The operations of Panasonic, logistics company Singamas Container Holdings and, reportedly, Deere & Co. have also been disrupted.
The government initially seized more than $60,000 from the farm’s bank account in 2012, accusing the owners of violating banking laws by making cash deposits in amounts just under $10,000 to avoid paperwork required by the Bank Secrecy Act.
An employee directed the mislabeling 25,000 pounds of farm-raised, imported shrimp as wild-caught shrimp from the U.S.
The avian flu virus spread to the Midwest in the spring, affecting 15 states, with Iowa, Minnesota and Nebraska losing the most birds.
North Dakota is leading a lawsuit filed on June 29 challenging the Obama administration rule that gives federal agencies authority to protect some streams, tributaries and wetlands under the Clean Water Act.