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Types of property rights

Urban Ag home | Table of contents Ownership Owning land gives the owner all rights to the property. The owner has the absolute power to enter the land and use it for any lawful purpose. The owner has the power to decide who else may enter the land, when they may enter and what they may do while...

Your Land, Your Legacy, Planning for Every Maryland Landowner

Making decisions about the future of your land may seem overwhelming. It can be difficult to initiate conversations with your family, to sort out the different professionals involved in estate planning, and to know how to take the first step. Try not to get overwhelmed—the hardest step is often the...

The Future of Penn's Woods: 2015 Private Forest Landowners Conference

Friday, Mar. 20, 2015 - 8:00am to Saturday, Mar. 21, 2015 - 5:00pm
Blair County Convention Center
The Center for Private Forests at Penn State and our partners are excited to share in the second Pennsylvania Private Forest Landowner Conference. Our goal is to provide private woodland owners with resources that will help them care for their lands. These private forests provide diverse benefits...

Agricultural Leasing in Maryland (FS-971)

As we approach the end of the year, many farmers and their landlords will be making decisions on renewing land leases. Should the rent be increased? Should additional terms be included? As you begin these discussions, farmers and landlords should consider reviewing Agricultural Leasing in Maryland...

10th Annual Small Farm Conference

Friday, Nov. 8, 2013 - 1:00pm to Saturday, Nov. 9, 2013 - 5:00pm
University of Maryland Eastern Shore
The 10th Annual Small Farm Conference is a two day event to provide a venue for farmers, landowners and supporters of agriculture to come together to network and learn about new opportunities and strategies that promote farm profitability and sustainability. The conference will offer several traks...

"A Farmer on Your Land" - Land Linking for Landowners and Farmers

Tuesday, Sep. 24, 2013 - 6:00pm to 8:30pm
Agriculture Resource Center and Farm Park
"A Farmer on Your Land" - Land Linking for Landowners and Farmers Tuesday, September 24, 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm Agricultural Resource Center and Farm Park - 1114 Shawan Road, Cockeysville, MD 21030 NO CHARGE, but donations accepted here Light meal provided A workshop for landowners and farmers who seek...
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