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Published November 07, 2012, 09:10 AM

Hearing set on North Dakota ag department proposed rule changes

BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — North Dakota Agriculture Commissioner Doug Goehring has scheduled a public hearing on proposed rule changes for dairy inspections, meat and poultry inspections and anhydrous ammonia programs.

BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — North Dakota Agriculture Commissioner Doug Goehring has scheduled a public hearing on proposed rule changes for dairy inspections, meat and poultry inspections and anhydrous ammonia programs.

The hearing to gather comments from the public is at 1 p.m. Tuesday, Dec. 4, in the Agriculture Department's conference room in the state Capitol in Bismarck.

Goehring says the proposed changes to dairy, meat and poultry inspection rules harmonize them with federal standards. The proposed rule changes also include the addition of a risk management program for agricultural anhydrous ammonia facilities.

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