Drought affects organic pasture requirements

The U.S. Department of Agriculture’s National Organic Program (NOP) has released a list of counties declared federal disaster areas due to severe drought where producers of organic ruminant livestock (cattle, sheep and goals) can cut the required amount of feed from organic pasture. The agency has issued a temporary variance to provide relief to affected [...]

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