Agricultural Marketing Service - U.S. Department of Agriculture https://www.ams.usda.gov/ en 2000007140 https://www.ams.usda.gov/content/2000007140 <span class="field field--name-title field--type-string field--label-hidden">2000007140</span> <span class="field field--name-uid field--type-entity-reference field--label-hidden"><span lang="" about="/users/nwilkins" typeof="schema:Person" property="schema:name" datatype="">NWilkins</span></span> <span class="field field--name-created field--type-created field--label-hidden">Thu, 07/16/2020 - 09:54</span> <div class="field field--name-field-solicitation-number field--type-string field--label-above"> <div class="field__label">Solicitation Number</div> <div class="field__item">2000007140</div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-solicitation-documents field--type-file field--label-above"> <div class="field__label">Solicitation Documents</div> <div class="field__items"> <div class="field__item"> <span class="file file--mime-application-pdf file--application-pdf"> <a href="https://www.ams.usda.gov/sites/default/files/2000007140%20-%20Bid%20Invitation.pdf" type="application/pdf; length=406301">2000007140 - Bid Invitation.pdf</a></span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-issued-date field--type-datetime field--label-above"> <div class="field__label">Issued Date</div> <div class="field__item"><time datetime="2020-07-15T12:00:00Z" class="datetime">Wed, 07/15/2020 - 12:00</time> </div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-material-description field--type-string-long field--label-above"> <div class="field__label">Material Description</div> <div class="field__item">Dry Edible Beans</div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-trade-mitigation-purchase field--type-boolean field--label-above"> <div class="field__label">Trade Mitigation Purchase</div> <div class="field__item">Off</div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-section-32-purchase field--type-boolean field--label-above"> <div class="field__label">Section 32 Purchase</div> <div class="field__item">Off</div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-offer-due-date field--type-datetime field--label-above"> <div class="field__label">Offer Due Date</div> <div class="field__item"><time datetime="2020-07-28T12:00:00Z" class="datetime">Tue, 07/28/2020 - 12:00</time> </div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-contains-set-asides field--type-boolean field--label-above"> <div class="field__label">Contains Set Asides</div> <div class="field__item">On</div> </div> Thu, 16 Jul 2020 13:54:34 +0000 NWilkins 38459 at https://www.ams.usda.gov 2000007143 https://www.ams.usda.gov/content/2000007143 <span class="field field--name-title field--type-string field--label-hidden">2000007143</span> <span class="field field--name-uid field--type-entity-reference field--label-hidden"><span lang="" about="/users/nwilkins" typeof="schema:Person" property="schema:name" datatype="">NWilkins</span></span> <span class="field field--name-created field--type-created field--label-hidden">Thu, 07/16/2020 - 09:49</span> <div class="field field--name-field-solicitation-number field--type-string field--label-above"> <div class="field__label">Solicitation Number</div> <div class="field__item">2000007143</div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-solicitation-documents field--type-file field--label-above"> <div class="field__label">Solicitation Documents</div> <div class="field__items"> <div class="field__item"> <span class="file file--mime-application-pdf file--application-pdf"> <a href="https://www.ams.usda.gov/sites/default/files/2000007143%20-%20Bid%20Invitation.pdf" type="application/pdf; length=405955">2000007143 - Bid Invitation.pdf</a></span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-issued-date field--type-datetime field--label-above"> <div class="field__label">Issued Date</div> <div class="field__item"><time datetime="2020-07-16T12:00:00Z" class="datetime">Thu, 07/16/2020 - 12:00</time> </div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-material-description field--type-string-long field--label-above"> <div class="field__label">Material Description</div> <div