Farmers are challenged daily by a variety of external factors: fluctuating markets, the unpredictability of Mother Nature, and perhaps the most challenging of all: the vast, ever-changing array of local, state, and Federal laws. Every new law hasthe potential to bring a new government inspector out to the farm to ensure the farmer is in compliance. But when can this stranger enter, and when can they be turned away?
The fact sheet When Can the Government Enter Your Farm? gives Maryland farmers and landowners an explanation of their legal rights and outlined by federal and state laws.