You’ll recall from my last post that the FDA estimates the annual cost of compliance with the FSMA to domestic farms to be roughly $460 million. However, anyone reading past the press briefings by the agency has the opportunity to learn that the FDA further specifies the division of this cost. According to the agency’s analysis […]
Ryan Parker is a farmer, writer, artist and musician. He currently lives in Central Maine with his wife, two children, a golden retriever, some pigs and chickens. He raises pastured and forested animals and grows a diverse range of vegetables without synthetic chemicals, pesticides, herbicides or taxpayer subsidies.