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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...

THE AG & FOOD LAW UPDATE: AUGUST 4, 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: NMFS, PACA,...

THE AG & FOOD LAW UPDATE: AUGUST 1, 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 SNAP,...

THE AG & FOOD LAW UPDATE: JULY 27, 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 SNAP,...

WEBINAR: Navigating Wetlands Issues in Agriculture

Last week the Agricultural & Food Law Consortium presented the webinar, “CWA, 404 & WOTUS: Navigating Wetlands Issues in Agriculture.” The...

THE AG & FOOD LAW UPDATE: JULY 21, 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 water...

Federal court rules nursery owner violated Clean Water Act

A federal court in California recently ruled that a nursery owner violated the Clean Water Act by plowing his property and...

June 2016 issue of Ocean and Coastal Case Alert now available

The National Sea Grant Law Center is pleased to offer the June 2016 issue of Ocean and Coastal Case Alert. The...

Supreme Court rules for landowners in wetlands case

The Supreme Court ruled unanimously Tuesday in the case U.S. Army Corps of Engineers v. Hawkes Co., Inc., that Army Corps of...

Mid-South ag, environmental law conference April 21-22

By Mary Hightower Handling agricultural bankruptcies, federal wetland regulations and a keynote about ag trade with Cuba are all part of...

Western Environmental Law Center releases report on agricultural pollution

The Western Environmental Law Center released a report today, Agricultural Pollution in Puget Sound: Inspiration to Change Washington’s Reliance on Voluntary...

Colorado debates use of rain barrels for household collection of rainwater

The Denver Post reports that the Colorado Senate Agriculture, Natural Resources and Energy Committee passed a bill this week to legalize...

Iowa Farm Bureau funds legal defense for county drainage districts

According to the Storm Lake Times, the Iowa Farm Bureau and other commodity groups are paying legal fees for county drainage...

Texas Supreme Court rules on surface water rights

In an apparent victory for farmers and longtime water rights holders, the Texas Supreme Court recently affirmed a decision limiting the...

Third Annual Mid-South Agricultural and Environmental Law Conference, April 21-22

Posted February 18, 2016 Agriculture in the Mid-South is uniquely impacted by changes and developments in state, federal, and international laws...

Federal regulations issued for large-scale fish farming

The first-ever federal regulations for large-scale fish farming in the ocean were recently issued, opening a new frontier in the harvesting...

Supreme Court to decide CWA dispute

Posted December 15, 2015 The U.S. Supreme Court has agreed to decide whether property owners can challenge the federal government in court,...

Court places hold on water rule nationwide

Posted October 12,2015 A U.S. court on Friday issued an order temporarily blocking the implementation of a federal water rule...

Ruling mandates stricter ag runoff limits

Posted August 24, 2015 A Sacramento Superior Court judge has ordered the state to write stricter controls for agriculture water...

Twelve states challenging CWA rule to be heard together

Posted August 3, 2015 A dozen lawsuits against the newly finalized “waters of the United States” (WOTUS) rule are scheduled...