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on September 14, 2017

USDA faces lawsuit over organic poultry welfare rights

Organic Trade Association demands the USDA implement rules regarding chickens’ rights to roam

A May 11 announcement by the Agricultural Marketing Services (AMS) said that the United State Department of Agriculture (USDA) and the Trump administration would be putting a six-month hold on animal welfare requirements that were set by the Obama administration. Now the Organic Trade Association (OTA) is suing the USDA…

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