class="field__item">Fish Products</div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-trade-mitigation-purchase field--type-boolean field--label-above"> <div class="field__label">Trade Mitigation Purchase</div> <div class="field__item">Off</div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-section-32-purchase field--type-boolean field--label-above"> <div class="field__label">Section 32 Purchase</div> <div class="field__item">On</div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-offer-due-date field--type-datetime field--label-above"> <div class="field__label">Offer Due Date</div> <div class="field__item"><time datetime="2020-07-23T12:00:00Z" class="datetime">Thu, 07/23/2020 - 12:00</time> </div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-contains-set-asides field--type-boolean field--label-above"> <div class="field__label">Contains Set Asides</div> <div class="field__item">Off</div> </div> Thu, 16 Jul 2020 13:49:59 +0000 NWilkins 38458 at https://www.ams.usda.gov 2000007142 https://www.ams.usda.gov/content/2000007142 <span class="field field--name-title field--type-string field--label-hidden">2000007142</span> <span class="field field--name-uid field--type-entity-reference field--label-hidden"><span lang="" about="/users/nwilkins" typeof="schema:Person" property="schema:name" datatype="">NWilkins</span></span> <span class="field field--name-created field--type-created field--label-hidden">Thu, 07/16/2020 - 07:12</span> <div class="field field--name-field-solicitation-number field--type-string field--label-above"> <div class="field__label">Solicitation Number</div> <div class="field__item">2000007142</div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-solicitation-documents field--type-file field--label-above"> <div class="field__label">Solicitation Documents</div> <div class="field__items"> <div class="field__item"> <span class="file file--mime-application-pdf file--application-pdf"> <a href="https://www.ams.usda.gov/sites/default/files/2000007142%20-%20Bid%20Invitation.pdf" type="application/pdf; length=655549">2000007142 - Bid Invitation.pdf</a></span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-issued-date field--type-datetime field--label-above"> <div class="field__label">Issued Date</div> <div class="field__item"><time datetime="2020-07-15T12:00:00Z" class="datetime">Wed, 07/15/2020 - 12:00</time> </div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-material-description field--type-string-long field--label-above"> <div class="field__label">Material Description</div> <div class="field__item">Pork Ham</div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-trade-mitigation-purchase field--type-boolean field--label-above"> <div class="field__label">Trade Mitigation Purchase</div> <div class="field__item">Off</div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-section-32-purchase field--type-boolean field--label-above"> <div class="field__label">Section 32 Purchase</div> <div class="field__item">On</div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-offer-due-date field--type-datetime field--label-above"> <div class="field__label">Offer Due Date</div> <div class="field__item"><time datetime="2020-07-24T12:00:00Z" class="datetime">Fri, 07/24/2020 - 12:00</time> </div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-contains-set-asides field--type-boolean field--label-above"> <div class="field__label">Contains Set Asides</div> <div class="field__item">Off</div> </div> Thu, 16 Jul 2020 11:12:13 +0000 NWilkins 38457 at https://www.ams.usda.gov 2018 MD 715 Report Barrier Analysis Report https://www.ams.usda.gov/reports/2018-md-715-report-barrier-analysis-report <span class="field field--name-title field--type-string field--label-hidden">2018 MD 715 Report Barrier Analysis Report</span> <span class="field field--name-uid field--type-entity-reference field--label-hidden"><span lang="" about="/users/mbrown" typeof="schema:Person" property="schema:name" datatype="">mbrown</span></span> <span class="field field--name-created field--type-created field--label-hidden">Wed, 07/15/2020 - 15:22</span> <div class="clearfix text-formatted field field--name-body field--type-text-with-summary