Listening Session Agenda

Commissioner Troxler and the North Carolina Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services invite you to attend a listening session with FDA on the proposed supplemental rules for produce safety and preventive controls for animal food. This is an important opportunity to hear from FDA and ask questions prior to the close of the comment period on December 15, 2014.

The Listening Session will be hosted by The Cooperative Extension Program at NCA&T State University and will be held on campus in the Daniel D. Godfrey Multi-Purpose Room located in Coltrane Hall. For directions and more information on the location please visit: http://www.ncat.edu/admissions/undergraduate/visit-us/map-directions.html.

Please register to attend using the link to the right.

To view the entire rule and fact sheets provided by FDA, please click on the links below.

FDA Presenters

Mike Taylor
Deputy Commissioner for Foods and Veterinary Medicine

Dr. Samir Assar
Director of the Produce Safety Staff, Center for Food Safety and Applied Nutrition

Dr. Dan McChesney
Director, Office of Surveillance and Compliance, Center for Veterinary Medicine

Other Speakers

Commissioner Steve Troxler
North Carolina Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services

Dr. William Randle
Dean, School of Agriculture and Environmental Science, NCA&T State University

Important Links

Proposed Supplemental Rule for Produce Safety

Proposed Supplemental Rule for Preventive Controls for Animal Food