Archive for Tag: weight labeling

Panel advances Webber bill freeing farmers markets from burdensome regulations for baked goods

TRENTON, N.J. – The Assembly Agriculture Committee advanced legislation exempting farmers markets from a law requiring certain baked goods to be sold by weight. “New Jersey’s local farmers markets are healthy, quaint, and good. They are places where neighbors and friends can gather literally to share the fruits of...

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Panel advances Webber, Bucco bill freeing local farmers markets from burdensome regulations

TRENTON, N.J. – The Assembly Agriculture Committee gave its approval today to legislation sponsored by Assemblymen Jay Webber and Anthony M. Bucco eliminating unnecessary and counterproductive regulations imposed on bakers selling their goods at farmers markets. The bill (A2201) allows the products, including cakes, cookies, pies, and muffins, to...

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