Food Digest and Dairy Digest Newsletters

Food Digest is the Michigan Department of Agriculture and Rural Development's newsletter for the food industry and general consumers. The annual newsletter offers important information on Michigan's Food Law, which was enacted to modernize, standardize and consolidate Michigan's food laws while adopting the Food and Drug Administration's (FDA) Food Code as a uniform regulatory standard for retail food establishments.

The Food Digest newsletter is mailed to licensed grocery and convenience stores, restaurants, and other foodservice facilities.

Dairy Digest is the Michigan Department of Agriculture & Rural Development's newsletter for the dairy industry including dairy farmers, milk haulers, processors, and general consumers. The Dairy Digest provides important information on changes to Michigan's dairy laws as well as updates to dairy policies. Public Act 266 is the Grade "A" Milk Law of 2001; Public Act 267 is the Manufacturing Milk Law of 2001.