Industrial Agriculture Law and Policy Center: Publications

Inuit Circumpolar Council Alaska, Food Sovereignty and Self-Governance: Inuit Role in Managing Arctic Marine Resources (September 2020).

"Getting to the Meat of the Matter," ELI Vibrant Environment Blog (June 2020).

Micah Bradley and Linda Breggin, "Public Nuisance Lawsuits May Mitigate Meat Industry's Environmental Impact," ELI Vibrant Environment Blog (April 2020).

What Can Animal Law Learn from Environmental Law?, ELI Press (2nd ed.), ed. Randall Abate (2020).

Edwin Kisiel, "Using Indirect Regulation to Reduce Environmental Damage From Farming," The Environmental Law Reporter 10831 (September 2019).

Peter Lehner, "Agriculture" in Legal Pathways to Deep Decarbonization, eds. Michael Gerrard and John Dernbach (2019).

Anca Padurau and Vytenis Andriukatisi, "From Farm to Fork, EU's Food Rules Fair to All," The Environmental Forum Vol. 36, No. 1 (January/February 2019).

Nina Pusic and Dave Rejeski, "Cellular Agriculture: A Comparative Analysis of Press Coverage in the United States, the United Kingdom, & France (2013-2018)" (September 2018).

Peter Lehner, "Agronomy: Feeding More with Less," The Environmental Forum Vol. 34, No. 3 (May/June 2017). 

Margaret Mellon, "Biotechnology: Harvest of Failure," The Environmental Forum Vol. 34, No. 3 (May/June 2017). 

Linda Breggin and Bruce Myers, "Tackling the Problem of CAFOs and Climate Change: A New Path to Improved Animal Welfare?" in What Can Animal Law Learn from Environmental Law? (1st ed.), ed. Randall Abate (2015).

Bruce Myers, "Livestock's Hoof Print," The Environmental Forum Vol. 31, No. 2 (March/April 2014). (This piece was reproduced as ELI Policy Brief #8.)

Linda Breggin, “Urban Agriculture Initiatives Grow,” The Environmental Forum Vol. 30, No. 5 (September/October 2013). 

Mary Jane Angelo, Jason J. Czarnezki, and William S. Eubanks II, Food, Agriculture, and Environmental Law, ELI Press (2013).

Linda Breggin and Bruce Myers, "Subsidies with Responsibilities: Placing Stewardship and Disclosure Conditions on Government Payments to Large-Scale Commodity Crop Operations," 37 Harvard Environmental Law Review 487 (2013).

David Mehlman, Julie Morse, and Kevin Morse, "Farming for Wildlife: Using the Farm Bill to Create Wetland Habitat on Working Farms," National Wetlands Newsletter Vol 33, No. 1 (2011).

Press on ELI's farm subsidy research:

Use agriculture rules, not environmental regs to curb farm runoff -- report,” by Amanda Peterka, E&E reporter, Environment & Energy Daily, June 28, 2012 (Copyright 2012 Environment and Energy Publishing LLC. Reprinted with permission.)

Institute’s Report Urges Large-Scale Farmers Receiving Subsidies to Limit Nutrient Runoff,” Daily Environmental Report, 126 DEN A-10, July 2, 2012 (Copyright 2012 The Bureau of National Affairs, Inc. (800-372-1033) Reprinted with permission.)

Senators Add Conservation Requirements To Crop Insurance In Farm Bill,” Inside EPA’s Water Policy Report, Vol. 21, No. 14, July 2, 2012 (Copyright 2012 Inside Washington Publishers. Reprinted with permission.)

Linda Breggin, Bruce Myers, and Meredith Wilensky, "It's Time to Put a Price Tag on the Environmental Impacts of Commodity Crop Agriculture," 43 Environmental Law Reporter 10130 (Feb. 2013). 

Bruce Myers, "The Adverse Effects of Animal Husbandry," The Environmental Forum Vol. 29, No. 3, (May/June 2012).