(A) Any producer or processor whose maple syrup conforms to a standard for a grade other than commercial or substandard may place the grade name on the package label. The legend shall be stylized: " U.S. Grade _______," and include the full grade name listed in rule 901:3-45-01 of the Administrative Code.
(B) No grade may be placed on a package label unless the maple syrup has first been tested by one of the methods in paragraph (B)(1) of rule 901:3-45-01 of the Administrative Code.
(C) Any optional ingredients permitted under rule 901:3-45-02 of the Administrative Code, when used, shall be listed on the package label, except for those not required by 21 CFR 101.100 (2017).
Five Year Review (FYR) Dates: 6/16/2017 and 09/02/2022
Promulgated Under: 119.03
Statutory Authority: 3715.24
Rule Amplifies: 3715.24 , 3715.25, 3715.59, 3715.60
Prior Effective Dates: 2/15/2004