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THE AG & FOOD LAW UPDATE: MARCH 21, 2017

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 CWA,...

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THE AG & FOOD LAW UPDATE: MARCH 15, 2017

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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THE AG & FOOD LAW UPDATE: FEBRUARY 13, 2017

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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THE AG & FOOD LAW UPDATE: FEBRUARY 8, 2017

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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Lawsuit challenges EPA approval of Monsanto pesticide

Last week a group of farmers and environmental groups filed a federal lawsuit (Nat’l Family Farm Coal. v. EPA , 9th...

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THE AG & FOOD LAW UPDATE: JANUARY 11, 2017

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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THE AG & FOOD LAW UPDATE: NOVEMBER 22, 2016

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 intervention,...

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USDA publishes annual Pesticide Data Program summary

Late last week, the USDA published its 2015 Pesticide Data Program (PDP) Annual Summary. The Pesticide Data Program is a national...

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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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EPA approves uses of weed killer Dicamba

The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) granted a conditional registration for new uses of the herbicide dicamba, a Monsanto “agrochemical,” on genetically...

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THE AG & FOOD LAW UPDATE: NOVEMBER 10, 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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THE AG & FOOD LAW UPDATE: OCTOBER 25, 2016

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 labor,...

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California considers pesticide-free zones around schools

The California Department of Pesticide Regulation (DPR) is proposing rules restricting application of agricultural pesticides near schools and day-care centers. The...

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THE AG & FOOD LAW UPDATE: OCTOBER 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 JUDICIAL: Includes animal...

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Bayer will not appeal EPA’s insecticide ban

In March of this year, the EPA stated studies showed the insecticide flubendiamide breaks down into a highly toxic material harmful to...

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THE AG & FOOD LAW UPDATE: AUGUST 5, 2016

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 bankruptcy,...

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New Mexico pecan growers request pesticide exception

The Santa Fe New Mexican reports that New Mexico pecan growers believe their harvests are threatened by insect infestations and are...

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Center for Food Safety suit addresses monarch butterfly population

A new lawsuit claims that crops genetically engineered to withstand glyphosate herbicides is responsible for the decline of monarch butterflies. As...

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EPA issues notice of intent to cancel Flubendiamide products

Pursuant to the Federal Insecticide, Fungicide and Rodenticide Act (FIFRA), the EPA recently announced its intent to cancel the registration of...

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Oregon groups seek to ban post-logging aerial herbicide spraying and strengthen forest laws

The Register-Guard reports that organizers in Oregon hope to put a measure on the November ballot banning aerial spraying of herbicides...