Al Ricciardi represents independent dairies and consumers against federal protection... more
Al Ricciardi represents independent dairies and consumers against federal protection of large dairy interests At most dairy farms in this country, raw milk is shipped to manufacturers to be processed into bottled milk, ice cream, cheese and other dairy products. At the same time, true to the spirit of free enterprise, a few dozen independent, entrepreneurial U.S. "producer-distributors" have t... view profile
Agriculture law sets rules for cultivating soil and planting, raising, and harvesting crops. Other regulated activities include dairy farming, poultry farming, and ranching. With the increasing use of biotechnology and biochemical engineering, agricultural activities can have a major impact on the environment. Because we are exposed to so many agricultural products (flowers, plants, wood, fish, eggs, milk, leather, fruit, vegetables, meat, sugar, plastic, cotton, fabric, fuels, and pharmaceuticals, to name a few), agriculture law includes many safety and quality control regulations. If you are concerned about a farming practice or process, an agriculture lawyer can help.