Federal Register Update – December 5 – 6, 2022

December 5, 2022

White House

President Biden Announces Key Regional Appointments for USDA


GRAS Notices

GRN No.SubstanceDate of ClosureFDA Response
1077Oat polar lipid extract Pending
1076Galacto-oligosaccharides Pending
10756′-sialyllactose sodium salt Pending
10743′-sialyllactose sodium salt Pending
1073Corn bran arabinoxylan Pending
1072Lemnaceae fiber Pending
1071Glucose oxidase enzyme preparation produced by Saccharomyces cerevisiae expressing a gene encoding a glucose oxidase from Aspergillus niger Pending
1070Preparations containing six bacteriophages (phage) specific to Salmonella enterica Pending
1069Corn protein Pending


DateBrandDescriptionProduct TypeRecall ReasonCompany
12/02/2022Labeling errorPurina Pro Plan Veterinary Diets EN Gastroenteric Low Fat (PPVD EN Low Fat) prescription wet dog foodAnimal & Veterinary, Pet FoodMislabelingNestle Purina PetCare Company
12/03/2022James FarmsFrozen RaspberriesFood & Beverages, Foodborne Illness, Fruit/Fruit ProductHepatitis AExportadora Compramar


Constituent Update – December 2, 2022


Statement from Secretary Vilsack on Congressional Action to Avert Rail Shutdown

December 6, 2022

Federal Register

Agricultural Marketing Service


Cattle Contracts Library Pilot Program

Filed on: 12/06/2022 at 8:45 am

Scheduled Pub. Date: 12/07/2022

FR Document: 2022-26389  PDF 22 Pages (157 KB)  Permalink

Food and Drug Administration



Homeopathic Drug Products

Filed on: 12/06/2022 at 8:45 am

Scheduled Pub. Date: 12/07/2022

FR Document: 2022-26567  PDF 5 Pages (103 KB)  Permalink


FSIS Issues Public Health Alert for Ground Beef Products That Tested Positive for E. Coli O157:H7

Kraft Heinz Foods Company Recalls Ready-To-Eat Ham and Cheese Loaf Products Due to Possible Cross-Contamination From Under-Processed Products


USDA Launches New Virtual Nutrition Center of Excellence




  • This morning, we announced the launch of @USDA’s new Ag Science Center of Excellence for Nutrition and Diet (ASCEND) for Better Health. @POTUS promised to change cancer as we know it – and we will.