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National Organic Program
NOSB Meeting: November 28-30, 2007  
National Organic Standards Board Meeting

The Holiday Inn National Airport Hotel
2650 Jefferson Davis Highway
Arlington, VA 22202



Wednesday, November 28, 2007

8:00 a.m.: Call to Order
Remarks: Andrea Caroe, Chairperson
  • Approval of Agenda
  • Wrap-Up Aquaculture Symposium
  • Announcements
  • Introductions

8:45 a.m.: Secretary’s Report, Bea James, Secretary

9:00 a.m.: National Organic Program Report, Mark Bradley, Associate Deputy Administrator

9:45 a.m.: Break

10:00 a.m.: Public Comment

12:00 p.m.: Lunch

1:00 p.m.: Animal Health and Welfare: Results from a Cooperative State Research, Education, and Extension (CSREES) Funded Story, Kathleen A. Merrigan, PhD and Willie Lockeretz, PhD from Agriculture, Food and Environment Program, Tufts University

1:15 p.m.: Global Animal Welfare Initiative, Margaret Wittenberg, Whole Foods Market

1:30 p.m.: Public Comment

3:00 p.m.: Break

3:15 p.m.: Public Comment

5:30 p.m.: Recess



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Additional Information
  NOSB Recommendations  
  Petitioned Substances Database  
  NOSB Policy Manual (PDF)  
  NOSB New Member Guide (PDF)  
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