Federal Register Update — July 6-7, 2023

July 6, 2023

Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service

Notices

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

Black Stem Rust; Identification Requirements for Addition of Rust-Resistant Varieties

Filed on: 07/06/2023 at 8:45 am

Scheduled Pub. Date: 07/07/2023

FR Document: 2023-14374  PDF 4 Pages (106 KB)  Permalink

Food and Nutrition Service

Notices

Child and Adult Care Food Program:

National Average Payment Rates, Day Care Home Food Service Payment Rates, and Administrative Reimbursement Rates for Sponsoring Organizations of Day Care Homes for the Period July 1, 2023 – June 30, 2024

Filed on: 07/06/2023 at 8:45 am

Scheduled Pub. Date: 07/07/2023

FR Document: 2023-14317  PDF 7 Pages (127 KB)  Permalink

National School Lunch, Special Milk, and School Breakfast Programs, National Average Payments/Maximum Reimbursement Rates

Filed on: 07/06/2023 at 8:45 am

Scheduled Pub. Date: 07/07/2023

FR Document: 2023-14313  PDF 10 Pages (129 KB)  Permalink

FDA

FDA, FTC Warn Six Companies for Illegally Selling Copycat Food Products Containing Delta-8 THC

GRAS Notices

GRN No.SubstanceDate of ClosureFDA Response
1070Preparations containing six bacteriophages (phage) specific to Salmonella entericaMar 10, 2023FDA has no Questions (in PDF) (279 kB)

Recalls

DateBrandDescriptionProduct TypeRecall ReasonCompany
07/05/2023Fromager AffineurTome De Brebis Sheep Milk CheeseFood & Beverages, Foodborne Illness, Cheese/Cheese ProductPotential Foodborne illnessEstancia Holdings

Warning letters

Posted DateIssue DateCompanyIssuing OfficeSubject
07/05/202306/29/2023Exclusive Hemp Farms/Oshipt.comCenter for Food Safety and Applied Nutrition (CFSAN)Interstate Commerce/Food/Adulterated
07/05/202306/29/2023North Carolina Hemp Exchange, LLC dba NC Hemp ShoppeCenter for Food Safety and Applied Nutrition (CFSAN)Interstate Commerce/Food/Adulterated
07/05/202306/29/2023Nikte’s Wholesale, LLCCenter for Food Safety and Applied Nutrition (CFSAN)Interstate Commerce/Food/Adulterated
07/05/202306/29/2023Dr. Smoke, LLC aka Dr. S, LLCCenter for Food Safety and Applied Nutrition (CFSAN)Interstate Commerce/Food/Adulterated
07/05/202306/29/2023Delta Munchies LLCCenter for Food Safety and Applied Nutrition (CFSAN)Interstate Commerce/Food/Adulterated
07/05/202306/29/2023The Haunted Vapor RoomCenter for Food Safety and Applied Nutrition (CFSAN)Interstate Commerce/Food/Adulterated

FSIS

FSIS Updates for Small Plants – July 5, 2023

APHIS

APHIS Seeks Comment on Draft Environmental Assessment for Giant African Snail Eradication in Florida

Twitter

@FTC

@SecVilsack

  • ICYMI “The USDA grants are the latest in a series of awards President Joe Biden’s administration has made that are intended to increase meat and poultry processing, benefiting farmers and providing more job opportunities in largely rural areas.” $115M in federal grants will give a boost to smaller meat processors in 17 states | AP News
  • USDA is taking bold action to increase economic opportunities in rural communities thanks to @POTUS’ Investing in America agenda, which is repairing infrastructure, creating jobs and growing the economy from the bottom up and middle out.

@US_FDA

July 7, 2023

Federal Register

Environmental Protection Agency

Rules

Pesticide Tolerances: Benzpyrimoxan

Filed on: 07/07/2023 at 8:45 am

Scheduled Pub. Date: 07/10/2023

FR Document: 2023-14404  PDF 17 Pages (154 KB)  Permalink

Foreign Agricultural Service

Notices

Fiscal Year 2023 Tariff-Rate Quota Increase: Raw Cane Sugar

Filed on: 07/07/2023 at 8:45 am

Scheduled Pub. Date: 07/10/2023

FR Document: 2023-14458  PDF 2 Pages (84.7 KB)  Permalink

FDA

FDA Releases Update of Priority Guidance Topics for Foods Program

Recalls

DateBrandDescriptionProduct TypeRecall ReasonCompany
07/06/2023Spring ValleyPotato BlintzesFood & BeveragesUndeclared milkMilMar Food Group LLC

USDA

Urban Producers, Public Invited to Attend August Meeting of Federal Advisory Committee for Urban Agriculture and Innovative Production

Twitter

@ConsumerReports

@SecVilsack

  • Thanks to @POTUS‘ Investing in America agenda, we are growing the American economy from the middle out and bottom up by increasing competition, creating good-paying jobs, and empowering workers.

@FDAfood

  • Today, @US_FDA released an updated list of draft and final guidance topics that are a priority for the FDA Foods Program to complete during 2023. The list updates the guidance agenda released in Feb 2023 and focuses on Level 1 draft and final guidances. FDA Releases Update of Priority Guidance Topics for Foods Program | FDA
  • Public comments on the list of human food and cosmetic guidance topics, including suggestions for alternatives or recommendations on the topics the FDA is considering, can be submitted to http://regulations.gov, using Docket ID: FDA – 2021-N-0553.