Ninth Circuit Busy With Decisions Impacting Ag Law

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Photo in image is of hen.  Photo by Edwin Remsberg


The Ninth Circuit and the Northern District of California recently issued a trio of decisions related to agricultural law.  In this podcast, Paul provides an overview of those cases and their potential impact. Continue reading

Freedom of Information Act, Agriculture, and a Recent Eighth Circuit Decision


Photo by Edwin Remsberg.  Aerial image of dairy farm in Maryland.

Recently, the Eighth Circuit Court of Appeals issued a decision in American Farm Bureau v. EPA.  This case involved American Farm Bureau Federation and National Pork Producers Council bringing an action in federal court to challenge EPA’s decision to find information involving concentrated animal feeding operation operators was not exempt from disclosure under the Freedom of Information Act. Continue reading