Organic livestock housing requirements USDA

USDA finalizes organic livestock standards

Final rule draws criticism and praise as AMS tries to ensure that organic products meet a consistent standard.

The U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Agricultural Marketing Service released its final rule Wednesday on the production requirements for organic livestock and poultry standards.

AMS said the final rule “establishes a level playing field for organic producers, bolsters consumer confidence in the organic label and ensures that all org

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