In 2011, the Maryland General Assembly gave the University System of Maryland a new assignment: preserve Maryland’s family farms and help their owners address the complicated legal issues associated with agricultural estates and trusts, regulatory compliance, and other public policies comprising what is known as agriculture law.
This half-day workshop will cover different business structures and associated protections and risks, labor and employment issues, taxes, farm liability, and more.
This webinar series will provide information for identifying and addressing risks associated with each type of operation and give simple ideas for how risks can be prevented.
Farm Succession Workshops
At the series of farm succession workshops, participants will walk away with the tools they need to start developing a farm succession plan and prepare the next generation to keep the farming operation successful.
Guide to Drafting A Produce Recall
While there is no “one size fits all” recall plan, this guide, together with the Model Recall Plan will help each farmer create a specific plan to fit his or her operation’s needs.