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THE AG & FOOD LAW UPDATE: NOVEMBER 17, 2016

A comprehensive summary of today’s judicial, legislative, and regulatory developments in agriculture and food. Email important additions to: camarigg at uark.edu LEGISLATIVE:  H.R. 6321:...

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Center for Agricultural and Shale Law Posts Agricultural Law Weekly Review

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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USDA to fund antimicrobial research

Earlier this week the U.S. department of Agriculture (USDA) announced $6 million in available funding for research addressing antimicrobial resistance (AMR)....

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Chipotle Served with Federal Grand Jury Subpoena

Posted January 7, 2013 On Wednesday, in a regulatory filing with the U.S. Securities & Exchange Commission (SEC),Chipotle Mexican Grille Inc....

Justice Department: Food companies at risk for prosecution over outbreaks

  • July 15, 2015

Posted July 15, 2015 After several deadly outbreaks food, the Justice Department is warning food companies that they could face...

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...

Chinese Processed Chicken Causes Food Safety Concerns

  • October 2, 2013

Posted October 2, 2013   Food safety advocates are raising concerns about a decision by the USDA and the Food Safety...

Small Farm Support Backed by Food and Agriculture Organization

  • June 14, 2012

With the world population growing to an expected nine billion people by 2050, the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United...

Gates Foundation Calls for More Ag Research Funding

  • February 3, 2012

Western Farm Press reports that, in the annual priorities outlined by the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, Gates expressed interest in...