Register Now to Speak at NOSB Jacksonville Meeting

The National Organic Standards Board (NOSB) will host their second yearly meeting in Jacksonville, Florida October 31 through November 2, 2017
 
Organic stakeholders can now register to speak at a pre-meeting webinar and at the meeting in Jacksonville. 
 
The NOSB will host an online webinar on October 24, 2017 from 1:00 to 4:00 p.m. Eastern Time. Those interested in the webinar must register before October 11, 2017. If all speaking slots are taken, NOSB will host an additional webinar on October 26, 2017 from 1:00 to 4:00 p.m. Eastern Time. Commenters are allotted a three-minute comment slot and can only register for one commenting slot on either day. 
 
For those unable to attend the meeting or the webinar, NOSB will accept written comments via https://www.regulations.gov/ using docket number AMS-NOP-17-0024-0001 until October 11, 2017.
 
The Organic Trade Association (OTA) is accepting feedback and recommendations to shape their public comments through surveys. Responses will be submitted to NOSB in addition to OTA’s public comments. OTA has also complied a comprehensive guide to the Sunset Review and the 43 substances up for review in Jacksonville.
 
CCOF highly encourages stakeholders to submit comments to NOSB and complete OTA’s surveys. CCOF will submit written comments on various agenda items and will attend the meeting. Please contact me at pnell@ccof.org for questions or more information.

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