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.
These publications discuss laws and regulations associated with full-time employees, seasonal workers, and interns.
Visit our food safety page to access information and resources to support your operation.
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.
2018 Agricultural and Environmental Law Conference
The ALEI Annual Agricultural and Environmental Law Conference is an opportunity to learn how to navigate the complex system of laws that Maryland farmers face. Maryland Pesticide Applicator Credits Available.