Agricultural Economics – National Agricultural Law Center http://nationalaglawcenter.org The Nation's Leading Source of Agricultural and Food Law Research and Information Sun, 15 Jul 2018 18:43:38 +0000 en-US hourly 1 https://wordpress.org/?v=4.4.16 THE AG & FOOD LAW UPDATE: JUNE 4, 2018 http://nationalaglawcenter.org/ag-food-law-update-june-4-2018/ Mon, 04 Jun 2018 11:23:28 +0000 http://nationalaglawcenter.org/?p=63024 A comprehensive summary of today’s judicial, legislative, and regulatory developments in agriculture and food. Email important additions HERE. ANNOUNCEMENT: Register today for our...

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Center for Agricultural and Shale Law Posts Agricultural Law Weekly Review http://nationalaglawcenter.org/center-agricultural-shale-law-posts-agricultural-law-weekly-review-42/ Thu, 07 Sep 2017 15:12:14 +0000 http://nationalaglawcenter.org/?p=58039 The latest installment of the Penn State Center for Agricultural and Shale Law’s Agricultural Law Weekly Review is now available.  Topics...

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Court considers “failed acreage” under Supplemental Revenue Assistance Payments Program (SURE) http://nationalaglawcenter.org/court-considers-failed-acreage-supplemental-revenue-assistance-payments-program-sure/ Thu, 22 Jun 2017 18:59:21 +0000 http://nationalaglawcenter.org/?p=57006 Written by: Amie Alexander, JD/MPS Candidate, William H. Bowen School of Law A recent District Court decision in the District of...

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State agritourism legislative update http://nationalaglawcenter.org/recent-state-agritourism-legislation/ Wed, 03 May 2017 19:39:04 +0000 http://nationalaglawcenter.org/?p=56170 Below is a summary of recent agritourism legislation by state. Each listing provides a link to the legislative text. Email important...

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New bill targets commodity checkoff programs http://nationalaglawcenter.org/new-bill-targets-commodity-checkoff-programs/ Tue, 04 Apr 2017 18:10:05 +0000 http://nationalaglawcenter.org/?p=55794 A new bill focused on commodity checkoff programs was introduced last week by Sens. Mike Lee (R-Utah) and Cory Booker (D-N.J.). The...

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Beef, Beans, & the First Amendment: Disappearing Sovereignty for State Beef Councils and Soybean Boards? http://nationalaglawcenter.org/beef-beans-first-amendment-disappearing-sovereignty-state-beef-councils-soybean-boards/ Mon, 13 Feb 2017 20:40:01 +0000 http://nationalaglawcenter.org/?p=55142 By: Harrison M. Pittman, Director, National Agricultural Law Center On May 2, 2016, a legal action titled Ranchers Cattlemen Legal Defense...

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USDA announces Farmer Fair Practices Rules http://nationalaglawcenter.org/usda-announces-farmer-fair-practices-rules/ Wed, 14 Dec 2016 21:27:51 +0000 http://nationalaglawcenter.org/?p=54473 Earlier today, the USDA’s Grain Inspection, Packers and Stockyards Administration (GIPSA) announced updated regulations designed to protect contract rights of farmers....

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APHIS proposes regulations permitting importation of Hass avocados from Columbia http://nationalaglawcenter.org/aphis-proposes-regulations-permitting-importation-hass-avocados-columbia/ Wed, 02 Nov 2016 20:09:46 +0000 http://nationalaglawcenter.org/?p=51257 Late last month, the Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service (APHIS) issued a proposed rule amending fruits and vegetables regulations to...

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Deere and Monsanto address DOJ monopoly claims http://nationalaglawcenter.org/deere-monsanto-address-doj-monopoly-claims/ Tue, 18 Oct 2016 21:36:42 +0000 http://nationalaglawcenter.org/?p=51011 In late August, the U.S. Department of Justice filed an antitrust lawsuit to prevent agriculture company John Deere from merging with...

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Horticulture Field Day in Hope, AR http://nationalaglawcenter.org/horticulture-field-day-in-hope-ar/ Thu, 16 Jun 2016 14:37:40 +0000 http://nationalaglawcenter.org/?p=49273 Agritourism is the focus at today’s Horticulture Field Day at the Southwest Research and Extension Center in Hope, Arkansas. Food preservation,...

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