Legal Resources

UVM Agricultural Business’s Legal Education and Environmental Regulation Fact Sheets: A series of resources compiled from 2016-2017 to help farmers transition to a new set of Required Agricultural Practices (RAPs)

A Legal Guide to the Business of Farming in Vermont by Annette Higby

UVM’s Transferring the Farm video series: Over 30 short videos with farm case studies exploring estate planning, retirement planning, legal instruments, liability and family communication.

Farm Legal and Tax Series, 2015: University of Minnesota  This 24-part series includes information about contracts, bankruptcy, mortgages and other personal property issues. University of Minnesota Farm Tax and Legal Webpage



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