Separation of church and farmer. When a family decided to build a dairy in rural Indiana, a church camp facility a half mile downwind took them to court, citing: The dairy impinged on freedom of worship.
When physical injury occurs in agriculture, the loss often leads directly to a courtroom. While producers are quick to focus on the penalties of OSHA regulations, civil suits are capable of swallowing an operation whole.
With the crank of a Case IH Quadtrac, John Duarte unwittingly poked leviathan and unleashed the highest levels of government regulation on his farmland. The annals of bureaucratic overreach are packed with stories of dr