field--label-hidden field__item"><p>View the&nbsp;<a href="/sites/default/files/media/MD715AffirmativeActionPlan.pdf">2018 MD 715 Report Barrier Analysis Report (pdf)</a></p> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-date field--type-datetime field--label-above"> <div class="field__label">Publication Date</div> <div class="field__item"><time datetime="2020-07-15T12:00:00Z" class="datetime">2020-07-15</time> </div> </div> Wed, 15 Jul 2020 19:22:21 +0000 mbrown 38456 at https://www.ams.usda.gov USDA Announces Opportunity for Designation of Grain Inspection in North Dakota, Requests Comments on Official Agency https://www.ams.usda.gov/content/usda-announces-opportunity-designation-grain-inspection-north-dakota-requests-comments <span class="field field--name-title field--type-string field--label-hidden">USDA Announces Opportunity for Designation of Grain Inspection in North Dakota, Requests Comments on Official Agency</span> <span class="field field--name-uid field--type-entity-reference field--label-hidden"><span lang="" about="/users/nwilkins" typeof="schema:Person" property="schema:name" datatype="">NWilkins</span></span> <span class="field field--name-created field--type-created field--label-hidden">Wed, 07/15/2020 - 09:24</span> <div class="field field--name-field-date field--type-datetime field--label-inline clearfix"> <div class="field__label">Date</div> <div class="field__item">July 15, 2020</div> </div> <div class="clearfix text-formatted field field--name-body field--type-text-with-summary field--label-hidden field__item"><p>The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) Agricultural Marketing Service (AMS) today announced an opportunity for designation of grain inspection near Fargo, North Dakota.<o:p></o:p></p> <p>North Dakota Grain Inspection Service, Inc. is currently designated to provide services in this area through December 31, 2020. AMS seeks comments on the quality of services supplied by North Dakota Grain Inspection Service, Inc.<o:p></o:p></p> <p>Information and instructions for submitting applications and comments published on July 15, 2020 in the Federal Register, Docket #AMS-FGIS-20-0038, <a href="https://www.federalregister.gov/documents/2020/07/15/2020-15200/opportunity-for-designation-in-the-fargo-north-dakota-area-request-for-comments-on-the-official">are available here</a>. The application and comment period is open for 30 days from the date of publication.<o:p></o:p></p> <p>For more information, contact Robert Waller, Compliance Officer at (816) 866-2224 or <a href="mailto:FGISQACD@usda.gov">FGISQACD@usda.gov</a>.<o:p></o:p></p> <p class="text-align-center"><span style="font-size:12px;"><em>USDA is an equal opportunity provider, employer, and lender</em></span><o:p></o:p></p> <p><o:p>&nbsp;</o:p></p> </div> Wed, 15 Jul 2020 13:24:50 +0000 NWilkins 38455 at https://www.ams.usda.gov 2000007136 https://www.ams.usda.gov/content/2000007136 <span class="field field--name-title field--type-string field--label-hidden">2000007136</span> <span class="field field--name-uid field--type-entity-reference field--label-hidden"><span lang="" about="/users/nwilkins" typeof="schema:Person" property="schema:name" datatype="">NWilkins</span></span> <span class="field field--name-created field--type-created field--label-hidden">Wed, 07/15/2020 - 07:13</span> <div class="field field--name-field-solicitation-number field--type-string field--label-above"> <div class="field__label">Solicitation Number</div> <div class="field__item">2000007136</div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-solicitation-documents field--type-file field--label-above"> <div class="field__label">Solicitation Documents</div> <div class="field__items"> <div class="field__item"> <span class="file file--mime-application-pdf file--application-pdf"> <a href="https://www.ams.usda.gov/sites/default/files/2000007136%20-%20Bid%20Invitation.pdf" type="application/pdf; length=257237">2000007136 - Bid Invitation.pdf</a></span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-issued-date field--type-datetime field--label-above"> <div class="field__label">Issued Date</div> <div class="field__item"><time