> From: Bob MacGregor <RDMACGREGOR@gov.pe.ca>
> To: email@example.com; firstname.lastname@example.org
> Subject: Genetic engineering & SAL -Reply
> Date: Monday, November 18, 1996 1:00 PM
> I was surprised to hear that USDA is mandating the labelling of
> Organically-produced crops. I had always thought that labelling of
> crops was a means of market differentiation -- that is, was desired by
> the producer because of the higher prices afforded to organic produce.
> I could see USDA getting interested in verification of organic labelling
> even, of standardization of labelling (eg meanings of words, etc.), but
> surprised to see it mandated!