Beef Grinding Logs Webinar
The National Grocers Association is sponsoring a webinar on how to comply with the USDA's NEW rule on raw ground beef grinding logs on Wednesday, July 27, 1PM CST
. The panel represents retailers, wholesalers, and the technology industry to help you learn about the USDA/FSIS ruling that went into effect on June 20. Topics will include a history and overview of the ruling, detailed information about the specific data requirements, options for compliance, and an opportunity to pose your questions to our industry representatives. You may be surprised at some of the requirements! Click here
New Employer Posting Requirement
The WI Bone Marrow and Organ Donation Leave Act, effective July 1, requires that all employers with 50 or more permanent employees must allow employees up to six (6) weeks leave in a 12-month period for the purpose of serving as a bone marrow or organ donor. All Employers who have 25 or more employees must post a notice which states the employer's policies for bone marrow and organ donation leave and employers with 50 or more employees must also post, in one or more conspicuous places, a poster developed by the state, which states the employees' rights under the law. Click here
for more information and to download a poster.