Consensus. Dialog. Patience. They're all part of the intricate process of rule-making.
Listen as Todd-versations chats with Dr. Jennifer Tucker, Deputy Administrator of the Agriculture Marketing Service, National Organic Program. She explains why rule-making at the Federal level can take so much time. Simply put, it impacts people's lives.
We cover the Zoomathon, April 19-28, the Origin of Livestock Rule, the Organic Transition Initiative, and the NOP learning and training options found at the Organic Integrity Learning Center.
Exciting news, funding has increased for the department. Who said we couldn't add a few zeros to their budget?