Judge sets mediation for black farmers’ dispute with seed company

By Published: January 06, 2019 10:16 AM CT

A federal judge in Memphis Thursday ordered a mediation period in black farmers' lawsuit alleging they were sold defective soybean seeds as part of a racially motivated conspiracy.

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agriculture Black Farmers and Agriculturalists Association lawsuit soybean seeds Stine Seed Co.
Wayne Risher

Wayne Risher

Business news reporter, 43-year veteran of print journalism, 35-year resident of Memphis, University of Georgia alumnus and proud father and spouse of University of Memphis graduates.


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