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Sep 11, 2019

In this episode, Paul discusses the debt increases to Chapter 12 bankruptcy that were recently passed by Congress.  Some argue that this change is needed based on increasing farm size and increasing land values, but others argue this change could lead to increased lending costs to producers.  Materials discussed in this...


Aug 28, 2019

In this episode, Paul discusses Maryland's laws on fencing livestock in and how county codes can modify the state's law.

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Aug 14, 2019

In this episode, Paul discusses when private citizens might have the right to make a citizen's arrest in Maryland.  Although it will be discussed you do in limited situations in Maryland have this right, you should never exercise the right.  Materials discussed in this episode:


Jul 31, 2019

In this episode, Paul provides an update in the Syngenta settlement in the MIR162 class action lawsuits.  Corn growers should hopefully begin to see checks in February 2020.

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Jul 17, 2019

 

 

In this episode, Paul posts the audio from a recent webinar he did covering ag labor issues. 

Recent high profile animal welfare videos have highlighted issues when employees can cause problems for livestock operations. Many farms should take a moment to review their hiring practices and how they train employees...