Suit filed over USDA poultry rule

Suit filed over USDA poultry rule

FOOD & Water Watch has filed a suit in federal court to stop the Food Safety & Inspection Service from implementing the New Poultry Inspection System (NPIS) rules.

In its suit, Food & Water Watch claims that the new system violates the Poultry Products Inspection Act (PPIA), a law that gives the U.S. Department of Agriculture authority to protect consumer health and welfare by assuring that poultry products are wholesome, properly marke

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