Federal Register Update — June 26-27, 2024

June 26, 2024

Agriculture Department


Procedures for Quantification, Reporting, and Verification of Greenhouse Gas Emissions Associated with the Production of Domestic Agricultural Commodities Used as Biofuel Feedstocks

Filed on: 06/26/2024 at 8:45 am

Scheduled Pub. Date: 06/27/2024

FR Document: 2024-14126  PDF 7 Pages (123 KB)  Permalink


June 25, 2024 – FDA Roundup: June 25, 2024

FDA Issues Warning Letter to Bimbo Bakeries Over Food Allergen Labeling Concerns


DateBrand NameProduct DescriptionProduct TypeRecall Reason DescriptionCompany Name
06/25/2024FoppenSmoked Norwegian Salmon Slices – Toast sized, 8.1 ozFood & Beverages, Foodborne Illness, FishListeria monocytogenes contaminationFoppen Paling En Zalm B.V.
06/25/2024Feve Artisan Chocolatier x Dandelion ChocolateChocolate-covered cocoa nibs, 4 ozFood & BeveragesUndeclared hazelnut allergenFeve Artisan Chocolatier and Dandelion Chocolate

Warning Letters

Posted DateLetter Issue DateCompany NameIssuing OfficeSubject
06/25/202406/17/2024Bimbo Bakeries USA, Inc.Division of Human and Animal Food Operations West IVFood Labeling/Misbranded/False and Misleading


Availability of Updated FSIS Guideline for Residue Prevention


AGENCY: USDA-APHISRIN: 0579-AE81Status: Concluded
TITLE:Exploring Pathways to Commercialization for Modified MicrobesSection 3(f)(1) Significant: No
STAGE: NoticeEconomically Significant: No
** COMPLETED: 06/25/2024COMPLETED ACTION: Consistent with Change


Op-Ed: Good Biosecurity is the Key to Mitigating the Spread of H5N1

USDA Is Delivering on its Commitment to Fair, Competitive, and Transparent Markets

USDA Proposes New Rule to Clarify Unfair Practices in the Livestock, Meat, and Poultry Industries


APHIS Releases Preview of Request for Information on Options for Reducing Regulations for Modified Microbes


USDA Announces $12 Million in Grant Funding Available to Support Dairy Initiatives


ODS Update: Women’s Health Initiative Calcium and Vitamin D Trial


Food safety advocates oppose House appropriations rider that would scuttle FDA traceability rule

Marler Blog

Diamond Shruumz hospitalizes 23 – Cause unknown – 39 Sick

Recalls Prompted by Listeria and Botulism Risks



June 27, 2024

Agricultural Marketing Service

Proposed Rules

Fair and Competitive Livestock and Poultry Markets

Filed on: 06/27/2024 at 8:45 am

Scheduled Pub. Date: 06/28/2024

FR Document: 2024-14042  PDF 84 Pages (342 KB)  Permalink

Food and Drug Administration


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

Produce Regulatory Program Standards

Filed on: 06/27/2024 at 8:45 am

Scheduled Pub. Date: 06/28/2024

FR Document: 2024-14329  PDF 7 Pages (107 KB)  Permalink



DateBrand NameProduct DescriptionProduct TypeRecall Reason DescriptionCompany Name
06/26/2024Aldi Bake Shop BakeryChocolate Chip Muffin 4 countFood & Beverages, AllergensUndeclared Walnut allergenFGF Brands Inc.


USDA and Cornell University Break Ground on National Grape Improvement Center in Geneva, New York

USDA Publishes Request for Information on the Production of Biofuel Feedstocks Using Climate-Smart Practices


USDA Revises Pecan Standards



  • Consumer groups have this right. Hope our elected leaders listen to them. #traceability #smarterfoodsafety. https://www.thepacker.com/news/food-safety/consumer-groups-urging-congress-reject-efforts-soften-traceability-rule



  • Starting tomorrow, June 27, USDA is seeking information from the public on the production of biofuel feedstocks using climate-smart practices. Interested parties may submit comments during the 30-day public comment period ending July 26, 2024.