Note: this post should not be considered legal advise.
Everyone starts a business and hopes that it will eventually will grow and become successful. Farmers are no different in these aspirations. A recent decision from Idaho illustrates why sometime that dream may not always be realistic. Before we look at the case let me point out, right-to-farm (RTF) laws vary from state-to-state and the outcome may not be the same in Maryland. Maryland’s right-to-farm law does require mediation before going to court which could potentially change the outcome. I highlight the case to give you something to think about if you are considering expanding an existing operation.Read More