Agricultural Marketing Service November 26, 2019 – Federal Register Recent Federal Regulation Documents

Almonds Grown in California; Revisions to the Accepted User Program Requirements and New Information Collection
Document Number: 2019-25661
Type: Rule
Date: 2019-11-26
Agency: Agricultural Marketing Service, Department of Agriculture
This rule implements a recommendation from the Almond Board of California (Board) to revise the almond accepted user program requirements currently prescribed under the Marketing Order for Almonds Grown in California (Order). This rule prohibits the transfer of inedible material between accepted users, implements a new information collection form and makes a conforming change to an existing form.
Dried Prunes Produced in California; Decreased Assessment Rate
Document Number: 2019-25660
Type: Rule
Date: 2019-11-26
Agency: Agricultural Marketing Service, Department of Agriculture
This final rule implements a recommendation from the Prune Marketing Committee (Committee) to decrease the assessment rate established for the 2019-20 and subsequent crop years from $0.28 to $0.25 per ton of salable dried prunes handled under the Marketing Order 993. The assessment rate will remain in effect indefinitely unless modified, suspended, or terminated.
Tart Cherries Grown in the States of Michigan, et al.; Decreased Assessment Rate
Document Number: 2019-25651
Type: Proposed Rule
Date: 2019-11-26
Agency: Agricultural Marketing Service, Department of Agriculture
This proposed rule would implement a recommendation from the Cherry Industry Administrative Board (Board) to decrease the assessment rate established for the 2019-20 and subsequent fiscal years. The proposed assessment rate would remain in effect indefinitely unless modified, suspended, or terminated.