WASHINGTON (FNS) -- The fate of millions of dollars in generic advertising for produce, as well as milk and other commodities, rests now with the Supreme Court, which has begun to hear arguments in a case challenging the constitutionality of marketing programs. The dispute stems from a 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals ruling that said forcing growers to pay into a promotional fund violates their free-speech rights. If upheld by the Supreme Court, the entire U.S. Department of ...

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