Handling Regulations: Tomatoes Grown in Florida

Docket Number: AMS-SC-18-0075
Effective Date: December 4, 2019


This rule implements a recommendation from the Florida Tomato Committee (Committee) to change the handling regulations under the marketing order regulating the handling of tomatoes grown in Florida. This action removes the standard weight requirements for tomato containers under the handling regulations.


Steven W. Kauffman, Marketing Specialist, or Christian D. Nissen, Regional Director, Southeast Marketing Field Office, Marketing Order and Agreement Division, Specialty Crops Program, AMS, USDA; Telephone: (863)324-3375, Fax: (863) 291-8614, or Email: Steven.Kauffman@usda.gov 
or Christian.Nissen@usda.gov.

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