THE AG & FOOD LAW UPDATE: MARCH 8, 2017
- March 8, 2017
- Mark Camarigg
A comprehensive summary of today’s judicial, legislative, and regulatory developments in agriculture and food. Email important additions to: camarigg at uark.edu ANNOUNCEMENT: Join us...
Horticulture Field Day in Hope, AR
- June 16, 2016
- Mark Camarigg
Agritourism is the focus at today’s Horticulture Field Day at the Southwest Research and Extension Center in Hope, Arkansas. Food preservation,...
Oregon court rules on conditional use permits for land zoned for exclusive farm use
- February 9, 2016
- Cade Collister
Posted February 9, 2016 Last week, the Court of Appeals of Oregon considered the definition of the term “private park” as...
PA Township Rejects Proposed Agritourism Zoning Amendment
- May 21, 2014
Posted May 21, 2014 Supervisors of a Pennsylvania Township recently rejected a proposed amendment that would have allowed agricultural tourism...
Virginia Groups Compromise for New Agritourism Bill
- January 20, 2014
Posted January 20, 2014 A new bill addressing the rights of Virginia farmers to conduct agritourism activities was introduced after...
Judge Hears Arguments in NC Agritourism Lawsuit
- January 17, 2014
Posted January 17, 2014 A North Carolina Superior Court judge recently heard arguments on whether a farm can operate a...
Oregon Appeals Court Limits Agritourism Activities
- December 13, 2013
Posted December 13, 2013 In Greenfield v. Multnomah County, 259 Or. App. 687 (2013), the Oregon Court of Appeals considered state...
NALC Resource: State Law Clearinghouse
- October 22, 2013
Posted October 22, 2013 The State Law Clearinghouse, available here, is a free resource provided by the National Agricultural Law...
Three Injured in Tractor Crash at Farm’s Fall Festivities
- October 18, 2013
Posted October 18, 2013 Three people were injured after a tractor rolled into at ditch at a Bedford County, Virginia...
NY Governor Welcomes 14 Newly-Licensed Farm Breweries
- October 16, 2013
Posted October 16, 2013 New York Governor Andrew M. Cuomo welcomed 14 newly-licensed farm breweries that have opened as a...
Three States Pass New “Agritourism” Liability Protection Laws
- May 1, 2013
As the legislative sessions for many states are wrapping up, three states have recently passed agritourism statutes designed to reduce help...
U.S. Agritourism Statutes
- September 17, 2012
Agritourism is one of the fastest growing agricultural endeavors in the country. As part of an ongoing focus on agritourism operations...
Upcoming March 16 Workshop for Foresters and Loggers
- March 12, 2012
The National Agricultural Law Center, along with the University of Arkansas Division of Agriculture Cooperative Extension Service and the LSU...
Upcoming Webinars on Legal Issues in Recreational Land Use
- February 29, 2012
On Thursday, March 1, 2012 at 11:30 a.m. (Central) a free, producer-oriented webinar will be offered that focuses on landowner liability...