Agricultural Research Service 2008 – Federal Register Recent Federal Regulation Documents

Solicitation of Nominations
Document Number: E8-27724
Type: Notice
Date: 2008-12-05
Agency: Agricultural Research Service, Department of Agriculture
Notice of Intent To Grant Exclusive License
Document Number: E8-28759
Type: Notice
Date: 2008-12-04
Agency: Agricultural Research Service, Department of Agriculture
Notice is hereby given that the U.S. Department of Agriculture, Agricultural Research Service, intends to grant to Cherokee Fabrication of Salem, Alabama, an exclusive license to U.S. Patent No. 7,078,913, ``Multipath Resistant Microwave Moisture Sensor'', issued on July 18, 2006.
Agricultural Research Service
Document Number: E8-27724
Type: Notice
Date: 2008-11-21
Agency: Department of Agriculture, Agricultural Research Service
Pursuant to 5 U.S.C. App., the Agricultural Research Service is requesting nominations for qualified persons to serve as members of the Secretary's Advisory Committee on Biotechnology and 21st Century Agriculture (AC21). The charge for the AC21 is two-fold: to examine the long-term impacts of biotechnology on the U.S. food and agriculture system and USDA; and to provide guidance to USDA on pressing individual issues, identified by the Office of the Secretary, related to the application of biotechnology in agriculture.
Notice of Intent To Grant Exclusive License
Document Number: E8-27390
Type: Notice
Date: 2008-11-19
Agency: Agricultural Research Service, Department of Agriculture
Notice is hereby given that the U.S. Department of Agriculture, Agricultural Research Service, intends to grant to Allied Seed L.L.C. of Nampa, Idaho, an exclusive license to the variety of birdsfoot trefoil described in Plant Variety Protection Certificate Number 200700300, ``Witt'', filed on May 7, 2007.
Notice of Intent to Grant Exclusive License
Document Number: E8-27389
Type: Notice
Date: 2008-11-19
Agency: Agricultural Research Service, Department of Agriculture
Notice is hereby given that the U.S. Department of Agriculture, Agricultural Research Service, intends to grant to PEROS USA INC of Lincoln, Nebraska, an exclusive license to U.S. Patent No. 6,379,677, ``Streptococcus Iniae Vaccine,'' issued on April 30, 2002, U.S. Patent No. 7,067,122, ``Modified Live Edwardsiella Tarda Vaccine for Aquatic Animals,'' issued on June 27, 2006, and U.S. Patent No. 7,204,993, ``Streptococcus Agalactiae Vaccine,'' issued on April 17, 2007.
Notice of Intent to Grant Exclusive License
Document Number: E8-27387
Type: Notice
Date: 2008-11-19
Agency: Agricultural Research Service, Department of Agriculture
Notice is hereby given that the U.S. Department of Agriculture, Agricultural Research Service, intends to grant to Krimar of Lower Sackville, Nova Scotia, Canada an exclusive license to U.S. Patent No. 6,232,880, ``Animal Control System Using Global Positioning and Instrumental Animal Conditioning,'' issued on May 15, 2001.
Notice of Intent To Request an Extension of a Currently Approved Information Collection
Document Number: E8-26662
Type: Notice
Date: 2008-11-10
Agency: Agricultural Research Service, Department of Agriculture
In accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995 (Pub. L. 104-13) and Office of Management and Budget (OMB) regulations at 5 CFR Part 1320 (60 FR 44978, August 29, 1995), this notice announces the Agricultural Research Service's (ARS's) intention to request an extension of a currently approved information collection, Information Collection For Document Delivery Services at the National Agricultural Library (NAL), that expires March 31, 2009.
Notice of Intent To Grant Exclusive License
Document Number: E8-25256
Type: Notice
Date: 2008-10-23
Agency: Agricultural Research Service, Department of Agriculture
Notice is hereby given that the U.S. Department of Agriculture, Agricultural Research Service, intends to grant to the University of Mississippi of University, Mississippi, an exclusive license to U.S. Patent Application Serial No. 12/136,341, ``Method to Ameliorate Oxidative Stress and Improve Working Memory via Pterostilbene Administration'', filed on June 10, 2008.
