Natural Grass Sod Promotion, Research, and Information Order: Referendum Procedures

Docket Number: AMS-LP-21-0028
Comments Due: December 15, 2023


This proposed rule invites comments on the establishment of procedures for conducting a referendum to determine whether issuance of a proposed Natural Grass Sod Research and Promotion Order (Order) is favored by natural grass sod producers. The procedures would also be used for any subsequent referendum under the Order. The proposed Order is being published separately in this issue of the Federal Register .

Submit Comments

Interested persons are invited to submit comments concerning this notice by using the electronic process available at Written comments may also be submitted to Jeana Harbison, Director; Research and Promotion Division; Livestock and Poultry Program, AMS, USDA; Room 2625–S, STOP 0251, 1400 Independence Avenue SW, Washington, DC 20250–0251. All comments should reference the document number and the date and page number of this issue of the Federal Register . All comments received will be posted without change, including any personal information provided, at and will be included in the record and made available to the public.


Jeana Harbison; Director; Research and Promotion Division; Telephone: (202) 527–3398; or Email to

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