USDA to hold California Federal Order Outreach Meetings in May

USDA will hold three public outreach meetings throughout California in May 2015 to provide a forum to review proposals received regarding a California Federal milk order. The outreach meetings will give USDA the opportunity to explain the FMMO rulemaking process and allow proposal sponsors the opportunity to explain the technical details of their submissions. Agendas for the meetings will be released following the April 10, 2015, additional proposal submission deadline. All attendees are encouraged to pre-register. Meetings will begin promptly at 9:00 a.m. at the following locations: Tuesday, May 5, 2015, California State University, Chico, Bell Memorial Student Union, Room 203, corner of West 2nd and Chestnut Streets, Chico, CA 95927, register here; Wednesday, May 6, 2015, Piccadilly Inn Airport, 5115 E. McKinley Avenue, Fresno, CA 93727, register here; Thursday, May 7, 2015, Los Angeles County Farm Bureau, 41228 12th Street West, Palmdale, CA 93551, register here.

March 17, 2015 USDA-AMS-Dairy Programs notice