Archive for October, 2022

2022 Ag and Environmental Law Conference Keynote Panel to Explore Important Features of the 2023 Farm Bill.

2022 Ag and Environmental Law Conference Keynote Panel to Explore Important Features of the 2023 Farm Bill.

    Author – Samantha Fairbanks This year’s Agriculture and Environmental Law Conference keynote panel will discuss the 2023 Farm Bill. The panel features Dr. Stephanie Mercier, an agricultural policy consultant, alongside Dr. Roger Cryan, the Chief Economist at the American Farm Bureau Federation. The discussion will revolve around themes policymakers will likely consider in drafting the upcoming farm bill, including Farm Production and Conservation; Trade and Foreign Agricultural Affairs; Rural Development; and Food and […]

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MDE Assistant Secretary Devon Dodson to Highlight New Environmental Justice Screening Tool at 2022 Ag and Environmental Law Conference

MDE Assistant Secretary Devon Dodson to Highlight New Environmental Justice Screening Tool at 2022 Ag and Environmental Law Conference

    Author – Samantha Fairbanks The Agriculture Law Education Initiative’s (ALEI) 2022 Agriculture and Environmental Law Conference will feature a panel discussing environmental justice (EJ) in Maryland. Specifically, the panel will explore how a new EJ screening tool and recent changes to state law will impact equity. This panel features Maryland Department of the Environment (MDE) Assistant Secretary Devon Dodson alongside student attorneys from the Maryland Carey Law Environmental Law Clinic. The panel will […]

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