Center for Agricultural and Shale Law Posts Agriculture Law Weekly Review
- July 10, 2017
This past week’s Agricultural Law Weekly Review has been posted on the Penn State Agricultural Law Blog by research assistant Joseph...
THE AG & FOOD LAW UPDATE: MAY 22, 2017
- May 22, 2017
A comprehensive summary of today’s judicial, legislative, and regulatory developments in agriculture and food. Email important additions HERE. JUDICIAL: Includes renewable energy, biotechnology,...
Summary of recent state GMO legislation
- May 16, 2017
Below is a summary of recent GMO legislation by state. Each listing provides a link to the legislative text. Email important additions...
THE AG & FOOD LAW UPDATE: APRIL 14, 2017
- April 14, 2017
A comprehensive summary of today’s judicial, legislative, and regulatory developments in agriculture and food. Email important additions HERE. ANNOUNCEMENT: Join us Thursday, April 20, at...
Center for Agricultural and Shale Law Posts Agricultural Law Weekly Review
- January 26, 2017
The latest installment of the Penn State Center for Agricultural and Shale Law’s Agricultural Law Weekly Review is now available. Topics...
Comment deadline on Update to the Coordinated Framework for the Regulation of Biotechnology is tomorrow
- October 31, 2016
Tomorrow is the deadline to submit comments on the Update to the Coordinated Framework for the Regulation of Biotechnology. The Update...
Upcoming webinar on biotechnology discovery CRISPR
- September 14, 2016
Next Wednesday, September 21, the Agricultural & Food Law Consortium will present CRISPR: A Biotechnology Breakthrough and an Inventorship Quandary, as...
FDA approves genetically engineered salmon
- November 20, 2015
Posted November 20, 2015 The FDA has approved AquaBounty Technologies’ application for AquAdvantage Salmon, an Atlantic salmon that reaches market...
Greenhouse gas analysis, EPA accepting comments
- July 15, 2015
Posted July 15, 2015 The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) is inviting comment on its analysis of the greenhouse gas (GHG)...
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,...
Federal judge rules Maui County GMO ban invalid
- July 2, 2015
Posted July 2, 2015 A federal judge ruled that a Maui County ban on the cultivation of genetically engineered (GMO)...
USDA Creates GMO-Free Certification Label
- May 18, 2015
Posted May 18, 2015 The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) has developed a new government certification and labeling for foods...
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...
Regulators Approve GMO Apples, Resist Browning
- February 17, 2015
Posted February 17, 2015 U.S. regulators have approved two genetically engineered apple varieties designed to resist browning, according to an...
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...