datetime="2020-07-14T12:00:00Z" class="datetime">Tue, 07/14/2020 - 12:00</time> </div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-material-description field--type-string-long field--label-above"> <div class="field__label">Material Description</div> <div class="field__item">SHELL EGGS and ALL PURPOSE EGG MIX</div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-trade-mitigation-purchase field--type-boolean field--label-above"> <div class="field__label">Trade Mitigation Purchase</div> <div class="field__item">Off</div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-section-32-purchase field--type-boolean field--label-above"> <div class="field__label">Section 32 Purchase</div> <div class="field__item">Off</div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-offer-due-date field--type-datetime field--label-above"> <div class="field__label">Offer Due Date</div> <div class="field__item"><time datetime="2020-07-28T12:00:00Z" class="datetime">Tue, 07/28/2020 - 12:00</time> </div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-contains-set-asides field--type-boolean field--label-above"> <div class="field__label">Contains Set Asides</div> <div class="field__item">On</div> </div> Wed, 15 Jul 2020 11:13:25 +0000 NWilkins 38452 at https://www.ams.usda.gov Marketing Order Regulating the Handling of Spearmint Oil Produced in the Far West: Increased Assessment Rate https://www.ams.usda.gov/rules-regulations/marketing-order-regulating-handling-spearmint-oil-produced-far-west-increased-0 <span class="field field--name-title field--type-string field--label-hidden">Marketing Order Regulating the Handling of Spearmint Oil Produced in the Far West: Increased Assessment Rate</span> <span class="field field--name-uid field--type-entity-reference field--label-hidden"><span lang="" about="/users/mbrown" typeof="schema:Person" property="schema:name" datatype="">mbrown</span></span> <span class="field field--name-created field--type-created field--label-hidden">Tue, 07/14/2020 - 17:56</span> <div class="clearfix text-formatted field field--name-body field--type-text-with-summary field--label-hidden field__item"><p><strong>Docket Number:</strong>&nbsp;AMS-SC-20-0029<br /> <strong>Effective Date:</strong>&nbsp;August 10, 2020</p> <p><strong>Summary</strong></p> <p>This final rule implements a recommendation from the Far West Spearmint Oil Administrative Committee (Committee) to increase the assessment rate established for the 2020-2021 and subsequent marketing years. The assessment rate will remain in effect indefinitely unless modified, suspended, or terminated.</p> <p><strong>Contact</strong></p> <p>Joshua Wilde, Marketing Specialist, or Gary Olson, Regional Director, Northwest Marketing Field Office, Marketing Order and Agreement Division, Specialty Crops Program, AMS, USDA; Telephone: (503) 326-2055, Fax: (503) 326-7440, or Email:&nbsp;<a href="mailto:Joshua.R.Wilde@usda.gov">Joshua.R.Wilde@usda.gov</a>&nbsp;or&nbsp;<a href="mailto:GaryD.Olson@usda.gov">GaryD.Olson@usda.gov</a>.</p> <p><strong>Supporting Documents</strong></p> <ul> <li><a href="https://www.regulations.gov/document?D=AMS_FRDOC_0001-2090">Final Rule</a></li> <li><a href="https://www.regulations.gov/document?D=AMS_FRDOC_0001-2060">Proposed Rule</a></li> </ul> </div> Tue, 14 Jul 2020 21:56:02 +0000 mbrown 38127 at https://www.ams.usda.gov Assessment Rates: Sweet Onions Grown in the Walla Walla Valley of Southeast Washington and Northeast Oregon https://www.ams.usda.gov/rules-regulations/assessment-rates-sweet-onions-grown-walla-walla-valley-southeast-washington-and <span class="field field--name-title field--type-string field--label-hidden">Assessment Rates: Sweet Onions Grown in the Walla Walla Valley of Southeast Washington and Northeast Oregon</span> <span class="field field--name-uid field--type-entity-reference field--label-hidden"><span lang="" about="/users/mbrown" typeof="schema:Person" property="schema:name" datatype="">mbrown</span></span> <span class="field field--name-created field--type-created field--label-hidden">Tue, 07/14/2020 - 13:32</span> <div class="clearfix text-formatted field field--name-body field--type-text-with-summary field--label-hidden field__item"><p><strong>Docket Number:</strong>&nbsp;AMS-SC-19-0115<br /> <strong>Effective Date:</strong>&nbsp;June 1, 2020</p> <p><strong>Summary</strong></p> <p>This rule implements a recommendation from the Walla Walla Sweet Onion Marketing Committee (Committee) to increase the assessment rate established for the 2020 and subsequent fiscal periods. The assessment rate will remain in effect indefinitely unless modified, suspended, or terminated.