Notice of Intent To Grant Exclusive License
Document Number: E8-22196
Type: Notice
Date: 2008-09-23
Agency: Agricultural Research Service, Department of Agriculture
Notice is hereby given that the U.S. Department of Agriculture, Agricultural Research Service, intends to grant to Gary W. Clem Inc. d/b/a ALMACO of Nevada, Iowa, an exclusive license to U.S. Patent No. 6,147,503, ``Method For The Simultaneous And Independent Determination Of Moisture Content And Density Of Particulate Materials From Radio-Frequency Permittivity Measurements'', issued on November 14, 2000.
General Administrative Policy for Non-Assistance Cooperative Agreements
Document Number: E8-21941
Type: Rule
Date: 2008-09-19
Agency: Agricultural Research Service, Department of Agriculture
This Part establishes uniform guidelines within the Research, Education, and Economics (REE) mission area on the use, award, and administration of cooperative agreements awarded under the authority of 7 U.S.C. 3318(b).
Notice of Intent to Grant Exclusive License
Document Number: E8-19216
Type: Notice
Date: 2008-08-20
Agency: Agricultural Research Service, Department of Agriculture
Notice is hereby given that the U.S. Department of Agriculture, Agricultural Research Service, intends to grant to Northwest Agricultural Products, Inc. of Pasco, Washington, an exclusive license to U.S. Patent No. 5,552,315, ``Bacteria for the Control of Fusarium Dry Rot of Potatoes'', issued on September 3, 1996, U.S. Patent No. 5,783,411, ``Bacterial Control of Fusarium Dry Rot of Potatoes'', issued on July 21, 1998, and U.S. Patent No. 6,107,247, ``Biological Control of Sprouting in Potatoes'', issued on August 22, 2000.
Notice of Intent To Renew a Currently Approved Information Collection
Document Number: E8-14692
Type: Notice
Date: 2008-06-30
Agency: Agricultural Research Service, Department of Agriculture
In accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995 (Pub. L. 104-13) and Office of Management and Budget (OMB) regulations at 5 CFR 1320 (60 FR 44978, August 29, 1995), this notice announces the Agricultural Research Service's (ARS) intention to request an extension for a currently approved information collection in support of USDA's Biological Control Documentation Program dealing with documenting the importation and release of foreign biological control agents.
Notice of Intent To Grant Exclusive License
Document Number: E8-14058
Type: Notice
Date: 2008-06-23
Agency: Agricultural Research Service, Department of Agriculture
Notice is hereby given that the U.S. Department of Agriculture, Agricultural Research Service, intends to grant to Global Protein Products of Winslow, Maine, an exclusive license to U.S. Patent Application Serial No. 11/728,700, ``Decolorization/Deodorization of Corn Zein Products'', filed on March 27, 2007.
Notice of Intent To Grant Exclusive License
Document Number: E8-14055
Type: Notice
Date: 2008-06-23
Agency: Agricultural Research Service, Department of Agriculture
Notice is hereby given that the U.S. Department of Agriculture, Agricultural Research Service, intends to grant to Enhanced Technologies, Inc. of Greenville, Mississippi an exclusive license to U.S. Patent No. 6,325,215, ``Method and Apparatus for Separating Elastomeric Particulates and Fibers from a Pulverized Mixture'', issued on December 4, 2001.
Notice of Intent To Grant Exclusive License
Document Number: E8-13081
Type: Notice
Date: 2008-06-11
Agency: Agricultural Research Service, Department of Agriculture
Notice is hereby given that the U.S. Department of Agriculture, Agricultural Research Service, intends to grant to Oser Technologies LLC of Fairfield, New Jersey, an exclusive license to U.S. Patent Application Serial No. 11/471,327, ``Method and Apparatus for Treatment of Food Products'', filed on June 20, 2006.
