FSIS provides guidance materials in the topics below to help producers and agricultural businesses meet federal regulations for their establishments.  For the most recent regulatory requirements, visit 9 CFR Chapter III Food Safety and Inspection Service, Department of Agriculture (Parts 300 – 599).  Visit the Regulations, Directives & Notices page for information that enable FSIS to carry out its mission of protecting public health.

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Last Modified Nov 09, 2018