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Embattled UMd. Environmental Law Clinic Wins Award

The University of Maryland says an environmental law clinic suing Perdue and an Eastern Shore poultry grower over farm runoff is being awarded for its work.

06/13/2012

Perdue

No Settlement In Md. Poultry Pollution Suit

Lawyers have not reached a settlement in a poultry pollution case filed by a University of Maryland environmental law clinic.

03/29/2012

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Delegate Wants To Ban Arsenic In Chicken Feed

A Maryland lawmaker said Wednesday that poultry feed containing a known carcinogen should be banned from Maryland farms even though its maker has already stopped selling it voluntarily.

02/08/2012

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Franchot Helps Put Together Poultry Summit

At the region’s first Delmarva Poultry Summit at Salisbury University on Wednesday, Peter Franchot reminded a diverse audience that two years ago, growers on Maryland’s Eastern Shore produced $640 million worth of poultry, with Wicomico County’s share alone totaling $250 million.

12/15/2011

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O’Malley Criticizes Suit Against Poultry Farms

Gov. Martin O’Malley is criticizing a lawsuit filed by a University of Maryland environmental law clinic against an Eastern Shore poultry farm over pollution concerns.

11/18/2011

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Md. Officials Say No Poultry Deaths After All

Maryland agriculture officials say there were no poultry deaths in Maryland after all due to Hurricane Irene.

09/01/2011

Chickens and other farm animals

Pew Report: Large Numbers Of Poultry On Fewer Farms Unsustainable

Industry groups are criticizing a new report on the environmental impact of waste from poultry operations.

07/27/2011

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Md. Sen.: Allen Foods Bankruptcy Devastating

A Maryland state senator says the bankruptcy filing of Delaware’s Allen Family Foods is devastating news for his Eastern Shore district.

06/16/2011

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Fire Breaks Out At Warwick, Md. Poultry Farm

Authorities say a large wind-swept fire has ripped through a poultry farm in Warwick, burning buildings and drawing more than 150 firefighters.

04/05/2011

Perdue

Poultry Giant Perdue Going Solar With 11K Panels

Perdue is greening its Salisbury corporate headquarters with the installation of thousands of solar panels.

01/20/2011

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