Partnership Publications

Contents

Access to Land

Conservation and Environmental Regulations

Farm Financing

Local Production

Marketing

Access to Land

"The Landowners Guide to Sustainable Farm Leasing," Drake Agricultural Law Center (2011).

  • A tool for educating landowners on how farm leases can be used to enable sustainable practices.
  • Includes considerations and provisions for assisting beginning farmers.
"Leasing to a New Small Farmer"

Interviews with new farmers, landowners, and other agricultural experts shed light on the benefits of leasing land to small, diversified farmers.

Conservation and Environmental Regulation

A Livestock Producers Guide to: Nuisance, Land Use Control, and Environmental Law, Neil Hamilton (1992).

What Farmers Need to Know About Environmental Law, Neil Hamilton (1990).

Farm Financing

Local Production

"Assembling Success"

Matt Russell describes key considerations in making a new farm enterprise a success.

Marketing

Selling to Institutions: An Iowa Farmer's Guide, Robert Luedeman and Neil D. Hamilton (2003).

Farmers' Markets Rules, Regulations and Opportunities, Neil D. Hamilton (2002).

The Legal Guide for Direct Farm Marketing, Neil D. Hamilton (1999).

A Farmer's Legal Guide to Production Contracts, Neil D. Hamilton (1995).