</p> <p><strong>Contact</strong></p> <p>Dale Novotny, Marketing Specialist, or Gary Olson, Regional Director, Northwest Marketing Field Office, Marketing Order and Agreement Division, Specialty Crops Program, AMS, USDA; Telephone: (503) 326-2724 or Email:&nbsp;<a href="mailto:DaleJ.Novotny@usda.gov">DaleJ.Novotny@usda.gov</a>&nbsp;or&nbsp;<a href="mailto:GaryD.Olson@usda.gov">GaryD.Olson@usda.gov</a>.</p> <p><strong>Supporting Documents</strong></p> <ul> <li><a href="https://www.regulations.gov/document?D=AMS_FRDOC_0001-2091">Final Rule</a></li> <li><a href="https://www.regulations.gov/document?D=AMS-SC-19-0115-0001">Proposed Rule</a></li> </ul> </div> Tue, 14 Jul 2020 17:32:05 +0000 mbrown 37994 at https://www.ams.usda.gov USDA Approves Hemp Production Plans for Minnesota, Tennessee, Puerto Rico https://www.ams.usda.gov/content/usda-approves-hemp-production-plans-minnesota-tennessee-puerto-rico <span class="field field--name-title field--type-string field--label-hidden">USDA Approves Hemp Production Plans for Minnesota, Tennessee, Puerto Rico</span> <span class="field field--name-uid field--type-entity-reference field--label-hidden"><span lang="" about="/users/nwilkins" typeof="schema:Person" property="schema:name" datatype="">NWilkins</span></span> <span class="field field--name-created field--type-created field--label-hidden">Tue, 07/14/2020 - 11:56</span> <div class="field field--name-field-date field--type-datetime field--label-inline clearfix"> <div class="field__label">Date</div> <div class="field__item">July 14, 2020</div> </div> <div class="clearfix text-formatted field field--name-body field--type-text-with-summary field--label-hidden field__item"><p>The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) today announced the approval of hemp production plans under the U.S. Domestic Hemp Production Program for Minnesota, Tennessee and Puerto Rico, bringing the total number of approved plans to 53.<o:p></o:p></p> <p>USDA continues to receive and review hemp production plans from states and Indian tribes. To review approved plans or check the status of a plan, visit the <a href="https://gcc02.safelinks.protection.outlook.com/?url=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.ams.usda.gov%2Frules-regulations%2Fhemp%2Fstate-and-tribal-plan-review&amp;data=02%7C01%7C%7C16c63b5601b54e61cd8008d7f28b0b1b%7Ced5b36e701ee4ebc867ee03cfa0d4697%7C0%7C0%7C637244551312828715&amp;sdata=bx87%2BTcgI5TfK1wY6EyXIKCCGnztT9di5rF4ExL60VM%3D&amp;reserved=0">Status of State and Tribal Hemp Production Plans</a> webpage.<o:p></o:p></p> <p>State and tribal plans previously approved include:<span style="font-size: 1.7rem;">&nbsp;</span></p> <table border="1" cellpadding="0" cellspacing="0" style="width: 600px;"> <thead> <tr> <th scope="col" style="width: 153px;"> <p>States<o:p></o:p></p> </th> <th scope="col" style="width: 445px;"> <p>Tribes<o:p></o:p></p> </th> </tr> </thead> <tbody> <tr> <td style="width: 153px;"> <p>Delaware<o:p></o:p></p> </td> <td style="width: 445px;"> <p>Blackfeet Nation<o:p></o:p></p> </td> </tr> <tr> <td style="width: 153px;"> <p>Florida<o:p></o:p></p> </td> <td style="width: 445px;"> <p>Cayuga Nation<o:p></o:p></p> </td> </tr> <tr> <td style="width: 153px;"> <p>Georgia<o:p></o:p></p> </td> <td style="width: 445px;"> <p>Cheyenne and Arapaho Tribes<o:p></o:p></p> </td> </tr> <tr> <td style="width: 153px;"> <p>Iowa<o:p></o:p></p> </td> <td style="width: 445px;"> <p>Cheyenne River Sioux Tribe<o:p></o:p></p> </td> </tr> <tr> <td style="width: 153px;"> <p>Kansas<o:p></o:p></p> </td> <td style="width: 445px;"> <p>Chippewa Cree Tribe<o:p></o:p></p> </td> </tr> <tr> <td style="width: 153px;"> <p>Louisiana<o:p></o:p></p> </td> <td style="width: 445px;"> <p>Colorado River Indian Tribes<o:p></o:p></p> </td> </tr> <tr> <td