FDA approves genetically engineered salmon
- November 20, 2015
Posted November 20, 2015 The FDA has approved AquaBounty Technologies’ application for AquAdvantage Salmon, an Atlantic salmon that reaches market...
NOAA Issues Five Rules Dealing with Marine Fisheries
- November 21, 2014
Posted November 21, 2014 National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) issued this final rule to implement management measures described in...
Indiana Fish Feed Mill Creates Opportunities for Soybean Farmers
- July 10, 2014
Posted July 10, 2014 A new fish feed mill is opening in Indiana that will utilize soybeans to feed the...
Proposed Endangered Species Act Regulations Revise Protections for “Critical Habitat”
- May 27, 2014
Posted May 27, 2014 The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (FWS) and the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration’s (NOAA’s) National...
USDA Meeting Ends with No Vote on Organic Aquaculture
- May 6, 2014
Posted May 6, 2014 The spring meeting for the National Organic Standards Board (NOSB) ended with no vote on establishing...
May 16 CLE: Mid-South Agricultural & Environmental Law Conference
- April 24, 2014
Posted April 24, 2014 The Arkansas Bar Association, the National Agricultural Law Center, and the National Sea Grant Law Center...
April 22: Direct Marketing Aquaculture Products in Alabama Workshop
- April 2, 2014
Posted April 2, 2014 The National Sea Grant Law Center and the National Agricultural Law Center, in collaboration with the...
May 16: Mid-South Agricultural & Environmental Law Conference
- April 2, 2014
Posted April 2, 2014 The Arkansas Bar Association, the National Agricultural Law Center, and the National Sea Grant Law Center...
Senator Urges Farm Bill Conference to End USDA Catfish Inspection Program
- January 13, 2014
Posted January 13, 2014 The subject of the USDA catfish inspection program resurfaced lasted week, as letters from opponents were...
Florida Aquaculture Advocates Call for Plan to Protect Apalachicola Bay
- November 8, 2013
Posted November 8, 2013 Florida seafood dealers have asked the state to develop a comprehensive plan for managing and restoring...
New Aquaculture Leases Approved in Apalachicola Bay
- October 17, 2013
Posted October 17, 2013 Florida Commissioner of Agriculture Adam H. Putnam and the Florida Cabinet voted unanimously to approve additional...
Rep. Crawford Introduces Aquaculture Risk Reduction Act
- September 24, 2013
Posted September 24, 2013 Representative Rick Crawford (R-AR) recently introduced H.R. 3105, the Aquaculture Risk Reduction Act, which provides an...
Catfish Inspection Program Adds to Farm Bill Controversy
- August 19, 2013
Posted August 19, 2013 While much of the national discussion about the farm bill is focused on the nutrition title...
- February 13, 2013
On February 8, U.S. Senators Roger Wicker and Thad Cochran issued a letter stating that catfish producers in Mississippi and other states...
ABA, Nat’l Ag Law Center, and American Ag Law Assoc. Co-Sponsoring July 31 Program: “California’s Proposed GM Food Labeling Law: Pros, Cons, and Legal Issues”
- July 12, 2012
On July 31, from 12:00 p.m. – 1:30 EST, the American Bar Association Section of Environment, Energy, and Resources (SEER) is hosting...
Center Hosting Free Webinar July 24, “The Clean Water, EPA Regulation, and the Future of Farming”
- July 11, 2012
On July 24, 2012 from 12-1 Eastern, the National Agricultural Law Center, a unit of the University of Arkansas System Division...
National Agricultural Law Center and the National Sea Grant Law Center Announce New Collaboration
- July 11, 2012
The National Sea Grant Law Center at the University of Mississippi School of Law and the National Agricultural Law Center at...