From the USDA Agricultural Marketing Service:
The Agricultural Marketing Service (AMS) National Organic Program (NOP) has posted meeting materials for the National Organic Standards Board (NOSB) Spring meeting, to be held in Tuscon, AZ, April 25-27, 2018. Documents are posted on the Spring 2018 NOSB meeting webpage. Posted materials include a tentative Meeting Agenda and Proposals and Discussion Documents.
Updated NOSB Work Agenda
The NOP and NOSB collaborate to develop and maintain a work agenda, or project list, that supports NOP’s mission. We recently updated the work agenda format to provide more detail about project timing and prioritization to increase transparency.
View the Updated Work Agenda.
Inviting Stakeholder Engagement
The NOSB invites public comments that address topics on the Spring 2018 meeting agenda.
Deadlines: To be considered during the 2018 Spring Meeting, written comments and requests for oral comment speaking slots must be received by 11:59 p.m. April 4, 2018.
For details on how to submit comments — both oral and written — and to access the meeting materials, including proposals and the new work agenda, please visit the Spring 2018 NOSB meeting webpage.