The National Organic Program (NOP) also published its response to the NOSB's April 2013 recommendations.
<NOSB now accepting Public comments: Deadline Oct 1, 2013
The NOSB has published its proposals with a request for public comment in advance of the fall meeting.
NOSB Fall 2013 Meeting
October 22 - 24, 2013
8:00 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. daily
Galt House Hotel
Grand Ballroom C
140 North Fourth Street
Louisville, Kentucky 40202
A small block of rooms has been set aside for the public. To get the Government per diem rate ($97.00 per night), call the hotel by October 1, 2013, and ask for the USDA block.
Written Public Comments
Deadine: October 1, 2013
In order for the Board to review comments prior to the meeting, comments must be submitted by October 1, 2013, 11:59 pm ET.
Submit Comments via Regulations.gov
In-Person Public Comments
Deadline: October 1, 2013
In order to schedule and notify people of their speaking times, we must receive requests for oral comments slots by October 1, 2013, 11:59 pm ET.
Request an In-Person Comment Slot
<Save the Date: Spring NOSB meeting
The Spring 2014 meeting of the NOSB will be held in San Antonio, Texas, during the week of April 28, 2014.
<Response: April NOSB Recommendations
At its April 2013 meeting, the NOSB recommended that the NOP take several actions.
In advance of the October 2013 NOSB meeting, the NOP has published a response to these recommendations.
View NOSB Response