Crops & Chemicals USA 18 to Feature Regulatory Updates

Federal regulators representing the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA), and Federal Drug Administration (FDA) are among the presenters at this year’s Crops & Chemicals USA meeting, July 23-25, 2018 at the Raleigh Convention Center in Raleigh, North Carolina.

The agenda for this year’s meeting provides attendees with the critical science, technologies and contacts needed to accelerate the development and regulatory approval of biostimulant, biopesticide and agrochemical products.

Attendees of Crops & Chemicals USA will have the rare opportunity to guidance and advice directly from regulators from all three major regulatory agencies in the US, including:

Understanding the Food and Drug Administration’s Oversight of Safety of Food from New Plant Varieties and Emerging Technologies in Agriculture
Robert Merker, PhD. Supervisory Consumer Safety Officer, US FDA

Understanding USDA Regulation of Genome Edited Organisms
Neil Hoffman, PhD, Chief Scientific Advisor, Biotechnology Regulatory Services, USDA

Essential Insight from the US EPA on New Technologies and Biologics Registrations
Robert McNally, Director, Biopesticides and Pollution Prevention, US EPA

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