Cheesemakers May Have Dodged FDA Ban on Wooden Shelves for Aging

June 12, 2014 5:31 AM

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Cheesemakers May Have Dodged FDA Ban on Wooden Shelves for Aging

If headlines over the past 48 hours have been any indication, the world of artisanal cheesemaking has narrowly dodged a huge setback for the centuries-old practice of aging cheese on wooden shelves — at least for now.

“Cheese World Fears Crackdown on Wood Boards,” stated one headline, while another asked, “Is the FDA Waging a War on Artisanal Cheese?” Another simply declared, “FDA Bans Wood Aging Boards for Cheese.”

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