Date: 12/16/2022

FR Document: 2022-27105  PDF 8 Pages (113 KB)  Permalink


Filed on: 12/15/2022 at 8:45 am

Scheduled Pub. Date: 12/16/2022

FR Document: 2022-26994  PDF 11 Pages (121 KB)  Permalink


Update on the Standard of Identity for Yogurt

Registration Now Open for the 8th National Consumer Food Safety Education Conference

FDA Releases Data on Economic Adulteration in Honey


Establishing a Uniform Time Period Requirement and Clarifying Related Procedures for the Filing of Appeals of Agency Inspection Decisions or Actions


AGENCY: USDA-FSISRIN: 0583-AD78Status: Concluded
TITLE: Prior Label Approval System: Expansion of Generic Label Approval
** COMPLETED: 12/14/2022COMPLETED ACTION: Consistent with Change


FDA Opens Registration for Virtual Public Meeting on FDA’s Role in the AAFCO Animal Feed Ingredient Definition Process


APHIS Announces New Common Names for Regulated Lymantria Moths


USDA Appoints Members to National Dairy Promotion and Research Board


Winter ODS Update Newsletter Now Available


Thrifty Food Plan: Better Planning and Accountability Could Help Ensure Quality of Future Reevaluations



  • The Biden-Harris Administration understands the critical importance of Africa. The goal of the U.S.-Africa Summit is to deepen our partnership and advance shared priorities, which I am excited to do as they relate to food security and agriculture.
  • This is a time for global cooperation on food security. Working together, we can ensure trade remains open and our food systems become more resilient and sustainable.


  • Today, @US_FDA is modifying certain provisions for the yogurt Standard of Identity; including allowing the use of all safe and suitable sweeteners and the use of fat-containing flavors in lower fat yogurt.


  • We just heard from the public and will now turn to our agenda on the Green Guides and a presentation on data security #FTCMeeting
  • FTC seeks public comment on potential updates to its ‘Green Guides’ for the use of environmental marketing claims


December 16, 2022

Federal Register

Agriculture Department


Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposals, Submissions, and Approvals

Filed on: 12/16/2022 at 8:45 am

Scheduled Pub. Date: 12/19/2022

FR Document: 2022-27409  PDF 4 Pages (89.3 KB)  Permalink

[Related to Child Nutrition Act and State Administrative Expense]

White House

Remarks by President Biden at the U.S.-Africa Leaders Summit Closing Session on Promoting Food Security and Food Systems Resilience

U.S.-Africa Leaders Summit: Joint Statement on Food Security

FACT SHEET: U.S.- Africa Partnership to Promote Food Security and Resilient Food Systems


FDA Reminds Manufacturers of Effective Date for Sesame as a Major Food Allergen


DateBrandDescriptionProduct TypeRecall ReasonCompany
12/15/2022World MarketPepper Collection Gift SetFood & BeveragesMold (Aspergillus brasiliensis) and Ochratoxin A contaminationSomething South African LLC
12/15/2022Power LifeHigh Impact Plant ProteinFood & BeveragesUndeclared MilkTHGH Partners LLC


Mountain View Packaging, LLC, Recalls Frozen Ready-To-Eat Crispy Chicken with Almonds Entrée Products Due to Misbranding and an Undeclared Allergen


USDA Invests in Critical Infrastructure to Lower Costs, Create Jobs, and Combat Climate Change Across Rural America



  • Join us at the Consumer Food Safety Education Conference March 1-3! Hosted by non-profit Partnership for Food Safety Education @FightBAC FDA will share the latest on the New Era of Smarter Food Safety Blueprint & Closer to Zero: Action Plan for Baby Foods  https://cfsec.org