Upcoming webinar on biotechnology discovery CRISPR
- September 14, 2016
- Mark Camarigg
Next Wednesday, September 21, the Agricultural & Food Law Consortium will present CRISPR: A Biotechnology Breakthrough and an Inventorship Quandary, as...
House ag committee approves anti-GMO labeling law
- July 20, 2015
Posted July 20, 2014 The House Agriculture Committee has approved a bill that would ban states from requiring the labeling...
Interim final rule issued for Biorefinery, Renewable Chemical, and Biobased Product Manufacturing Assistance Program
- July 13, 2015
Posted July 13, 2015 The Rural Business-Cooperative Service (Agency) is publishing an interim final rule for the Biorefinery, Renewable Chemical,...
Syngenta rejects second Monsanto offer
- June 11, 2015
Posted June 11, 2015 Syngenta has rejected a second takeover bid from Monsanto, which included a $2 billion breakup...
U.S. District Court Allows Vermont GMO Law to Stand
- April 29, 2015
Posted April 29, 2015 U.S. District Court Judge Christina Reiss ruled against the Grocery Manufacturers’ Association (GMA) and other industry...
Syngenta Considering Counterclaims in Corn Biotech Lawsuits
- February 17, 2015
Posted February 17, 2015 Syngenta AG may file counterclaims against some of the 750 plus U.S. grain farmers and...
NASDA Supports National GMO Labeling, Groups Send Letter to Urge Congress
- February 11, 2015
–> Posted February 11, 2015 The National Association of State Departments of Agriculture passed a resolution to support a national uniform...
Syngenta Counsel Announced
- February 2, 2015
Posted February , 2015 The United States District Court in Kansas has named a team of four attorneys to lead the...
China Approves Syngenta Corn, GMO Trait MIR 162
- December 22, 2014
Posted December 22, 2014 U.S. Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack announced that Chinese officials have approved imports of Syngenta GMO corn...
Nov. 19 Webinar Addresses Mandatory GMO Food Labeling Laws
- October 27, 2014
Posted October 27, 2014 On November 19, from 2:30 – 3:30 (EST), the Agricultural & Food Law Consortium will host...
House Subcommittee Hearing Examines Benefits of Ag Biotech
- July 21, 2014
Posted July 21, 2014 On July 10, the Subcommittee on General Farm Commodities and Risk Management held a hearing to...
Farm Bureau Joins AgGateway Data Group
- May 14, 2014
Posted May 14, 2014 The American Farm Bureau Federation (AFBF) has joined AgGateway, a nonprofit organization for data and...
Food Industry Waits for Vermont GMO Food Labeling Law
- May 8, 2014
Posted May 8, 2014 Kraft Foods Group Inc. and other food companies are facing the prospect of a state law...