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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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THE AG & FOOD LAW UPDATE: NOVEMBER 14, 2016

A comprehensive summary of today’s judicial, legislative, and regulatory developments in agriculture and food. Email important additions to: camarigg at uark.edu ANNOUNCEMENT: Join us...

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LMA seeks to hire associate counsel

The Livestock Marketing Association seeks to fill an associate counsel position. The job description and contact information are below. ASSOCIATE COUNSEL ...

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Nebraska law allows meatpackers to own hogs

Posted February 16, 2016 Per nationalhogfarmer.com, Nebraska meatpackers can now own hogs. Under LB176, passed February 5, a person who owns, leases...

Market agencies selling on commission, GIPSA accepting comments

  • July 14, 2015

Posted July 14, 2015  The United States Department of Agriculture’s (USDA) Grain Inspection, Packers and Stockyards Administration (GIPSA) is seeking...

Farmer Sues Pilgrim’s Pride for Breach of Contract

Posted May 27, 2015 A West Virginian poultry farmer is suing Pilgrim’s Pride Corp. for breach of contract, according to...

Hearing Scheduled for Motion to Dismiss in BPI “Pink Slime” Case

  • October 24, 2013

Posted October 24, 2013   A December hearing has been set for a motion to dismiss in a defamation lawsuit over...

5th Circuit Reverses $25 Million Damages Award Against Pilgrim’s Pride

  • August 30, 2013

Posted August 30, 2013 The U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit has reversed a $25 million damages award...