THE AG & FOOD LAW UPDATE: DECEMBER 20, 2016
- December 20, 2016
- Mark Camarigg
A comprehensive summary of today’s judicial, legislative, and regulatory developments in agriculture and food. Email important additions to: camarigg at uark.edu JUDICIAL: Includes biosecurity,...
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