Horticulture and Organic Food Safety Standards

Witnesses testified about proposed safety standards for fresh fruits and vegetables as well as organic foods. In the first panel, Food… read more

Witnesses testified about proposed safety standards for fresh fruits and vegetables as well as organic foods. In the first panel, Food and Drug Administration (FDA) officials answered questions on implementing those standards, the role of FDA inspectors, as well as recent recalls of pistachios and peanuts. Farmers on the second panel talked about how federal safety standards could impact their farms.

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Program ID:
286335-1
Category:
House Committee
Format:
House Committee
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
May 14, 2009
Last Aired:
May 27, 2009

Airing Details

  • May 14, 2009 | 8:56pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • May 15, 2009 | 4:26am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • May 15, 2009 | 10:02am EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • May 15, 2009 | 2:42pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • May 15, 2009 | 11:26pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • May 27, 2009 | 3:37pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
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