- Institute of Food Technologists’ (IFT’s) Annual Meeting and Scientific Program
June 21-24, 2014
New Orleans, Louisiana
OTA staff Gwendolyn Wyard, Regulatory Director for Organic Standards and Food Safety will be presenting a session entitled “Labeling Products for the Global Organic Market” and will discuss organic market trends and consumer preferences, and provide attendees with information about the existing country organic equivalency agreements, critical labeling requirements, and key tools available to help producers and handlers export organic products. The session will also highlight the difference between organic and non-GMO labeling claims, and legislative and regulatory efforts underway for voluntary and mandatory GMO labeling.