Below is a message from the American Chestnut Foundation on the deregulation of the Darling 58 blight-resistant American chestnut.
The 60-day public comment period is now open and will remain open until Monday, October 19, 2020. Here are two easy ways to participate:
Submit a public comment here:
Below are additional resources to help guide you through this process:
Public Comment Best Practices and Sample Submissions:
Public Comment Period FAQs:
Petition Executive Summary:
Summary of the Transgenic Tree:
We will continue to keep you updated during this important process. Please visit this page:
on TACF’s website for additional information. Thank you for your continued support of our shared mission to rescue the American chestnut.
Brian C. McCarthy, Ph.D.
The American Chestnut Foundation