Dept. of Ag Offers Milk Processors Labeling Advice to Rebrand Milk
February 27, 2020
Agriculture Secretary Russell Redding on Feb. 19 announced that Pennsylvania milk processors could seize an opportunity to rebrand whole milk, thanks to flexibility in federal milk labeling requirements.
At the request of the industry, the Bureau of Food Safety issued a guidance memo clarifying Food and Drug Administration requirements and highlighting the opportunity to label Whole Milk as 3.25 percent fat.
“We’re living in a society where people want to know where their food comes from and what’s in it,” said Agriculture Secretary Redding. “This memo provides clarity to the indu...