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Drakes Bay Oyster Company Gets 30 More Days as Restaurants File Lawsuit to Keep Farm Going

Drakes Bay Oyster Company Gets 30 More Days as Restaurants File Lawsuit to Keep Farm Going

| July 28, 2014 | 1 Comment

Drakes Bay Oyster Company is the one of largest operating oyster farms in California, and after month’s of legal battles, it’s being ordered to shut down by the federal government who has refused to renew the farm’s lease on park land. But a group of restaurant owners have filed a last minute lawsuit to keep this important local food source afloat.

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Poultry Farmers to Fight Back on California Cage-Free Egg Law

Poultry Farmers to Fight Back on California Cage-Free Egg Law

| March 7, 2014 | 2 Comments

Missouri farmers will file a lawsuit against California over its law barring the sale of eggs from producers whose chickens are raised in small cages. The plaintiffs say the law is unconstitutional.

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Trader Joe’s Caught in Sticky Lawsuit Over Peanut Butter Pretzels

Trader Joe’s Caught in Sticky Lawsuit Over Peanut Butter Pretzels

| February 21, 2014 | 0 Comments

Creating the salty-sweet snack was a bit of a technological marvel. And the company that claims to have invented it says Trader Joe’s has unfairly cut it out of the pretzel marketplace.

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Farmers And Their Cooperative Settle Lawsuit On Fixing The Price Of Milk

Farmers And Their Cooperative Settle Lawsuit On Fixing The Price Of Milk

| January 23, 2013 | 0 Comments

Farmers in the Southeast had accused their own food cooperative, the Dairy Farmers of America, of striking a deal that created a milk monopoly and suppressed the price paid for raw milk. In settling the case, the cooperative said it did nothing wrong.

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