Agricultural Marketing Service December 10, 2020 – Federal Register Recent Federal Regulation Documents

Walnuts Grown in California; Changes to Reporting Requirements
Document Number: 2020-26880
Type: Rule
Date: 2020-12-10
Agency: Agricultural Marketing Service, Department of Agriculture
This rule revises the reporting requirements prescribed under the Federal marketing order regulating the handling of walnuts grown in California. This action requires California walnut handlers to report purchase commitments (walnuts sold but not yet shipped) with domestic and foreign buyers, monthly. This change provides more accurate information about supply and demand to the industry, which also enhances marketing efforts.