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Agricultural Law

Lea en español What is Agricultural Law? Agricultural law refers to those statutes, rulings and regulations related to a broad range of activities: Soil preparation Gardening Seed planting Crop harvesting Bee-raising Dairy operations Poultry Ranching Generally, the laws govern these activities as they are carried out in a commercial setting. The Source of Agricultural Laws […]

Agricultural Law

Agricultural Law and policy encompasses plants, animals, land use and use of food products. In the United States, policy regarding agriculture, farming and food is made and executed by the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA). President Abraham Lincoln founded the USDA in 1862, during a time when the United States was a largely agrarian […]

Agriculture law

Agriculture includes soil preparation, seed planting, apiculture (bee-raising), dairying, poultry, ranching, crop harvesting, gardening, horticulture and viticulture. Usually, laws grouped under the heading “agricultural law” relate to the production of the fruits of these activities as they are passed in a commercial setting. There are several federal statutes that subsidize, regulate or otherwise directly affect […]