A program growing in popularity received a cash infusion to keep oysters growing.
Thousands of chickens are killed in a massive fire on the Eastern Shore.
Officials at Perdue farms say 6,000 chicks were killed in a fire at its research facility near Pocomoke City.
Perdue Farms and an Eastern Shore contract grower who successfully defended a poultry pollution suit should be awarded attorney fees to discourage similar suits in the future, attorneys said in filings Thursday.
A New York-based environmental group that sued Perdue Farms and an Eastern Shore contract grower said Wednesday it won’t appeal a federal judge’s ruling in an alleged poultry pollution case.
Perdue Farms is seeking up to $2.5 million in attorney fees following its victory in a poultry pollution case that has been closely watched by environmentalist and agriculture interests for its potential impact on the industry.
A federal judge in Baltimore has ruled in favor of a chicken farmer in a pollution lawsuit that had broad implications for the state’s poultry industry.
Testimony has ended in Baltimore in a closely watched environmental lawsuit against an Eastern Shore chicken grower and poultry giant Perdue Farms Inc.
Environmentalists may be targeting poultry giant Perdue, but they’re doing it by going after one small farm.
A Maryland chicken farmer at the center of a pollution lawsuit that could affect the state’s poultry industry said Thursday that the battle has been stressful for his family and has made him paranoid.
An environmental group says emails they obtained through the Freedom of Information Act show a close relationship between Maryland Gov. Martin O’Malley and an attorney for Perdue Farms Inc.
Lawyers have not reached a settlement in a poultry pollution case filed by a University of Maryland environmental law clinic.