In: Checkoff Programs
R-CALF sues USDA over beef checkoff advertising
- May 4, 2016
Per the Billings-Gazette, the Ranchers-Cattlemen Action Legal Fund, (R-CALF USA) filed a federal lawsuit Monday against the US Department of Agriculture....
Supreme Court rules raisin program is “unconstitutional”
- June 23, 2015
Posted June 23, 2015 In a 8-1 vote, the Supreme Court denied a raisin price-support program that dates back to...
USDA Seeking Input on New Beef Checkoff
- November 10, 2014
Posted November 10, 2014 The U.S. Department of Agriculture’s (USDA) Agricultural Marketing Service (AMS) is seeking public input to guide...
USDA Publishes Final Rule Establishing Paper Checkoff Program
- January 29, 2014
Posted January 29, 2014 The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) recently published a final rule for the Paper and Paper-based...
Federal Court Dismisses HSUS Lawsuit over Pork Slogan Sale
- September 30, 2013
Posted September 30, 2013 A U.S. District Court has dismissed a lawsuit filed by the Humane Society of the United...
Supreme Court Rules that Agricultural Marketing Agreement Act of 1937 Withdraws Tucker Act Jurisdiction; Takings Claim Can Be Raised as Affirmative Defense in USDA Enforcement Proceeding
- June 11, 2013
Posted: June 11, 2013 In action involving a constitutional challenge to the California Raisin Marketing Order under the Agricultural Marketing Agreement...
HSUS Files Suit Against NPPC Funding
- September 24, 2012
Earlier today, the Humane Society of the United States (HSUS) filed suit against the United States Department of Agriculture in...