Farmers: Comment on proposed Food Safety rules by Dec. 15The FDA heard your concerns and made progress on proposed Food Safety Modernization Act regulations. However, there are still areas that could significantly limit the marketing abilities and bottom line of organic and specialty crop growers. Your personal stories made a difference for the better in the past. Your comments NOW will help craft a regulation that will ensure safe food without hurting organic production, conservation activities or our local food movement. The National Sustainable Agriculture Coalition has an excellent website with background information, comment templates and links for sending the FDA your important concerns. Please don't delay-comment today!