Notice of Intent To Grant Exclusive License
Document Number: E8-12452
Type: Notice
Date: 2008-06-04
Agency: Agricultural Research Service, Department of Agriculture
Notice is hereby given that the U.S. Department of Agriculture, Agricultural Research Service, intends to grant to VMRD, Inc. of Pullman, Washington, an exclusive license to U.S. Patent No. 5,171,685, ``Cloning Of The Babesia Bovis 60KD Antigen'', issued on December 15, 1992.
Notice of Intent To Grant Exclusive License
Document Number: E8-10828
Type: Notice
Date: 2008-05-14
Agency: Agricultural Research Service, Department of Agriculture
Notice is hereby given that the U.S. Department of Agriculture, Agricultural Research Service, intends to grant to Health for All Seasons LLC of Mountain View, California, an exclusive license to U.S. Patent Application Serial No. 11/641,318, ``Extruded Legumes,'' filed on December 18, 2006.
Notice of Intent To Grant Exclusive License
Document Number: E8-10826
Type: Notice
Date: 2008-05-14
Agency: Agricultural Research Service, Department of Agriculture
Notice is hereby given that the U.S. Department of Agriculture, Agricultural Research Service, intends to grant to Nawgan Products, LLC of Chesterfield, Missouri, an exclusive license to U.S. Patent Application Serial No. 11/387,312, ``Food-Grade Formulations for Long-Term Stabilization of Lycopene,'' filed on March 26, 2006.
Notice of Intent To Grant Exclusive License
Document Number: E8-10018
Type: Notice
Date: 2008-05-07
Agency: Agricultural Research Service, Department of Agriculture
Notice is hereby given that the U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, intends to grant to H2H Innovations, LLC of Wilmington, Delaware, an exclusive license to the Federal Government's patent rights in U.S. Patent No. 7,345,136, ``Water- Resistant Vegetable Protein Adhesive Dispersion Compositions'', issued on March 18, 2008.
Advisory Committee on Biotechnology and 21st Century Agriculture Meeting
Document Number: E8-9768
Type: Notice
Date: 2008-05-05
Agency: Agricultural Research Service, Department of Agriculture
In accordance with the Federal Advisory Committee Act, 5 U.S.C. App. 2, the United States Department of Agriculture announces a meeting of the Advisory Committee on Biotechnology and 21st Century Agriculture (AC21).
United States National Arboretum (USNA); Notice of Intent To Renew Information Collection
Document Number: E8-8552
Type: Notice
Date: 2008-04-21
Agency: Agricultural Research Service, Department of Agriculture
The Department of Agriculture (USDA) seeks comments on the intent of the USNA to renew an information collection that expires September 30, 2008. The information collection serves as a means to collect for certain uses of the facilities, grounds, and services. This includes fees for use of the grounds and facilities, as well as for commercial photography and cinematography. Fees generated will be used to defray USNA expenses or to promote the missions of the USNA.
National Agricultural Library; Notice of Intent To Seek Approval To Collect Information
Document Number: E8-7048
Type: Notice
Date: 2008-04-04
Agency: Department of Agriculture, Agricultural Research Service
In accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995 (Pub. L. 104-13) and Office of Management and Budget (OMB) regulations at 5 CFR Part 1320 (60 FR 44978, August 29, 1995), this notice announces the National Agricultural Library's intent to request renewal for information collection relating to existing nutrition education materials (i.e. recipes and cookbooks) targeting low-income and Food Stamp Program-eligible persons. This voluntary form gives Food Stamp Nutrition Education (FSNE) providers the opportunity to share resources that they have developed or used.
Notice of Intent To Grant Exclusive License
Document Number: E8-4986
Type: Notice
Date: 2008-03-13
Agency: Agricultural Research Service, Department of Agriculture
Notice is hereby given that the U.S. Department of Agriculture, Agricultural Research Service, intends to grant to South Carolina Scientific, Inc. of Columbia, South Carolina, an exclusive license to U.S. Patent Application Serial No. 11/080,892, ``Attractant Pheromone for the Male Pink Hibiscus Mealybug Maconellicoccus hirsutus (Green) (Homoptera: Pseudococcidae)'', filed on March 14, 2005.