Center for Agricultural and Shale Law Posts Agricultural Law Weekly Review
- April 11, 2016
The latest installment of the Penn State Center for Agricultural and Shale Law’s Agricultural Law Weekly Review is available for viewing...
USDA awards $5.2 million in grants for nanotechnology research
- April 4, 2016
The United States Department of Agriculture recently announced an investment of over $5.2 million to support nanotechnology research at 11 universities....
Perdue Farms to eliminate antibiotic use in poultry
- March 8, 2016
The Wall Street Journal reports that Perdue Farms Inc. will eliminate antibiotics used in chicken it sells as nuggets and strips...
USDA to determine whether cottonseed can be designated an “other oilseed
- January 26, 2016
- Cade Collister
Posted on January 26, 2016 A decision on whether USDA can make cottonseed an “other oilseed” is coming soon, according to...
Supreme Court to decide CWA dispute
- December 15, 2015
Posted December 15, 2015 The U.S. Supreme Court has agreed to decide whether property owners can challenge the federal government in court,...
California consumers can challenge organic food labels
- December 8, 2015
Posted December 8, 2015 The Supreme Court ruled that consumers could file lawsuits under California law alleging food products are...
Dry and semi-dry sausage production e-book available
- November 23, 2015
Posted November 23, 2015 The second installation from The Meat Processor’s Journal series is a compilation of expert knowledge, practices...
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...
FDA released rules for fruit and vegetable producers
- November 16, 2015
Posted November 16, 2015 To minimize the risk of serious adverse health consequences or death from consumption of contaminated produce,...
Judge drops charges on man who shot down drone
- October 29, 2015
Posted October 29, 2015 William Merideth, the man from Kentucky who shot down a drone earlier this year, was cleared...
FAA Accepting Drone Comments
- March 20, 2015
Posted March 20, 2015 The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) is proposing to amend its regulations to allow the operation of...
Agricultural Law Center Updates Bibliography
- July 25, 2014
Posted July 25, 2014 All updates to the Agricultural Law Bibliography for the second quarter of 2014 have been posted...
Second Chinese Citizen Arrested in Seed Theft Case
- July 4, 2014
Posted July 4, 2014 A second Chinese citizen has been charged by federal agents in an alleged scheme to steal high-tech...
Illinois Court Rules LLC is Not a Joint Venture, Member May File Lien Against LLC
- October 28, 2013
Posted October 28, 2013 In Peabody-Waterside Dev., LLC v. Island of Waterside, LLC, No. 5-12-0490, 2013 WL 4736714 (Ill. App....
Oct. 10 Webinar/CLE: (When) Can Private Citizens Enforce States’ Animal Welfare Laws?
- October 9, 2013
Posted October 9, 2013 The National Agricultural Law Center and the American Agricultural Law Association are co-sponsoring a webinar titled, “Enforcing...