style="width: 153px;"> <p>Massachusetts<o:p></o:p></p> </td> <td style="width: 445px;"> <p>Confederated Tribes of Warm Springs<o:p></o:p></p> </td> </tr> <tr> <td style="width: 153px;"> <p>Montana<o:p></o:p></p> </td> <td style="width: 445px;"> <p>Flandreau Santee Sioux Tribe<o:p></o:p></p> </td> </tr> <tr> <td style="width: 153px;"> <p>Nebraska<o:p></o:p></p> </td> <td style="width: 445px;"> <p>Fort Belknap Indian Community<o:p></o:p></p> </td> </tr> <tr> <td style="width: 153px;"> <p>New Jersey<o:p></o:p></p> </td> <td style="width: 445px;"> <p>Iowa Tribe of Kansas and Nebraska<o:p></o:p></p> </td> </tr> <tr> <td style="width: 153px;"> <p>Ohio<o:p></o:p></p> </td> <td style="width: 445px;"> <p>Lac Courte Oreilles Band of Lake Superior Chippewa Indians<o:p></o:p></p> </td> </tr> <tr> <td style="width: 153px;"> <p>Pennsylvania<o:p></o:p></p> </td> <td style="width: 445px;"> <p>La Jolla Band of Luiseno Indian Tribes <o:p></o:p></p> </td> </tr> <tr> <td style="width: 153px;"> <p>South Carolina<o:p></o:p></p> </td> <td style="width: 445px;"> <p>Little Traverse Bay Bands of Odawa Indians<o:p></o:p></p> </td> </tr> <tr> <td style="width: 153px;"> <p>Texas<o:p></o:p></p> </td> <td style="width: 445px;"> <p>Miccosukee Tribe of Indians of Florida <o:p></o:p></p> </td> </tr> <tr> <td style="width: 153px;"> <p>Washington<o:p></o:p></p> </td> <td style="width: 445px;"> <p>Oglala Sioux Tribe<o:p></o:p></p> </td> </tr> <tr> <td style="width: 153px;"> <p>West Virginia<o:p></o:p></p> </td> <td style="width: 445px;">Otoe-Missouria Tribe</td> </tr> <tr> <td style="width: 153px;"> <p>Wyoming<o:p></o:p></p> </td> <td style="width: 445px;"> <p>Pala Band of Mission Indians <o:p></o:p></p> </td> </tr> <tr> <td style="width: 153px;"> <p>U.S. Virgin Islands<o:p></o:p></p> </td> <td style="width: 445px;"> <p>Pawnee Nation of Oklahoma<o:p></o:p></p> </td> </tr> <tr> <td style="width: 153px;"> <p><o:p>&nbsp;</o:p></p> </td> <td style="width: 445px;"> <p>Prairie Band Potawatomi Nation<o:p></o:p></p> </td> </tr> <tr> <td style="width: 153px;">&nbsp;</td> <td style="width: 445px;"> <p>Pueblo of Picuris Tribe <o:p></o:p></p> </td> </tr> <tr> <td style="width: 153px;"> <p><o:p>&nbsp;</o:p></p> </td> <td style="width: 445px;"> <p>Red Lake Band of Chippewa Indians<o:p></o:p></p> </td> </tr> <tr> <td style="width: 153px;"> <p><o:p>&nbsp;</o:p></p> </td> <td style="width: 445px;"> <p>Rosebud Sioux Tribe <o:p></o:p></p> </td> </tr> <tr> <td style="width: 153px;"> <p><o:p>&nbsp;</o:p></p> </td> <td style="width: 445px;"> <p>Sac &amp; Fox Tribe of the Mississippi in Iowa<o:p></o:p></p> </td> </tr> <tr> <td style="width: 153px;"> <p><o:p>&nbsp;</o:p></p> </td> <td style="width: 445px;"> <p>Santa Rosa Cahuilla Indian Tribe<o:p></o:p></p> </td> </tr> <tr> <td style="width: 153px;">&nbsp;</td> <td style="width: 445px;"> <p>Santee Sioux Nation<o:p></o:p></p> </td> </tr> <tr> <td style="width: 153px;">&nbsp;</td> <td style="width: 445px;"> <p>Seneca Nation of Indians<o:p></o:p></p> </td> </tr> <tr> <td style="width: 153px;"> <p><o:p>&nbsp;</o:p></p> </td> <td style="width: 445px;"> <p>Sisseton-Wahpeton Oyate Tribe<o:p></o:p></p> </td> </tr> <tr> <td style="width: 153px;"> <p><o:p>&nbsp;</o:p></p> </td> <td style="width: 445px;"> <p>Standing Rock Sioux Tribe<o:p></o:p></p> </td> </tr> <tr> <td style="width: 153px;"> <p><o:p>&nbsp;</o:p></p> </td> <td style="width: 445px;"> <p>Turtle Mountain Band of Chippewa Indians<o:p></o:p></p> </td> </tr> <tr> <td style="width: 153px;"> <p><o:p>&nbsp;</o:p></p> </td> <td style="width: 445px;"> <p>Winnebago Tribe of Nebraska<o:p></o:p></p> </td> </tr> <tr> <td style="width: 153px;"> <p><o:p>&nbsp;</o:p></p> </td> <td style="width: 445px;"> <p>Ysleta Del Sur Pueblo<o:p></o:p></p> </td> </tr> <tr> <td style="width: 153px;"> <p><o:p>&nbsp;</o:p></p> </td> <td style="width: 445px;"> <p>Yurok Tribe<o:p></o:p></p> </td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p>The Agriculture Improvement Act of 2018 (2018 Farm Bill) directed USDA to develop a regulatory oversight program for hemp and include provisions for USDA to approve hemp production plans submitted by states and Indian tribes. Accordingly, on Oct. 31, 2019, USDA issued an&nbsp;<a