Law Bulletins and Fact Sheets

Agritourism

Ohio's Agritourism Law

 

Farm Animals and People: Liability Issues for Agritourism

 

Food Sales at Agritourism Operations: Legal Issues

 

Agritourism Immunity Laws in the United States

 

Agritousim Activities and Zoning

 

Agritourism and Insurance

Drones

The New FAA Rule for Using Drones on the Farm

Farmland Leasing

Creating an Enforceable Farmland Lease

 

Legal Aspects of Ohio Farmland Leases

 

Leasing Your Land for Hunting

 

Protecting Your Interests in a Verbal Farm Lease

 

What's in Your Farmland Lease? A Checklist of Farm Lease Provisions

Food

Legally Selling Your Baked Goods at a Farmers Market

 

Vendor's Licenses and Sales Taxes at Ohio Farmers Markets

 

          Ohio's Cottage Food Law

 

Selling Eggs in Ohio:  Marketing and Regulations

 

Ohio's Home Bakery License: What's Required?

 

Sampling Home Based Food Products: Keeping Producers Responsible

 

Selling Foods at the Farm: When Do You Need a License?

Litigation

Laws that Provide Defenses for Agricultural Production Activities

Oil and Gas

Facing the Possibility of Leasing for Shale Gas Development

 

Income Tax Management of Oil and Gas Lease Payments

 

Oil and Gas Pipeline Easement Checklist

 

Testing Private Water Sources Near Oil and Gas Development

Property and Premises Liability

Do's and Don'ts of Dealing with Trespassers on the Farm

 

Ohio's Line Fence Law: Frequently Asked Questions

 

Okay to Play:  Ohio's Recreational User Statute Limits Liability for Hunters, Snowmobilers, and More

 

Leasing Your Land for Hunting

 

Ohio's Noxious Weed Laws

 

Ponds and Legal Liability in Ohio

 

Surface Water Drainage Rights

 

Timber Theft in Ohio

Roadways

Rules of the Road for Farm Machinery