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Pennsylvania Senate Agriculture and Rural Affairs Committee Hearing:  Utility Scale Solar Development and Agricultural Land in Pennsylvania, September 21, 2021, at 9:00 am.  Agenda, witness list and live streaming are available here.
Antitrust:  Minnesota Federal Court Denies All
Continue Reading Agricultural Law Weekly Review – Week Ending September 17, 2021

Antitrust: White House Announces Intent to Address Effects on Consumers, Farmers and Ranchers of Meat Processing Industry ConsolidationOn September 8, 2021, The White House published a policy outline on its official website titled “Addressing Concentration in the Meat-Processing Industry
Continue Reading Agricultural Law Weekly Review – Week Ending September 10, 2021

WOTUS: Arizona Federal Court Vacates 2020 Navigable Waters Protection RuleOn August 30, 2021, the U.S. District Court for the District of Arizona issued an order vacating and remanding the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA) 2020 Navigable Waters Protection Rule (NWPR)
Continue Reading Agricultural Law Weekly Review – Week Ending September 3, 2021

Pesticides/Herbicides: EPA Invalidates all Chlorpyrifos Tolerance Levels, Prohibits Use on FoodOn August 18, 2021, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) announced a final rule invalidating all “tolerances” for chlorpyrifos and stating the agency’s intent to cancel all registered food uses
Continue Reading Agricultural Law Weekly Review – Week Ending August 20, 2021

Pesticides/Herbicides: California State Appellate Court Affirms Verdict in Pilliod v. MonsantoOn August 9, 2021, the Court of Appeal for the State of California issued an opinion affirming the jury verdict in a glyphosate products liability claim against Monsanto/Bayer.  Pilliod et
Continue Reading Agricultural Law Weekly Review – Week Ending August 13, 2021