href="https://gcc02.safelinks.protection.outlook.com/?url=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.federalregister.gov%2Fdocuments%2F2019%2F10%2F31%2F2019-23749%2Festablishment-of-a-domestic-hemp-production-program&amp;data=02%7C01%7C%7C16c63b5601b54e61cd8008d7f28b0b1b%7Ced5b36e701ee4ebc867ee03cfa0d4697%7C0%7C0%7C637244551312838706&amp;sdata=BssR2zoaiUXRGvI04JYf%2BnnRz51RqhJsdl4xQ9xjGnU%3D&amp;reserved=0">interim final rule</a>&nbsp;establishing the U.S. Domestic Hemp Production Program and the provisions for USDA to approve submitted plans. State and tribal plans provide details on practices and procedures that enable hemp producers in their jurisdictions to operate according to their individual plans and in compliance with federal laws.<o:p></o:p></p> <p>For additional information about the program, visit the&nbsp;<a href="https://gcc02.safelinks.protection.outlook.com/?url=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.ams.usda.gov%2Frules-regulations%2Fhemp&amp;data=02%7C01%7C%7C16c63b5601b54e61cd8008d7f28b0b1b%7Ced5b36e701ee4ebc867ee03cfa0d4697%7C0%7C0%7C637244551312838706&amp;sdata=id16cZraeWEgMXM%2BoFyViY1FTBJvooeV588hVLHfbQk%3D&amp;reserved=0">U.S. Domestic Hemp Production Program</a>&nbsp;webpage.<o:p></o:p></p> <p>For information or questions related to a specific plan, please contact the applicable state or tribe.<o:p></o:p></p> <p class="text-align-center"><span style="font-size:12px;"><em>USDA is an equal opportunity provider, employer, and lender</em></span><o:p></o:p></p> <p><o:p>&nbsp;</o:p></p> </div> Tue, 14 Jul 2020 15:56:14 +0000 NWilkins 38448 at https://www.ams.usda.gov 2000007129 https://www.ams.usda.gov/content/2000007129 <span class="field field--name-title field--type-string field--label-hidden">2000007129</span> <span class="field field--name-uid field--type-entity-reference field--label-hidden"><span lang="" about="/users/nwilkins" typeof="schema:Person" property="schema:name" datatype="">NWilkins</span></span> <span class="field field--name-created field--type-created field--label-hidden">Tue, 07/14/2020 - 11:47</span> <div class="field field--name-field-solicitation-number field--type-string field--label-above"> <div class="field__label">Solicitation Number</div> <div class="field__item">2000007129</div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-solicitation-documents field--type-file field--label-above"> <div class="field__label">Solicitation Documents</div> <div class="field__items"> <div class="field__item"> <span class="file file--mime-application-pdf file--application-pdf"> <a href="https://www.ams.usda.gov/sites/default/files/2000007129%20-%20Bid%20Invitation.pdf" type="application/pdf; length=1508606">2000007129 - Bid Invitation.pdf</a></span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-issued-date field--type-datetime field--label-above"> <div class="field__label">Issued Date</div> <div class="field__item"><time datetime="2020-07-14T12:00:00Z" class="datetime">Tue, 07/14/2020 - 12:00</time> </div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-material-description field--type-string-long field--label-above"> <div class="field__label">Material Description</div> <div class="field__item">Canned Vegetables (Tomato Products)</div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-trade-mitigation-purchase field--type-boolean field--label-above"> <div class="field__label">Trade Mitigation Purchase</div> <div class="field__item">Off</div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-section-32-purchase field--type-boolean field--label-above"> <div class="field__label">Section 32 Purchase</div> <div class="field__item">Off</div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-offer-due-date field--type-datetime field--label-above"> <div class="field__label">Offer Due Date</div> <div class="field__item"><time datetime="2020-07-27T12:00:00Z" class="datetime">Mon, 07/27/2020 - 12:00</time> </div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-contains-set-asides field--type-boolean field--label-above"> <div class="field__label">Contains Set Asides</div> <div class="field__item">On</div> </div> Tue, 14 Jul 2020 15:47:25 +0000 NWilkins 38447 at https://www.ams.usda.gov