Listen to FDA officials on March 19, 2013 explaining, who is exempt or not for registration, handling, shipping, and packing:
Exemptions for which small farms
Exemptions by products
Exemptions on labeling
Exemptions for Tester users
Non exemptions for Farmers Markets
Non exemptions for roadside markets
Non exemptions for CSA’s
Non exemptions for grower/packers
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