Agricultural Marketing Service February 21, 2019 – Federal Register Recent Federal Regulation Documents

Mango Promotion, Research and Information Order; Amendment To Include Frozen Mangos
Document Number: 2019-02859
Type: Rule
Date: 2019-02-21
Agency: Agricultural Marketing Service, Department of Agriculture
This rule amends the Agricultural Marketing Service's (AMS) regulations regarding a fresh mango national research and promotion program to include frozen mangos as a covered commodity under the Mango Promotion, Research and Information Order. The importers of frozen mangos will be assessed one cent ($0.01) per pound on frozen mangos. Also, the National Mango Board's (Board) membership will be expanded from 18 to 21 with the addition of two importers of frozen mangos and one foreign processor.
Mango Promotion, Research and Information Order; Referendum on Inclusion of Frozen Mangos
Document Number: 2019-02851
Type: Proposed Rule
Date: 2019-02-21
Agency: Agricultural Marketing Service, Department of Agriculture
This document directs that a referendum be conducted among eligible first handlers and importers of mangos to determine whether they favor the inclusion of frozen mangos as a covered commodity under the Mango Promotion, Research and Information Order (Order).