Md. Bill Seeks To Limit Antibiotic Use In Livestock As Part Of 'Superbug' FightMaryland is considering limiting the use of human antibiotics in livestock as part of the battle against "superbugs."
Perdue Ends Controversial Practice, Activists Claim VictoryMaryland-based Perdue Farms says it will stop the controversial practice of inserting plastic into its male chickens' nostrils.
Perdue Farms Gifts $50K To Raise Oysters In MarylandA program growing in popularity received a cash infusion to keep oysters growing.
Perdue Fire On Eastern Shore Kills 8,000 ChickensThousands of chickens are killed in a massive fire on the Eastern Shore.
6,000 Chicks Die In Fire At Perdue FacilityOfficials at Perdue farms say 6,000 chicks were killed in a fire at its research facility near Pocomoke City.
Perdue, Grower Seek Attorney Fees For Failed SuitPerdue 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.
Environmental Group Won't Appeal Poultry Pollution CaseA 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 Seeks Up To $2.5M In Poultry Pollution CasePerdue 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.
Md. Chicken Farmer Prevails In Pollution LawsuitA 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 Ends In Closely Watched Md. Poultry SuitTestimony has ended in Baltimore in a closely watched environmental lawsuit against an Eastern Shore chicken grower and poultry giant Perdue Farms Inc.
Defense: Local Cows, Not Perdue Chickens To Blame For Polluting Md. StreamsEnvironmentalists may be targeting poultry giant Perdue, but they’re doing it by going after one small farm.
Farmer: Md. Poultry Lawsuit Stressed Out FamilyA 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.
Group: Emails Link O'Malley And Perdue LawyerAn 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.
No Settlement In Md. Poultry Pollution SuitLawyers have not reached a settlement in a poultry pollution case filed by a University of Maryland environmental law clinic.
Settlement Talks In Md. Poultry Pollution CaseAttorneys in a poultry pollution case filed by a University of Maryland environmental law clinic will try to settle the dispute during a conference in U.S. District Court in Baltimore.